Manchester Community Church
Saturday, February 16, 2019
Where people count and Christ is honored.

June 10, 2018

 Manchester  Community Church

                June 10, 2018       

                   10:00 a.m.   

            Third Sunday after Pentecost       

                       Children’s Sunday  


 Prelude                                                                       Annabell Curtis     

Welcome/Announcements                                 Deacon John Gragg

Introit                                                                          MCC Senior Choir

Call to Worship                                Pastor Donald Stanley Davenport

*Hymn               Page 88                    “Fairest Lord Jesus”


Responsive Reading    #630    Teaching Children   Deacon Gragg

*Gloria Patri   Page 623


Small Talk                  “Children’s Story”                    Harold & Stella

Awards                                                                       Pastor Don


Anthem               “Go Now and Pass It On”              MCC Choir

Pastoral Prayer, Lord’s Prayer                               Pastor Don

Choral Amen



Offertory                                                                    Dick Cutliffe

*Doxology & Prayer Page 625


Hymn (Seated)           Page 580         “Jesus Loves the Little Children”

Scripture Lesson      Page 153         I Corinthians, Chapter 13    

Pastor Don

Sermon                         “Face to Face”                  Pastor Don


*Hymn                        Page 579               “Jesus Loves Me”


*Benediction                                                              Pastor Don

Sung Response   (Back cover)               ‘Go Now In Peace”    

 *Postlude                                                                  Annabell Curtis


*Please stand if possible

Deacon of the Month                                            Deacon John Gragg

Welcoming Ushers for today                                     Dylan & Michael

Offering Ushers for today                                   Genevieve & Jayden

Coffee Hour:                                                                       Youth Group


                                                                        Coming Events   


June                    11                   6:00 p.m.        Bldg Committee

                           12                  9:30 a.m.        “Spiritual Literacy” Discussion                        

                           13                  6:15 p.m.            Choir                         

                          14                   12 Noon            Ladies Group

                          17                                           Father’s Day

                     22 & 23      9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.   Summer Sale & Luncheon



“Spiritual Literacy”- the Sacred in everyday life discussed every Tuesday morning from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.  All are welcome.

Missions is asking for help to keep the food basket located across the street in the school bus shelter supplied with food items for the community.  For June would you please bring in peanut butter and jelly or jams. You can drop them off in the Community Food Basket across the street or the basket in the back of the Sanctuary.

Manchester Housing for the Elderly Annual Meeting will meet at the church on June 12th at 2 p.m.

Ladies Group will meet June 14th at 12 noon at church.  They will have pizza for lunch and play bingo.  All women welcome.

Summer Sale & Crabmeat Luncheon June 22nd & 23rd.  Our sale is getting close so if you have not cleaned out yet, time is running out.  We need items ASAP so we can get them sorted.  This year we are having crabmeat rolls along with cheeseburgers, hamburgers and hot dogs for lunch. If anyone would like to donate any of the needed food items or help on the sale, please let Deanna know.  Hope to see everyone there!




Anyone new or if your address, phone number or email has changed let Arlene Gagnon or Deanna Mosher Hallett know so the registers are correct.                                



Announcement Sheets for the Deacon of the Day are on the back table.


To access Sunday Services Recordings - go to the Church’s website on the bottom of the home page click on Manchester Community Church services link or click on 2017 Sermon Titles, Bulletins link; click on Manchester Community Church services link. Then click on the service you want to watch.



              “Prayer Vine”

Heidi Smith Arsenault, Carol Ballard, Jeff Ballard, Kate Ballard-Murphy, Barbara Barber, Betsy Balch Barker, Erik Bates (Sue Bourne’s nephew), Eleanor Benner, Len Bettis, Asher Bragdon, Lillian Bragg, Prescott Chapman (Theresa Farrington’s dad), Jeff Chisar, Sarah Chisar, Gwen Christianson, Al Culmone, Marty Curtis, Logan Cutliffe, (Cutliffe’s grandson), Bill & Kim Dowling, families in need of prayer, Ryan Gauthier, Raymond Gay, Anne Goldrup, Nancy Gettig, John Gragg, Kevin Haley, T. Hallett, Gina Harford, Robert Hasson Jr, Bill Hawksley & family, Jackie Heath (Dylan & Jayden’s grandmother), Holly Hersey, Rebecca Jayne, Diana Johnson, Rev. Ernie Johnson, Dorian Jones, Bruce Keene, Adelaide Lake, Bob Landry, Doreen MacArthur (the Plante’s sister-in-law), Faith (Beaudoin) McLaughlin, Lynn Messenger, Donna Misner, Ron Moody, Kaye Mooers, Bill Moore, Bob Pushard, Debbie Rollins & family, Ciro Russo, Chuck Silsby Jr., Peggy Struck, Rosemary & Christine Towne, Dottie Turmelle, Pat VanOrman, Teddy Ware, Jesse Whitman, Norman Whitman (Teddy Ware’s brother), Phyllis & John Wing. Members of our Armed Forces and families.

Please leave a note in the “Secretary/Clerk” mail box in Johnson Hall for any names that need to be added or taken off the Prayer Vine.  Thank you.


“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