Manchester Community Church
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April 10, 2016Bulletin

           Manchester Community Church

                                                                    April 10th, 2016 10:00 a.m.

                                                    The Third Sunday in Eastertide 



Prelude                                   Annabell Curtis  



Welcome & Announcements                         Deacon Debbie Maddox

Introit                                                                       MCC Senior Choir

Call to Worship                                Pastor Donald Stanley Davenport


*Hymn                        Page 345         “Blessed Assurance”


Responsive Reading    #672       Assurance            Deacon Maddox

*Gloria Patri   Page 623                                            


Small Talk                                                      S.S. Supt. Cheryl Cutliffe

            Children leave for Sunday School


Anthem                      What God Can Do”               Senior Choir   

Pastoral Prayer, Lord’s Prayer                               Pastor Don

Choral Amen                                    


Offering                      Youth Usher                            Alanna Bachelder

Offertory                    Sung and Played                    Dick Cutliffe

*Doxology & Prayer Page 625


 Hymn   (Seated)   Page 514   “In My Heart There Rings a Melody”


Gospel Lesson     Page 101     John 21:15-19         Dylan Burroughs

                                                                                    Youth Reader

Sermon                      “Follow Me”                             Pastor Don


*Hymn            Page 461         “He Leadeth Me”


* Benediction                                                             Pastor Don

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

*Postlude                                                                   Annabell Curtis


*Please stand if possible

April Deacon:                                                Deacon Debbie Maddox Ushers:                                                    Ellen Corbin & Kyle Brundige

Coffee Hour:                                Darlene Hawksley & Linda Cookson




Coming Events   


April           Today     11:30 a.m.        Youth Group

13        6:15 p.m.         Choir

                        14        5:30 p.m.         Ladies Group

                        19        6:00 p.m.         Future’s Group

                        23   4:30 – 6:00 p.m.   Public Baked Bean Supper



Sundays  11:30 am –12:30 pm  Adult/Teen Bible Basics 101- upstairs     


Youth Group will meet today at 11:30 a.m. downstairs for a special project to make gifts for Mothers Day and discuss upcoming breakfast.

Ladies Group will meet April 14th at 5:30 p.m. (note time change) at the Church.  We welcome all the church ladies who are not able to come to our meetings during the day.  We will have supper and a “get-to-know-you” time and a “Spring into Spring” program by Valerie Dawes.  Deanna Mosher Hallett and Diane Brann are our hostesses.

The April 23rd Bean Supper Sign-Up Sheets are posted on the Future’s Group bulletin board in hallway of Johnson Hall.  Please take a look at and sign up if you are able to donate any item and/or work.


Comfort Bag Lists to donate an item(s) to those going through cancer treatments are on the back table.  For more info. see “Town Line Article” located both on the back table and out in Johnson Hall.  Items can be left in the box in the back of the Sanctuary which will then be taken to the Capital Area Federal Credit Union in Augusta.


Prayer Vine


Heidi Smith Arsenault, Carol Ballard, Barbara Barber, Betsy Balch Barker, Eleanor Benner, Benner family upon Rose’s mother passing, Len Bettis, Asher Bragdon, Harold Brundage, Prescott Chapman Theresa Farrington’s dad, Sonny Chevarie, Kerry Cookson, Jr, Al Culmone, Matthew Dassow Cutliffe’s nephew, Jean Davenport, Those facing or experiencing divorce, Families in need of prayer, Scott Fotter, Ryan Gauthier, Raymond Gay, Bill Hawksley & family, Jackie Herber, Rebecca Hicks, Rebecca Jayne, Diana Johnson, Rev. Ernie Johnson, Bruce Keene, Keith Keller, Adelaide Lake, Kevin Lambert, Robert Lemieux, Freemont Merriam (Cindy Burnham’s dad), Lynn Messenger, Ron Moody,  Bill Moore, Leo Passardi, Tom Plante brother of Tony, Ann Marie Roes, Dee Rollins & family, Ciro Russo, Rosemary & Christine Towne, Robert Trask, Family of 12 yr old Matty Twombly Great, Great Nephew of Kaye Mooers, Fred & Pat VanOrman. Members of our Armed Forces and their families throughout the world.





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