Manchester Community Church
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July 27, 2014 Bulletin

Manchester Community Church

July 27, 2014 – 10:00 a. m.


Prelude                                                                Annabell Curtis

Welcome and Announcements                         Pastor Jack L. Daniel


*Opening Hymn   Pg. 461      “He Leadeth Me”


Lord’s Prayer           


Old Testament Reading   No.702   Psalm  46   Deacon Bob Tweedie

*Gloria Patri

       Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Ghost.

       As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be.

      World without end.  AMEN. AMEN.


Goodnews Mystery Box


Prayers of the People      



Offertory            “On the Authority”                           Dick Cutliffe


Praise God from whom all blessings flow

Praise Him all creatures here below.

Praise Him above, ye heavenly host.

Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost.  Amen


Prayer of Dedication

Praise Songs             “We Bring the Sacrifice of Praise”

                                    “Holy Ground”                         Dick Cutliffe

                                              (see inserts)


Scripture                    Exodus 3:1-8; 4:10-13                                                                                  (see insert)


Sermon      “Moses: The Person God Uses”                 Pastor Jack   


*Closing Hymn     Pg. 297    “I Love to Tell the Story”





Ushers:  Annette Peabody and Dick Godbout

Summer Coffee Hour:  Dick & Cheryl Cutliffe


Coming Events                    

July 31                                 Deadline for Cookbook Recipes

Aug. 11-15      9 – Noon         Wilderness Escape VBS

         24           11 a.m.          Lobster Dinner

Sept. 27       4:30 – 6 p.m.      Baked Bean Supper &

           6:30 p.m.       Concert by Heavenly Sound

Oct. 18      9 a.m. – 2 p.m.    Vendor Fair (Contacts Arlene Gagnon &  

                                                                     Kelly Davenport)


Listen to Sermons on-line: Go to and click on “Sermons”. If a sermon was a blessing to you, share it with a friend.

Summer Sermon Series: Tell Me the Old, Old Story”.  We’ll look at some of the Old Testament heroes and how their lives foreshadow the coming of Christ, and the lessons we can learn. 


Only two Weeks to VBS: Register today in Johnson Hall for Wilderness Escape, August 11-15, 9 a.m. to noon.  MCC VBS is for kids who have completed Grade K through 5, plus a preschool program for 4- and 5- year olds.

Needed for VBS: We still need lots of blankets and rugs for decorating.  Bring colors and geometric prints or stripes preferred.  We could also use LARGE stuffed camels or wild cats (leopards, cheetahs).  Do you have one we could borrow?  See Kathy Daniel.


MCC Cookbook: Time is running out to get your favorite recipes & helpful tips in MCC Cookbook: Recipe Collection Sheets are located on the back table in the sanctuary. 


Augusta/Manchester Food Bank: is in need of canned tuna fish, canned fruits, peanut butter, granola bars, canned soups and plastic/reusable bags to pack groceries in.  Put items in the baskets at the back of the Sanctuary.


Lobster Dinner: The Futures Group is sponsoring our 2nd annual Lobster or Hotdog Dinner on Sunday, August 24th after Church. This is a fellowship event for church family and friends. Single lobster is $9, double lobster is $14. All dinners need to be ordered and prepaid by August 10th. For more information see Debbie Maddox or Lynn Sweeney. 


Operation Christmas Child Shoe Box Project: Please bring shoe boxes to the Church by Sept. 7th for this missions project. Samaritan’s Purse works with local churches to help give children present.  More information to come.

Pew Cards: Visitors, please let us know you were here by filling out the Pew Card in the pew rack and drop it in the offering plate. 


Prayer Vine: You can use the pew card and drop it in the offering plate to help keep the Prayer Vine current.


Church Calendar:  Please add your church events to the official calendar outside the secretary’s office (using the pen provided) to reserve the space and time you need.


Summer Office Hours

Pastor Jack’s office hours are Wednesday 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon and Friday 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Of course he is always available for pastoral emergencies at 508-423-0705 (cell) or 207-737-2047 (home).

If you know of any pastoral care needs, you may contact either Pastor Jack or Sr. Deacon Linda Cookson.



Our Prayer Vine

Lee Adams, Barbara Barber, Carolyn Bickford, Randall Burnham, Sandra Carsley, Sonny Chavarie, Arlene Davis, Judy Dawson, Noah Duffee, Bridget Durgin, Raymond Gay, Jr., Jean Gray, Eric Hague, LeRoy Harrington, Mary Lou Harris, Geraldine Havey, Holly Hersey, Cynthia Johnson, Diane Johnson, Jean Johnson, Richard “Pudge” Jones, Bruce Keene, Kristen Landry, Debbie Maddox, Elizabeth Mansir, Pat & Kathy Matheney, Randy McKay, Gloria McNichol, Kaye Mooers, Effie Nichols, John Ogden, David Roes, Kathy Santerre, Leon Strout, Gloria Sylvester, Stephen Tolander, Helen & Rudy Trundy, Mary Wilson, the families of our armed forces (and their family members) wherever they are stationed throughout the world.



“Jesus told his Disciples…they should always pray and not give up” 

Luke 18: 1



Rev. Dr. Jack L. Daniel, Pastor

Church Office   207-622-0738

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Annabell Curtis, Organist