Manchester Community Church
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January 1, 2017 Bulletin

     Manchester Community Church

                   January 1, 2017 10:00 a.m.





Prelude                                                                            Annabell Curtis 

Welcome & Announcements                                Deacon John Gragg

Introit                                                                          MCC Senior Choir

Call to Worship                                Pastor Donald Stanley Davenport


*Hymn                        Page 128         “It Came upon the Midnight Clear”


Responsive Reading   #680             Joy                       Deacon Gragg

*Gloria Patri               Page 623        


Small Talk                                                      S.S. Supt. Cheryl Cutliffe

            Children leave for Sunday School


Anthem                      “Christ the Lord”                      Senior Choir


Pastoral Prayer, Lord’s Prayer                               Pastor Don

Choral Amen                                    




*Doxology & Prayer Page 625


 Hymn   (Seated)        Page 136   (Vss. 1 & 6)    “The First Noel”    

Scripture Lesson      Page 174            Philippians 2:1-11


Sermon                      “He Humbled Himself”        Pastor Don

Holy Communion


*Hymn    (Verse 1)     Page 286     “Blest Be the Tie That Binds”

*Benediction                                                              Pastor Don

*Postlude                                                                   Annabell Curtis


*Please stand if possible


Deacon of the Month:                                  Deacon John Gragg

Ushers:                                            Nancy Gettig & Darlene Hawksley

Coffee Hour:             Jean Davenport, Joan Morgan & Lynn Sweeney


Coming Events   

January       Today     10:15/11:30 a.m.         Sunday School/Adult

  4        6:15 p.m.                     Choir

                          4        7:00 p.m.                     Deacons         

                         12       12: Noon                     Ladies Group Church

                                                                               Pizza Lunch

                         29       11:15 a.m.                   Annual Meeting



In Memory/Honor of:           Given By:

Gert & Lee Adams and

Brother Lee                                       Harry & Dee Dee Black

Joe & Claudia Arnold and

Paul Gagnon                                                Arlene Gagnon & family

Barbara Bond                                   Robert Bond

David Bourne                                   His Family

Stanley & Ruth Davenport             Pastor Don & Jean

Gertrude Dodge and                       Annette, David & Doug

Jerry Peabody                                  Peabody       

Mary & Kathy Godbout and

Brother Bob                                       Dick Godbout

Bud Hallett, Perley & Edith.

Floyd & Margaret Mosher,              Deanna Mosher Hallett

Clarence & Clara Turner                & Family

Donald Herber and

Robert Blake                                     Jackie Herber

Clyde Morgan and

Roy Perkins                                      Joan Morgan

Our loved ones                                 Bud & Teddy Ware

Our parents                                       Don & Lynn Sweeney

Our Son, Edward                             Norman & Addie Weymouth

Everett & Carla Strout and

Albert & Leonida Nadeau               Leon & Terry Strout


Thanks to everyone for making the Christmas Eve Service meaningful and a Holy Experience. 


Please take your Poinsettias from the Altar and Christmas Cards in Johnson Hall


Questions about where you are with last year’s pledge giving, speak to Dick Cutliffe, Assistant Treasurer.


                                                “Prayer Vine”

Heidi Smith Arsenault, Carol Ballard, Barbara Barber, Betsy Balch Barker, Eleanor Benner, Rose Benner, Len Bettis, Dee Dee Black, Bob Bond, Asher Bragdon, Harold Brundage, Andre Chabot, Prescott Chapman (Theresa Farrington’s dad), Gwen Christianson, Julie Clark (Evelyn Potter’s granddaughter), Al Culmone, Logan Cutliffe, (Cutliffe’s grandson), families in need of prayer, Ryan Gauthier, Raymond Gay, Katherine Gerrity, John Gragg, Sally Gragg, Haley, T. Hallett, Gina Harford, Bill Hawksley & family, Jackie Herber, James Hicks (Fred & Pat VanOrman’s nephew), Evelyn Jackson, Rebecca Jayne, Diana Johnson, Rev. Ernie Johnson, Bruce Keene, Adelaide Lake, Robert Lemieux, Lt. Joel & Karma Lyle & baby Nora, Freemont Merriam (Cindy Burnham’s dad), Lynn Messenger, Avis Millett, Luke Milliken (Betty’s son), Ron Moody, Kaye Mooers, Bill Moore, Linda Newcombe, Tom Plante (Tony’s brother), Bob Pushard, Ann Marie Roes, Ciro Russo, Don Smith, Andy & Peggy Struck, Rosemary & Christine Towne, Robert Trask, family of 12 yr old Matty Twombly (Kaye Mooers’ great, great nephew), 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 box 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