Manchester Community Church
Thursday, June 27, 2019
Where people count and Christ is honored.

January 13, 2019


            Community Church                                                                                                           

                         January 13, 2019 

                                     10:00 a.m.                                                                  

           Second Sunday in Epiphany


Prelude                                                                               Annabell Curtis


Welcome/Announcements                                 Deacon Cindy Burnham


Introit                                                                MCC Senior Choir

Call to Worship                                   Rev. Donald Stanley Davenport

*Hymn                        Page 166         “We Three Kings”     (Vss. 1, 2 & 5)


Responsive Reading   #696         Psalm 24            Deacon Burnham   

*Gloria Patri   Page 623

Small Talk                                                S. S. Supt. Cheryl Cutliffe


Anthem                                  “Are Ye Able”                          MCC Choir

Pastoral Prayer, Lord’s Prayer                                  Pastor Don

Choral Amen



Offertory                                                                              Dick Cutliffe       

*Doxology & Prayer Page 625                                          Pastor Don


Hymn (Seated)      Page 101             “His Name Is Wonderful”


Scripture Lesson   Page 81       John 3:1-21                   Pastor Don   

Sermon                      “Come To the Light               Pastor Don


*Hymn                        Page 560         “For the Beauty of the Earth”


*Benediction                                                   Pastor Don

*Choral Response     Page 29      “Glorify Thy Name”      (1st verse)  

*Postlude                                                                    Annabell Curtis


*Please stand if possible


Deacon of the Month                                     Deacon Cindy Burnham

Ushers for Sunday                Nancy Gettig & Darlene Hawksley

Coffee Hour                                  Jean Davenport & Joan Morgan




2019 Coming Events



Jan          today             10:15/11:30 a.m.  Sunday School/Adult School

                        16                     6:15 p.m.             Choir

                        27                    11:30 a.m.          Annual Church Meeting





January 27th is our Annual Church Meeting and luncheon after church.  Please plan on attending.  All are welcome!



Upcoming “Cabin Fevah Releavah”– the sign-up sheet for those who want to participate will be coming down after the service today.  Please make sure your name is on it if you want to be a part of this production, which will probably take place the latter part of February.



“Blessings Food Basket” in the Sanctuary and across the street in the school bus shelter. Please bring in packaged foods that will not spoil or freeze. 



New or if your address, phone or email has changed let Arlene and Deanna know, so the registers are correct.



Deacon’s Announcement Sheets available on the back table.







To access Sunday Service Recordings - go to the Church’s website on the bottom of the home page click on Manchester Community Church services link or click on 2018 Sermon Titles, Bulletins link; click on Manchester Community Church services link. Then click on the service you want to watch.



                        “Prayer Vine”

Carol Ballard, Jeff Ballard, Kate Ballard-Murphy, Barbara Barber, Betsy Balch Barker, Len Bettis, Asher Bragdon, Lillian Bragg, Prescott Chapman (Theresa Farrington’s dad), Jeff Chisar, Sarah Chisar, Al Culmone, Joe Curtis, Logan Cutliffe, (Cutliffe’s grandson), Bill & Kim Dowling, Families in need of prayer, Ryan Gauthier, Anne Goldrup, Nancy Gettig, John Gragg, T. Hallett, Gina Harford, Margaret Harrington, Robert Hasson Jr, Bill Hawksley & family, Jackie Heath (Dylan & Jayden’s grandmother), Jackie Herber, Holly Hersey, Rebecca Jayne, Diana Johnson, Rev. Ernie Johnson, Dorian Jones, Bruce Keene, Gladys Keene, Adelaide Lake, Eva McKinnon, Faith (Beaudoin) McLaughlin, Lynn Messenger, Susan Miller, Ron Moody, Kaye Mooers, Bill Moore, Richard Newbegin, Dave Poulin, Bob Pushard, Julie Rogers, Debbie Rollins & family, Ciro Russo, Leon Strout, Peggy Struck, Rosemary & Christine Towne, Dottie Turmelle, Addie & Norman Weymouth, Jesse Whitman, Norman Whitman (Teddy Ware’s brother). Members of our Armed Forces and families.


Please take a look at the Prayer Vine and let Deanna know of any names that should be put on or taken off.           





                           “Manchester Community Church”

      21 Readfield Road, Manchester, ME. 04351

     Rev. Donald Stanley Davenport, Pastor

    Church office 207-622-0738      

           Pastor’s hours are Tuesday & Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

          Pastor Don is available for pastoral emergencies at 207-215-6838.

Church web site:

Deanna Mosher Hallett, Secretary/Clerk 207-441-6011

Linda Sweeney, Treasurer 207-622-4536

Mary Cloutier, Webmaster

             Arlene Gagnon, Senior Deacon

                                            Annabell Curtis, Organist