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

January 11, 2015 Bulletin

First Sunday after Epiphany



Prelude                                                           Annabell Curtis

Opening Prayer, the Lord’s Prayer &

Choral Amen                                                 Pastor Donald Davenport

   Children leave for Sunday School


Welcome & Announcements                      Deacon Pat VanOrman

Introit                                                              MCC Senior Choir


*Hymn            Page 163         “As with Gladness Men of Old”


Responsive Reading  #680     Joy               Deacon VanOrman

*Gloria Patri   Page 623


Anthem     “God’s Hand Holds Each Tomorrow”      MCC Senior Choir



Offertory              Praise Song                      Dick Cutliffe

*Doxology      Page 625   and Prayer


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


Sermon and Scripture    It’s Awesome”

Isaiah 9:6-7  Page 598; Luke 2:25-32  Page 51      Pastor Don


*Hymn             Page 173         “All Glory, Laud and Honor”


*Sung Response             “Go Now in Peace”   (inside back cover)





Today’s Deacon:          Deacon Pat VanOrman

Ushers:                         Nancy Gettig & Darlene Hawksley

Coffee Hour:                 Cindy Burnham & Nancy Gettig






  Coming Events





Jan.     14        6:15 p.m.         Choir Rehearsal

            25       11:30 a.m.        Annual Meeting                      





Annual Committee Reports due: all annual committee reports need to be turned in by next week to be in the Annual Report Book.   Please leave them in the Clerk’s Mail Box.



Sunday School Teachers and Helpers Needed: teachers are still needed.  Please let Eileen Tweedie know if you can help.



MCC Futures Cookbooks - $15.00: Start the New Year off preparing one of the many wonderful recipes in this cookbook. If you don’t have one they still are available; see Arlene Gagnon, Debbie Maddox, Linda Cookson or Deanna Hallett.  Checks should be made out to “MCC Futures”.



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


Lee Adams, Pamela Arnold Navarro, Barbara Barber, Len Bettis, Carolyn Bickford, Asher Bragdon, Harold Brundage, Wayne Chadbourne’s family, Sonny Chevarie, Raymond Gay, Lucas Gragg, APD Chief Robert Gregoire, Diana Johnson, Bruce Keene, Adelaide Lake, Lynn Messenger, Fran Montagna, Kaye Mooers, Bill Moore, Effie Nichols, John Ogden, Ciro Russo, Andy Struck, Rosemary & Christine Towne, Eileen Tweedie, Family of Dan Wood on his passing in Fl.. 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

      Colin Enyeart, Sound Tech.