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October 9, 2016

Manchester Community Church

                    October 9, 2016 10:00 a.m.

                    The 21st Sunday of Pentecost


Prelude                                                                        Rose Benner       


Welcome & Announcements                               Deacon Dick Cutliffe

Introit                                                                          MCC Senior Choir

Call to Worship                                Pastor Donald Stanley Davenport


*Hymn                        Page 88           “Fairest Lord Jesus”


Responsive Reading    #629      The Ten Commandments           

Deacon Cutliffe

*Gloria Patri   Page 623        


Small Talk                                                      S.S. Supt. Cheryl Cutliffe

            Children leave for Sunday School


Anthem                      “Then I Met Jesus”                  Senior Choir   


Pastoral Prayer, Lord’s Prayer                               Pastor Don

Choral Amen                                    



Offertory                                                                    Dick Cutliffe

*Doxology & Prayer Page 625


 Hymn   (Seated)        Page 29           “Glorify Thy Name”


Scripture Lesson      Page 70               Luke 17:11-19

Sermon                       “Get Up and Go”                    Pastor Don


*Hymn            Page 451     “O Master, Let Me Walk with Thee”


*Benediction                                                              Pastor Don

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

*Postlude                                                                   Rose Benner


*Please stand if possible



Deacon of the Month:                                  Deacon Dick Cutliffe

Ushers:                                            Sandy Jackson & Debbie Maddox

Coffee Hour:                          Gladys Keene & Deanna Mosher Hallett


Coming Events   


October       Today     10:15 a.m.                   Sunday School

         Today     11:30 a.m.                   Adult Sunday School 

                    11 & 18      6:00 p.m.                   Future Group

12          6:15 p.m.                   Choir

                        13        12 Noon                      Ladies Group

                        16          6:00 p.m.                   Executive Board

                        22    4:30 – 6:00 p.m.            Chicken Pie Public Supper


While Annabell Curtis is recovering from her fall, Deacon Rose Benner has agreed to substitute.  We are grateful God has given us so much talent.


Sunday School Classes are:

·         Preschool (New), Elementary – Grades 1 – 6, Youth – Grades 7 – 12 (New)

Adult Class meets Sunday from 11:30 – 12:30

·         Come and learn tools for studying your Bible and explore God’s Word in today’s world. New students welcome.

Leaders needed for Preschool and Elementary classes.  Leaders will rotate on a monthly basis.  Training will be provided.  If you’re willing to work with our children for a month or two, speak to Cheryl.

Ladies Group will meet October 13th at noon at the Weathervane Restaurant in Readfield.

Executive Board meets October 16th at 6:00 p.m. in Johnson Hall.

A Touch of Christmas Fair November 18th & 19th from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  Please bring in items for the fair after the October 22nd supper.  No clothes items please.  More info to come.

MCC Pot Luck Supper December 9th at 6:00 p.m. in Johnson Hall.

Basic Essentials Shampoo may be left in the box in the back of the Sanctuary.  Thanks!


“Prayer Vine”


Heidi Smith Arsenault, Carol Ballard, Barbara Barber, Betsy Balch Barker, Eleanor Benner, Leo Berg, Len Bettis, Dee Dee Black, Asher Bragdon, Harold Brundage, Andre Chabot, Prescott Chapman (Theresa Farrington’s dad), Sonny Chavarie, Gwen Christianson, Julie Clark (Evelyn Potter’s Granddaughter), Al Culmone, Logan Cutliffe, (Cutliffe’s grandson), Lendall Dudley, Families in need of prayer, Ryan Gauthier, Raymond Gay, Katherine Gerrity, John Gragg, Sally Gragg, Haley, Gina Harford, Bill Hawksley & family, James Hicks (Fred & Pat VanOrman’s Nephew), John Hinds, Linda Hinds, Evelyn Jackson, Rebecca Jayne, Diana Johnson, Rev. Ernie Johnson, Bruce Keene, Lorraine Lachapelle (Cindy Keller’s Cousin), Adelaide Lake, Robert Lemieux, Lt. Joel & Karma Lyle & baby Nora, Junior Maddox, Freemont Merriam (Cindy Burnham’s dad), Lynn Messenger, Avis Millett, Luke Milliken (Betty’s son), Ron Moody, Kaye Mooers, Bill Moore, Tom Plante (Tony’s brother), Ann Marie Roes, Dee Rollins & family, Ciro Russo, Don Smith, Andy & Peggy Struck, Rosemary & Christine Towne, Robert Trask, Family of 12 yr old Matty Twombly (Kaye Mooers’ Great, Great Nephew), Addie Weymouth, Jesse Whitman,  Members of our Armed Forces and their families.


If there are any names that need to be added or taken off the Prayer Vine please leave a note in the Secretary/Clerk’s slot in the Red Mail Box in Johnson Hall.


Manchester Community Church

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