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

June 3, 2018

Manchester  Community Church

                June 3, 2018        

                   10:00 a.m.   

            Second Sunday after Pentecost                


 Prelude                                                                          Annabell Curtis


Welcome/Announcements                                   Deacon John Gragg

Introit                                                                            MCC Senior Choir


Call to Worship                                Pastor Donald Stanley Davenport

*Hymn               Page 285                  “In Christ There Is No East or West”


Responsive Reading    #681     Reconciliation        Deacon Gragg

*Gloria Patri   Page 623

Small Talk                                                      S.S. Supt. Cheryl Cutliffe


Anthem               “The Greatest Gift of All”                 MCC Choir

Pastoral Prayer, Lord’s Prayer                               Pastor Don

Choral Amen




*Doxology & Prayer Page 625


Hymn (Seated)           Page 253         “Where the Spirit of the Lord Is”

Scripture Lesson   Page 153   I Corinthians 12:14-26    Pastor Don

Sermon                         “See the Light”                 Pastor Don


Service of Holy Communion

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


*Benediction                                                              Pastor Don    

 *Postlude                                                                  Annabell Curtis



*Please stand if possible



Deacon of the Month                                               Deacon John Gragg

Ushers for June                                                      Randall Burnham & Leon Strout

Communion Servers                                             Deacons John Gragg & Joan Morgan 

Coffee Hour:                                                             Jean Davenport


                                                                        Coming Events   


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

                          4                    6:00 p.m.          Bldg Committee

                          5                   9:30 a.m.        “Spiritual Literacy” Discussion

                          5                    5:00 p.m.          Finance Committee       

                          6                   6:15 p.m.          Choir   

                          6                    7:00 p.m.          Deacons                    

                        14                     12 Noon            Ladies Group

                     22 & 23      9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.   Summer Sale & Luncheon



“Spiritual Literacy”- the Sacred in everyday life discussed every Tuesday morning from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.  All are welcome.


Next Sunday is Children’s Sunday!

Missions is asking for help to keep the food basket located across the street in the school bus shelter supplied with food items for the community.  For June would you please bring in peanut butter and jelly or jams. You can drop them off in the Community Food Basket across the street or the basket in the back of the Sanctuary.

Manchester Housing for the Elderly Annual Meeting will meet at the church on June 12th at 2 p.m.

Ladies Group will Meet June 14th at 12 noon at church.  They will have pizza for lunch and play bingo.  All women welcome.

Summer Sale & Luncheon has been set for June 22nd & 23rd.  If you have any items for this sale please bring them in as soon as possible, as the only way this sale can benefit the church is if we can get good clean items to sell.




Anyone new or if your address, phone number or email has changed let Arlene Gagnon or Deanna Mosher Hallett know so the registers are correct.                                



Announcement Sheets for the Deacon of the Day are on the back table.


To access Sunday Services Recordings - go to the Church’s website on the bottom of the home page click on Manchester Community Church services link or click on 2017 Sermon Titles, Bulletins link; click on Manchester Community Church services link. Then click on the service you want to watch.



              “Prayer Vine”

Heidi Smith Arsenault, Carol Ballard, Jeff Ballard, Kate Ballard-Murphy, Barbara Barber, Betsy Balch Barker, Erik Bates (Sue Bourne’s nephew), Eleanor Benner, Len Bettis, Asher Bragdon, Lillian Bragg, Prescott Chapman (Theresa Farrington’s dad), Jeff Chisar, Sarah Chisar, Gwen Christianson, Al Culmone, Marty Curtis, Logan Cutliffe, (Cutliffe’s grandson), Bill & Kim Dowling, Pat Drost, families in need of prayer, Ryan Gauthier, Raymond Gay, Anne Goldrup, John Gragg, Kevin Haley, T. Hallett, Gina Harford, Robert Hasson Jr, Bill Hawksley & family, Jackie Heath (Dylan & Jayden’s grandmother), Holly Hersey, Rebecca Jayne, Diana Johnson, Rev. Ernie Johnson, Dorian Jones, Bruce Keene, Adelaide Lake, Bob Landry, Doreen MacArthur (the Plante’s sister-in-law), Faith (Beaudoin) McLaughlin, Lynn Messenger, Donna Misner, Ron Moody, Kaye Mooers, Bill Moore, Bob Pushard, Debbie Rollins & family, Ciro Russo, Chuck Silsby Jr., Peggy Struck, Rosemary & Christine Towne, Dottie Turmelle, Pat VanOrman, Teddy Ware, Jesse Whitman, Norman Whitman (Teddy Ware’s brother), Phyllis & John Wing. Members of our Armed Forces and families.

Please leave a note in the “Secretary/Clerk” mail box in Johnson Hall for any names that need to be added or taken off the Prayer Vine.  Thank you.


“Manchester Community Church”

                            21 Readfield Road, Manchester, ME. 04351

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