Manchester Community Church
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July 30, 2017 Summer Worship


          Manchester Community Church

              Summer Worship 2017 – 10:00 a.m.





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

*Hymn                                                (Listed on Hymn Board)


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




*Doxology & Prayer Page 625


 Hymn             (Seated)          (Listed on Hymn Board)


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)


*Hymn                                                (Listed on Hymn Board)


* Benediction                                                            Minister of Worship

*Postlude                                                                       Annabell Curtis

*Please stand if possible  

Sunday July 30, 2017


Minister of Worship                        Pastor Donald Stanley Davenport

Deacon of the Day:                                              Deacon John Gragg

Special Music & Offertory                                               Tina Charest

Ushers for July                               Dick Godbout & Annette Peabody

Summer Coffee Hour (no snacks):                             Jean Davenport


Coming Events

August             2                      7:00 p.m.                     Deacons

6                     11:30 a.m.                    Lobster Dinner

10                    5:30 p.m.                     Future’s Group

15                    6:00 p.m.                     Future’s Group



We welcome today Tina Charest providing our Special Music and the Offertory.  Mrs. Charest has been a professional singer for over 30 years and has sung all over New England and Canada.  She and her husband live in Belgrade.

We want to thank all the hard workers that gave of their time to put on our Summer Sale and Luncheon yesterday.  There was a lot of fun and fellowship enjoyed by all and it was a great success!

Fifth Annual Lobster or Chicken Dinner August 6th after Church at 11:00 a. m.  Tables will be set up downstairs and on the back lawn.  Prepaid order forms need to be turned in today, if you are ordering a lobster or chicken dinner.

Future’s Group has scheduled two workshops on August 10th and 15th.  They will meet on the 10th at 5:30 pm for a pot luck supper & work session at Arlene Gagnon’s home and on the 15th at 6:00 pm at the Church for a work session with Cindy Burnham.  All are welcome.

A “Blessings Basket” for food items is continuing 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, Jeff Ballard, Kate Ballard-Murphy, Barbara Barber, Betsy Balch Barker, Eleanor Benner, Rose Benner, Len Bettis, Dee Dee Black, Family of Donna Blake, 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” 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