Annual Bix Service
On Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Jazz Festival Weekend, Church of Peace will hold its 14th annual Jazz Service, August 3. The sounds of Dixieland get everyone's toes tapping to the beat of our Dixieland band and singers. The service includes performances of traditional favorites. Invite your friends to this special service with great music provides by our church members.
Songs and Critters in the Courtyard
Check out the pictures from Sunday's Songs and Critters in the Courtyard. [gallery] Blessing of the Animals
Church of Peace Dedicates New Vision Statement
After many months of work, meetings, questions, research, thought and reflection, the Church of Peace United Church of Christ in Rock Island, Ill., has determined its new vision statement. It only seemed fitting to bless and dedicate the new statement on Pentecost. Then at the end of the service this past Sunday, the congregation went outside to the corner of 12th Street and 12th Avenue to bless the church’s location where it has been since 1912. The process started last fall when small group discussions were held to answer questions and gather opinions about ...