Manchester Community Church
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February 8, 2015 Bulletin

Fifth Sunday after Epiphany  

 

Prelude                                                           Annabell Curtis

 

Welcome & Announcements                      Deacon Jean Davenport

Introit                                                              MCC Senior Choir

Call to Worship                                             Pastor Donald Davenport

 

*Hymn            Page 43           “Great Is Thy Faithfulness”

 

Responsive Reading  #685  Christian Conduct    Deacon Davenport

*Gloria Patri   Page 623

 

Small Talk                                    Sunday School Supt. Cheryl Cutliffe

   Children leave for Sunday School

 

Anthem     “Deeper in the Love of Jesus”     MCC Senior Choir

 

Pastoral Prayer, Lord’s Prayer                   Pastor Don

Choral Amen                                                 MCC Senior Choir

 

Offering

Offertory                                                        Deacon Dick Cutliffe

*Doxology      Page 625   and Prayer

 

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

   

Scripture        Page 62              Luke 10:25-37

Sermon                      “Go, and Do”               Pastor Don

 

*Hymn             Page 435         “What a Friend We Have in Jesus”

 

*Parting Benediction                                   Pastor Don

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

 

Postlude                                                         Annabell Curtis

 

Today’s Deacon:          Deacon Jean Davenport

Ushers:                         Debbie Johnson & Debbie Violette

Coffee Hour:                 Debbie Violette & Sandy Jackson

 

  Coming Events

                       

Feb      10        7:00 p.m.         Bible Study Begins

“Acts of the Apostles”

            11        6:15 p.m.         Choir Rehearsal

            12        12 Noon          Ladies Group

15        11:15 a.m.       Future’s Group

            17          6:00 p.m.       Shrove (Fat) Tuesday

            28    4:30 – 6:00 p.m.  Baked Bean Supper

 

 

 

 

Bible Study will start on February 10th at 7:00 p.m.: Pastor Don will teach this Bible Study on the “Acts of the Apostles”. All welcome!

 

Ladies Group will meet at the Church on Feb. 12th.  Bring a Valentine bag lunch and wear something RED.  Elaine Bridge will share her trip to the Holy Land with us.

 

Shrove (Fat) Tuesday, February 17th: Old Christian practice to get rid of the fat and sugar in the house by serving pan cakes the night before Ash Wednesday. The object is to get ready for “Fasting of Lent”.  It’s in many countries called “Mardi Gras” which mean Fat Tuesday. Open to Church families and friends.  More to come!

 

MCC Futures Cookbooks - $15.00: Start the New Year off preparing one of the many wonderful recipes in this beautiful cookbook.  Alone with First Lady Barbara Bush this cookbook also has a recipe from Maine First Lady Ann LePage & Senator Susan Collins .  Books available thru Arlene Gagnon, Debbie Maddox, Linda Cookson or Deanna Hallett.  Checks should be made payable 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, Geraldine Havey, Family of Alice Hartung, Jackie Herber, Diana Johnson, Bruce Keene, Adelaide Lake, Lynn Messenger, Fran Montagna, Kaye Mooers, Bill Moore, Family of Effie Nichols, John Ogden, Ann Marie Roes, 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 requests use the white pew card and place in offering plate or contact Debbie Violette 462-7722 or deblv62@roadrunner.com

 

     “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:  www.manchestercommunitychurch.com

Church e-mail: manchestercommunitychurch@yahoo.com

Pastor Don e-mail: don.s.davenport@gmail.com

                                                                      Mary Cloutier, Webmaster mncltr@gmail.com

                                                                                             Senior Deacon

                                                                                                             Annabell Curtis, Organist

  Colin Enyeart, Sound Tech.