Manchester Community Church
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Where people count and Christ is honored.

August 14, 2022

                Manchester Community Church            

                   AUGUST 14, 2022, 10:00 A.M

           Alexander Rodman Rogers, Pastor



Welcome & Announcements                  Deacon Teresa Farrington


Call to Worship


*Opening Hymn #16     “We Praise Thee, O God, Our Redeemer”


Responsive Reading #646             The Church        

*Gloria Patri #623


Pastoral Prayer, Lord’s Prayer       




*Doxology #625 & Prayer


Hymn #266                 “Holy, Holy (vss. 1,2,3,4)


New Testament Reading                  I Corinthians 12:12-27


Sermon             “Mt. Trinity Notebook: Fellowship”  


Song Offering         “You’ll Never Walk Alone”         Joan & Jean





*Please stand if you are able


Minister of Worship                                            Pastor Alec Rogers

Deacon of the Day                                     Deacon Teresa Farrington

Service Music                                                                   Lisa Harding

Ushers of the Day                Annette Peabody & Dick Godbout                                                                       


Coffee Hour:                                  A “Thank You” to

                        Annabell Curtis our Organist

                                                         from 1978 – 2021

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After Church

today in Fellowship Hall

Text Box: 2006 MCC ChoirA group of people in blue robes

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Future’s Meeting Tuesday, August 16 at 6:00 p.m.


Memorial Service/Celebration of Life of Rev. Ernest B. Johnson Jr (Rev. J) at 2:00 PM on August 20, 2022, at MCC to be conducted by Rev. Stanley White, Rev J’s last assistant while serving at MCC.


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 9 & 10 from 9 AM to 2 PM. Bring in clean items after August 20 & leave them in Johnson Hall. A sign-up sheet is available for food items needed in front hall.


Kick-off Sunday – September 11 after church with a cookout to celebrate the beginning of the Sunday School year.  Memorial celebrations in “Jan’s Garden”

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


Our “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, Whitehouse family, Teddy Ware, 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 14, 2022







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           Manchester Community Church 

          “Where people count, and Christ is honored.”            

            Established 1833

    Pastor Alec Rogers