Manchester Community Church
Sunday, October 21, 2018
Where people count and Christ is honored.

January 15, 2017

     Manchester Community Church

                   January 15, 2017 10:00 a.m.

                 Second Sunday after Epiphany




Prelude                                                                            Annabell Curtis 

Welcome & Announcements                                Deacon John Gragg


Introit                                                                          MCC Senior Choir

Call to Worship                                Pastor Donald Stanley Davenport


*Hymn                                    Page 1             “Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee”


Responsive Reading   #681        Reconciliation           Deacon Gragg

*Gloria Patri               Page 623        


Small Talk                                                      S.S. Supt. Cheryl Cutliffe

            Children leave for Sunday School


Anthem          “Trust God Each Passing Day”          Senior Choir


Pastoral Prayer, Lord’s Prayer                               Pastor Don

Choral Amen                                    



Offertory                                                                    Annabell Curtis

*Doxology & Prayer Page 625


 Hymn   (Seated)        Page 513         “O, How He Loves You and Me”


Scripture Lesson      Page 80                John 1:29-42


Sermon                      “Come and See”                   Pastor Don

                        “Turn Your Eyes upon Jesus”             Jean, Joan & Dick


*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


Deacon of the Month:                                  Deacon John Gragg

Ushers:                                         Darlene Hawksley & Linda Cookson

Coffee Hour:                                                Ann & Hank Versteeg





Coming Events  


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

 18       6:15 p.m.                     Choir

                         29       11:15 a.m.                   Annual Meeting




No Public Supper this month as the fourth Saturday falls the night before our Annual Meeting.  February 25th - Mark your calendars for our first Baked Bean Supper in 2017.  Hope to see you all there!



Annual Meeting and luncheon will be held on Sunday, January 29th after Church.



Waterproof mittens, hats and new or used boots are needed for children at the Manchester Elementary School.  A drop-off box for donations is available in the back of the Sanctuary.















                                                “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, Andy & Peggy Struck, Gloria Sylvester, 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