Manchester Community Church
Wednesday, August 17, 2022
Where people count and Christ is honored.

June 16, 2019 Father's Day


First Sunday after Pentecost    

 June 16, 2019          

   “Father’s Day”

  Manchester Community Church 


Prelude                                                                       Annabell Curtis            

Welcome/Announcements                Deacon Margaret Harrington

Introit                                                                     MCC Senior Choir

Call to Worship                              Rev. Donald Stanley Davenport

*Hymn             Page 279                      “Faith of Our Fathers”

Responsive Reading  #689       Fellowship        Deacon Harrington

*Gloria Patri   Page 623


Small talk                                    SS Superintendent Cheryl Cutliffe

Anthem            “Gracious Spirit, Love Devine”         MCC Choir

Pastoral Prayer, Lord’s Prayer                               Pastor Don  

Choral Amen                                                             MCC Choir



Offertory                                                                    Annabell Curtis   

*Doxology & Prayer Page 625                                 Pastor Don

Hymn (Seated)   Page 561         “We Gather Together”


Scripture Lesson Page 17     Genesis 24:1-27        Pastor Don

Sermon     “The Care and Feeding of Fathers”    Pastor Don

He Is Here”         Sung by Don, Jean & Joan


*Hymn                        Page 536   “Happy the Home When God Is There”

*Benediction                                                              Pastor Don\

*Sung Response                                Alleluia”

                        Alleluia, He’s my savior, He is worthy, I will praise Him

                        I will praise Him, He is worthy, He’s my savior, Alleluia.


 *Postlude                                                                Annabell Curtis

*Please stand if possible


Deacon of the Month                          Deacon Margaret Harrington

Ushers of the Month                                Randall Burnham & Leon Strout


Coffee Hour                                                                     Sue Chilton                      



                                    2019 Coming Events   


June                 today              8:45-9:30 a.m.      SS/Adult Class.

                        18                    9:30 a.m.              Discussion Group

                        18                    5:30 p.m.              Futures Group

                        19                   6:15 p.m.              Choir




Today is Father’s Day -  We honor all     












Baked Bean and Casserole Supper June 29th from 4:30 – 6:00 p.m.  This supper has been changed from the 22nd to the 29thA sign-up sheet is on the bulletin board in Johnson Hall, if you are able to donate any food items for the supper or would like to work on the supper.   Many thanks!



 “Blessings Food Basket” in Sanctuary and in the school bus shelter across the street.  Please bring in packaged foods that will not spoil


To access Sunday Service Recordings - go to the Church’s website on the bottom of the home page click on Manchester Community Church services link or click on 2018 Sermon Titles, Bulletins link; click on Manchester Community Church services link. Then click on the service you want to watch.


                        “Prayer Vine”


Jeff Ballard, Kate Ballard-Murphy, Barbara Barber, Betsy Balch Barker, Catherine Bourne (Sue’s daughter), Asher Bragdon, Lillian Bragg, Prescott Chapman (Teresa Farrington’s dad), Jeff Chisar, Sarah Chisar, Al Culmone, Joe Curtis, Logan Cutliffe, (Cutliffe’s grandson), Bill & Kim Dowling, Ryan Gauthier, Marc Guillemette, Anne Goldrup, John Gragg, T. Hallett, Ed Harrington, Deanna’s cousin, Bill Hawksley & family, Rebecca Jayne, Diana Johnson, Rev. Ernie Johnson, Bruce Keene, Gladys Keene, Ruby Keene, Adelaide Lake, Eva McKinnon, Lynn Messenger, Donna Michaud, Susan Miller, Kaye Mooers, Bill Moore, Richard Newbegin, Lionel Pelletier, Donna Misner’s brother-in-law, Kerry Pepper (Nancy’s daughter), Phyllis, Evelyn Potter, Dave Poulin, Bob Pushard, Julie Rogers, Debbie Rollins & family, Ciro Russo, Leon Strout, Peggy Struck, Rosemary & Christine Towne, Savannah Tuttle (Bill & Darlene’s granddaughter), Addie & Norman Weymouth, Jesse Whitman, Norman Whitman (Teddy’s brother). Members of our Armed Forces and families.


Please let Deanna know of any names that should be added or if God has answered their prayers any names that can be taken off. 



                           “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

             Rose Benner, Senior Deacon

                                          Annabell Curtis, Organist



      Manchester Community Church

Established 1833


The Reverend Donald Stanley Davenport, Pastor







“Where people count and Christ is honored”