Rock Island, Ill. – The Church of Peace in Rock Island, Ill., begins Holy Week with a Passion Reading According to the Gospel of Matthew on Palm Sunday, April 9, 2017. The actors tell the account of Jesus’ betrayal, suffering on the cross, and burial in the tomb. The Passion Reading takes place during the 10:30 a.m. service.
The Maundy Thursday service is at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 13 at the church.
The Church of Peace leads the Good Friday service at 3 p.m. on Friday, April 14 in the Friendship Manor chapel, 1209 21st Ave. in Rock Island. Public welcome to attend.
Easter Sunday, April 16, is celebrated at the 10:30 a.m. service at the church. Children are welcome to participate in the 9:30 a.m. Easter Egg Hunt.
The Church of Peace is located at 1114 12th Street, Rock Island, Ill. Phone number is 309-788-6357 or visit www.ChurchofPeaceUCC.org.