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

May 22, 2016

                  Manchester Community Church


                                             May 22, 2016 10:00 a.m.

                                First Sunday in Pentecost



Prelude                                                                       Annabell Curtis  

Welcome & Announcements                             Deacon Joan Morgan

Introit                                                                          MCC Senior Choir

Call to Worship                                Pastor Donald Stanley Davenport


*Hymn                        Page 345         “Blessed Assurance”


Responsive Reading    #683  Christ, Bread of Life  Deacon Morgan

*Gloria Patri   Page 623                                            


Baptism of Brantley Stan Lovewell


Small Talk                                                      Harold and Stella Return

            Children leave for Sunday School


Anthem                         “Have Faith in Me”               Senior Choir   


Pastoral Prayer, Lord’s Prayer                               Pastor Don

Choral Amen                                    



Offertory                       “Amazing Grace”                 Alanna and Joan

*Doxology & Prayer Page 625


 Hymn   (Seated)        Page 504        “He Touched Me”


Scripture Lessons    Page 135                     Romans 5:1-5


Sermon                      “Standing in Grace”                Pastor Don


*Hymn            Page 380         “Just a Closer Walk with Thee”


* Benediction                                                             Pastor Don

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

*Postlude                                                                   Annabell Curtis

*Please stand if possible


May Deacon:                                                 Deacon Joan Morgan

Ushers:                                                  Sue Bourne & Arlene Gagnon

Coffee Hour:                                       Dee Dee Black & Jackie Herber





Coming Events   



May                 24                    6:00 p.m.         Future’s Group

 25                    6:15 p.m.         Choir      

            28         4:30 – 6:00 p.m.         Public Supper

            29                    10:00 a.m.       Memorial Sunday




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



May 28th Baked Bean Supper Sign-Up Sheets are posted on the Future’s Group Bulletin Board in the hallway of Johnson Hall.  Please take a look at the different sheets and sign up if you are able.  Thanks

The last Sunday of this month (May 29th) is Memorial Sunday and our Church will again celebrate by remembering those in our families who have died, both civilian and military.  You will be invited to come to the Altar and light candles in memory of lost loved ones.

Comfort Bag Lists to donate an item(s) thru June 1st to those going through cancer treatments are on the back table. Items can be left in the box in the back of the Sanctuary.






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, Families in need of prayer, Ryan Gauthier, Raymond Gay, Bill Hawksley & family, Rebecca Hicks, Rebecca Jayne, Diana Johnson, Rev. Ernie Johnson, Bruce Keene, Keith Keller, the family of Mary Jane (Prescott) Kilcoyne, 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, Andy & Peggy Struck, Rosemary & Christine Towne, Robert Trask, Family of 12 yr old Matty Twombly Great, Great Nephew of Kaye Mooers, Fred & Pat VanOrman, Diane Welch.. 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