Manchester Community Church
Monday, March 19, 2018
Where people count and Christ is honored.

November 2, 2014 Bulletin

Prelude                                                 Annabell Curtis

Welcome                                                 Deacon Linda Cookson

Announcements                                           Deacon Debbie Maddox

Introit                                                 MCC Senior Choir

Call to Worship                                         Pastor Don Davenport


*Responsive Reading  #674        Dedicated Service

                                                        Deacon Debbie Maddox

*Gloria Patri   Page 623


Anthem          “Let Us Serve Him”                      MCC Senior Choir


Pastoral Prayer, The Lord’s Prayer (Debts) and Choral Amen    



Offertory        “The Lighthouse”                     Joan and Jean


Doxology       Page 625 and Prayer



Sermon and Scripture            John 14:1-6    Page 95

Sermon    “The way the truth and the life”          Pastor Don


*Hymn       Page 513    “O, How He Loves You and Me”


Sacrament of Holy Communion


*First Verse only     Page 286        “Bless Be the Tie That Binds”  


Parting Benediction




Today’s Deacon:       Deacon Debbie Maddox

Communion Servers:    Pat VanOrman, John Gragg, Leon Strout

Communion Preparer:   Diane Welch

Ushers:               Diane Welch & Karen Michaud

Coffee Hour:          Pat VanOrman & Martha Hoy


Coming Events


Nov.      2      11:15 a.m.           Social Committee

          2      6:30 p.m.            Special Executive Board Meeting

                                      and Nominating Committee following

    5      7:00 p.m.            Deacons

    5      6:15 p.m.            Choir Rehearsal

         7 & 8    9 am – 2 pm         A Touch of Christmas Fair

          22     4:30 pm              Baked Bean Public Supper   




Membership Meeting Luncheon November 9th to discuss plans for the church future and to establish a Pastoral Search Committee.

Augusta Food Bank: The Missions Committee would like to thank everyone who donated pasta, canned vegetables and other canned goods for the Augusta Food Bank.  The total collected and delivered was over 45 pounds.


Help is needed today –to help set up and carry items upstairs for the fair.  If you could stay a short time after church it would be appreciated.


Ladies Group – will meet November 13th at noon at church.  Bring a bag lunch.


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


Volunteers needed for new MCC Tech Team:  Adult and teen volunteers are needed to run the sound board.  Training will be provided.  Use the white pew card to sign-up.









Prayer Vine


Parents and friends of Nora Birch and Cassidy Charette, both students of Messalonski High School who died tragically and all the students of Messalonskee High School.

Kaye Mooers is in the hospital in Augusta and needs our prayers.

Lee Adams, Pamela Arnold Navarro, Barbara Barber, Carolyn Bickford, Asher Bragdon, Harold Brundage, Sonny Chevarie, Raymond Gay, Lucas Gragg, APD Chief Robert Gregoire, Diana Johnson, Bruce Keene, Adelaide Lake, Lynn Messenger, Fran Montagna, Effie Nichols, John Ogden, Ciro Russo, Rosemary & Christine Towne. Members of our Armed Forces and their families throughout the world.



Prayer Vine use the white pew card and place in offering plate or contact Debbie Violette 462-7722 or


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

Luke 18: 1



Office Hours

Pastor Don’s office hours are Wednesday 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Friday 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  He is always available for pastoral emergencies at 207-215-6838 (cell).



Rev. Donald Davenport, Pastor

Church Office   207-622-0738

Deanna Mosher Hallett, Secretary 207-441-6011

Church web site:

Church e-mail:

Pastor Don e-mail:

                                            Mary Cloutier, Webmaster

                                                   Linda Cookson, Senior Deacon

                                                                  Annabell Curtis, Organist