Manchester Community Church
Friday, March 31, 2023
Where people count and Christ is honored.

August 21, 2022

            Manchester Community Church            

               August 21, 2022, 10:00 A.M

         Alexander Rodman Rogers, Pastor



Welcome & Announcements                      Deacon Cindy Burnham


Call to Worship


*Opening Hymn #92              “Love Divine, All Loves Excelling”


Responsive Reading #664               Unity             Deacon Burnham

*Gloria Patri #623


Pastoral Prayer, Lord’s Prayer       




*Doxology #625 & Prayer


Hymn #380                 “Just a Closer Walk with Thee”


New Testament Reading                  I Corinthians 12:12-27


Sermon             “Mt. Trinity Notebook: Fellowship”  


Song Offering                  “God with Us”





*Please stand if you are able.


Minister of Worship                                              Pastor Alec Rogers

Deacon of the Day                                         Deacon Cindy Burnham

Service Music                                                                   Lisa Harding

Ushers of the Day                         Annette Peabody & Dick Godbout                                                                        


Coffee Hour:                               Darlene Hawksley & Nancy Gettig                                      



Women’s Bible Study scheduled for 10:00 AM on August 11, 17, 24, 31.  Please join us for a new women's Bible Study on “The Prayer of Jabez” by Bruce Wilkinson. We look forward to sharing together this powerful study on prayer. For more information, please contact Patti Searle at (516) 658-7270.


Lawn Sale & Outside Lunch – September 9th & 10th from 9 AM to 2 PM.  If you have not cleaned out yet now is the time!  Furniture, jewelry, toys, dishes, etc. are needed for the sale.  Please bring in clean items & leave them in Johnson Hall.   We are in need of help bringing up items from downstairs in the backroom only.


Kick-off SundaySeptember 11 after church with a cookout to celebrate the beginning of the Sunday School year.  Memorial celebrations in “Jan’s Garden” for The Rev. Ernest B. Johnson, Jr. The Rev. Donald Stanley Davenport & Sonny Chavarie. 



Events to come:

October 15th                Chicken Pie Supper                 4:30 p.m.

November 19th            Baked Bean Supper                4:30 p.m.

December 2nd & 3rd      MCC Christmas Fair               9:00 a.m.




Access video recordings of services and sermons by going to bottom of MCC website homepage, click on blue Manchester Community Church services line.

Color-block pull quoteOur “Prayer Vine” is very important and much needed. To keep it updated, please let Deanna, our church secretary, know of names that need to be added and, “when God has answered your prayer” names that may be removed from the list.

“Prayer Vine”

Brin Amberlee, K.J. Axell, Baker family, Jeff Ballard, Todd Ballard, Barbara Barber, Pauline Gagnon Bennett (Arlene’s sister-in-law), Dee Dee Black,  Robin Blake, Asher Bragdon, Randy Burnham, Robert & Tonya Celeste (John’s son-in-law), Denise Cerrell, Prescott & Richardyne Chapman (Teresa’s parents), Cirello family, Al Culmond, Addie Cumler, Annabell Curtis, Joe Curtis, Logan Cutliffe, (Cutliffe’s grandson), family of Rev. Donald Stanley Davenport, Pat DiConza (Lee’s neighbor), Sharon Dodge, Louise Gagnon, Ryan Gauthier, Adelina Gragg (John’s granddaughter), T. Hallett, Emily Hartung (Honky’s daughter-in-law), Darrell Hood (Jackie’s son-in-law), family of Sandy Jackson, Rebecca Jayne, Diana Johnson, family of Rev. Ernie Johnson, Joshua, Adelaide Lake, Betty Locke, Louise, Eva McKinnon, Ron Margeson (Pastor Don’s brother), Melody (Cindy’s friend), Lynn Messenger, Susan Miller, Bill Moore, Richard Newbegin, Dave Poulin, Bob Pushard, Julie Rogers, Ciro Russo, Peggy Struck, Tom Taylor (Bud & Teddy’s nephew), Rosemary & Christine Towne, Harrison Tribou (Bud & Teddy’s Great Grandson), Savannah Tuttle (Bill & Darlene’s granddaughter), Joseph Underhill (Barbara Hall cousin), Janye Varney, Spencer Walling, Teddy Ware, David Weiss Sr., (Bud & Teddy’s friend), our nation, the people of Ukraine, and our Armed Forces and their families.


Manchester Community Church

21 Readfield Road, Manchester, Maine 04351



Pastor Alec Rogers

Office 207-622-0738

Pastor’s office hours vary. Please contact pastor for appointments.

Pastor Alec is available for pastoral emergencies at 207-441-0299.

Deanna Mosher Hallett, Secretary/Clerk 207-441-6011

Linda Sweeney, Treasurer 207-622-4536

Rose Benner, Senior Deacon

                 August 21, 2022



                      Manchester Community Church 

                  “Where people count, and Christ is honored.”            

            Established 1833

            Pastor Alec Rogers