Manchester Community Church
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Where people count and Christ is honored.

July 2, 2017

Manchester Community Church

          July 2, 2017 10:00 a.m.


Fourth Sunday after Pentecost





Prelude                                                                       Annabell Curtis

Welcome/Announcements                                        Deacon Cindy Burnham

Introit                                                                          MCC Senior Choir

Call to Worship                                Pastor Donald Stanley Davenport


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


Responsive Reading   #674    Dedicated Service   Deacon Burnham

*Gloria Patri   Page 623        

Small Talk                                                      S. S. Supt. Cheryl Cutliffe


Anthem                      “Back to God America”          MCC Choir

Pastoral Prayer, Lord’s Prayer                               Pastor Don     

Choral Amen



Offertory                    “Let There Be Peace”             MCC Choir

*Doxology & Prayer Page 625


 Hymn   (Seated)        Page 571         “My Country, ‘Tis of Thee”


Scripture Lesson      Page 135   Romans 3:27-31   Pastor Don

Sermon                      “The Law of Love”               Pastor Don


Holy Communion

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


*Benediction                                                              Pastor Don

*Postlude                                                                   Annabell Curtis

*Please stand if possible


Ushers:                                                                      Randall Burnham

Deacon of the Week:                                      Deacon Cindy Burnham

Communion Servers:          Deacons Cindy Burnham & Jean Davenport

Summer Coffee Hour:                                                  Jean Davenport



Coming Events   


July                 5                     6:15 p.m.                     Choir

                         5                     7:00 p.m.                     Deacons

                        25                    6:00 p.m.                     Future’s Group

                        29         9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.             Lawn Sale/BBQ



For the months of July & August there is only coffee and punch during Coffee Hour.  A sign-up sheep is on the Bulletin Board in Johnson Hall.



A “Blessings Basket” for food items is located in the bus stop bldg across the street and anyone can put in or take out something as needed.  Non-perishable food items can be left in the basket as often as possible!



There is an “Interest List” in Johnson Hall on the bulletin board for a softball game.  Please sign up to play or help with the cheerleading.  Possible date for a fun afternoon of good food and a softball game on July 9th with a rain date of July 16th.  More information to come!



Lawn Sale and BBQ July 29th with a rain date of August 26th from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  We are looking for items that can be put outside on the lawn to sell along with other clean and working items.  Clothing in good condition is welcome also. 



Annual Church Lobster Bake August 6th after Church.  Tables will be setup outside on the back lawn and downstairs. More Info to come.






                                                “Prayer Vine”

Heidi Smith Arsenault, Roger Bachelder & family, Carol Ballard, Barbara Barber, Betsy Balch Barker, Eleanor Benner, Rose Benner, Len Bettis, Dee Dee Black, Bob Bond, Asher Bragdon, Sam Cabot, Andre Chabot, Prescott Chapman (Theresa Farrington’s dad), Gwen Christianson, Al Culmone, Marty Curtis, Logan Cutliffe, (Cutliffe’s grandson), families in need of prayer, Ryan Gauthier, Raymond Gay, Katherine Gerrity, Kevin Haley, T. Hallett, Gina Harford, Bill Hawksley & family, Evelyn Jackson, Rebecca Jayne, Diana Johnson, Rev. Ernie Johnson, Bruce Keene, Adelaide Lake, Bob Landry, Freemont Merriam (Cindy Burnham’s dad), Lynn Messenger, Ron Moody, Kaye Mooers, Bill Moore, Bob Pushard, Ciro Russo, Chuck Silsby Jr., 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