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July 23, 2017 Summer Worship

          Manchester Community Church

              Summer Worship 2017 – 10:00 a.m.

                ALL ARE WELCOME HERE!


The Bible Pledge

 I pledge allegiance to the Bible, God’s Holy Word.  I will make it a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path, and will hide its words in my heart that I might not break God’s heart.


Prelude                                                                            Annabell Curtis

Welcome & Announcements                                        Deacon of the Day


Call to Worship                                                            Minister of Worship

*Song                                     (Will be provided)


Responsive Reading    (Listed on bottom of Hymn Board)

                                                                                   Deacon of the Day

*Gloria Patri   Page 623


Small Talk                             

Special Music


Prayers and The Lord’s Prayer                             Minister of Worship



Offertory                                            Selected Songs

*Doxology & Prayer Page 625


 Song   (Seated)                     (Will be provided)


Scripture Reading                                                  Minister of Worship

Sermon                                                                    Minister of Worship


            (Holy Communion and 1st verse of Page 286

“Bless Be the Tie that Binds” - July 2nd and August 6th only)


*Song                                     (Will be provided)


* Benediction                                                            Minister of Worship

*Postlude                                                                       Annabell Curtis

*Please stand if possible  

Sunday July 23, 2017

Minister of Worship                                                     Debbie Maddox

Deacon of the Day:                                              Deacon Dick Cutliffe

Ushers for July                               Dick Godbout & Annette Peabody

Summer Coffee Hour:                                                         Deb Rollins


Coming Events

July                 25                    5:30 p.m.                     Future’s Group

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

August            6                   11:30 a.m.                       Lobster Dinner


Dick Cutliffe will be leading us in song today as well as providing today’s Special Music.


Our Minister of Worship this morning is Debbie Maddox.  She will be sharing her story for today’s sermon.  Debbie has worshipped at MCC for the past seven years and in addition to being a Church Deacon, she shares duties in leading our Youth Group and in the work of the Future’s Group.  Her husband, Ed (Junior) Maddox, is a member of MCC and worships here as well.

We thank Debbie for her leadership this morning while Pastor Don is on vacation.  He will be back next Sunday.


Summer coffee/punch (no snacks) sign-up sheet is in Johnson Hall.

Annual Summer Lawn & Inside Sale & BBQ Food Sale July 29th 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (rain or shine) sponsored by the Future’s Group.  Please bring in any clean & working items as soon as possible (No TVs, Keyboards & computers please)  Larger items to be placed outside on the lawn are also needed but please bring these items in nearer to the sale date if possible.  Help is needed today after Church to carry up to the Sanctuary all the items downstairs that need to go outside for the lawn sale and six tables with chairs.

Annual 5th Lobster or Chicken Dinner August 6th after Church at 11:00 a. m.  Tables will be set up downstairs and on the lawn outback.  Order forms available in Johnson Hall. All orders need to be prepaid by July 31st.

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!

Have a blessed and safe summer!   




                                                “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, Jan Burns (Sue Havey’s sister), 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, John Gragg, 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, Norman Whitman (Teddy Ware’s brother),  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. Thanks

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