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Sept 1, 2019 Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost

     Manchester Community Church                 


              September 1, 2019          

                     10:00 a.m.

           Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost




Prelude                                                                       Annabell Curtis

Welcome & Announcements                         Deacon Jean Davenport


Introit                                                                          MCC Choir

Call to Worship                            The Rev. Donald Stanley Davenport

*Opening Hymn        Pg. 58              “This Is My Father’s World”   


Responsive Reading #683 ‘Christ, Bread Of Life’  Deacon Davenport

*Gloria Patri   Page 623

Small Talk                                      S.S. Superintendent Cheryl Cutliffe


Anthem                                                                      MCC Choir

Pastoral Prayer, Lord’s Prayer       `                       Pastor Don

Choral Amen                                                             MCC Choir     



0ffertory                     Selected Songs                       Annabell Curtis

*Doxology & Prayer Page 625                                 Pastor Don


 Hymn   (Seated)        Pg. 359                 “Jesus Is Lord of All”

Scripture Reading    Pg.70       Luke 17:11-19         Pastor Don


Sermon                      “Rise and Go”                       Pastor Don

Service of Holy Communion


*Hymn            Pg. 286    “Blest Be the Tie That Binds”  (1st Vs. only)

*Benediction                                                              Pastor Don

*Postlude                                                                   Annabell Curtis


*Please stand if possible





Deacon of the Month                                      Deacon Jean Davenport                            

Communion Servers                       Deacons Davenport & Harrington                   

Ushers for the Month            Deanna Mosher Hallett & Jackie Herber

Coffee Hour:                                                             






Coming Event


Sept.                2                                                          LABOR DAY

4                      6:15 p.m.                      Choir

12                     12 Noon                       Ladies Group




Ladies Group will meet Sept. 12th at noon at church.  Please bring a bag lunch.



We are sorry but we cannot accept yard sale donations at this time.  There is no room downstairs!  We have to make sure the plumber, electricians and other workers are able to access the area.



Ladies group knitting project open to everyone: Directions on the back table in the sanctuary & yarn and needles are in Johnson Hall.  



Anyone new or if your address, phone number or email has changed let Deanna in the office know, so the registers are correct.    






                  A year from now you may wish you had started today!



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”


 Jeff Ballard, Kate Ballard-Murphy, Barbara Barber, Betsy Balch Barker, Catherine Bourne (Sue’s daughter), Asher Bragdon, Lillian Bragg, Maxine Buxton (Donna Misner’s sister), Prescott Chapman (Teresa Farrington’s dad), Jeff Chisar, Sarah Chisar, Al Culmond, 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,  Ruby Keene, Kendra Kyes, Adelaide Lake, Bob Landry, 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, 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