Sunday, October 26, 2014

Family Wedding

Last Saturday, May 21, we all attended a family wedding in Petersburg, Illinois. “We” is Nancy, Rebecca and I, along with Nancy’s parents – John and Kathie. The wedding was for Nancy’s cousin, the granddaughter of Kathie’s sister; Rebecca, and her now new husband, Doug. It was a great privilege to see that whole side [...]

End of the Year Program for Family Literacy Class

Yesterday, May 19, was the end of the school year for the Family Literacy Program here at the Church of Peace, with is part of Lights ON for Learning. This program is a collaboration with Rock Island School District #41, the Regional Office of Education, the Rock Island Public Library, Blackhawk College and the [...]

QCI Transportation Equity Community Task Force

This morning there was a meeting of the Transportation Equity Community Task Force of Quad Cities Interfaith here at the Church of Peace. Our organizer, Leslie Kilgannon, is the one in the pink top standing up. With the passenger rail service coming at least to Moline, and probably on to Iowa City, we here [...]

QCI Transportation Equity Community Task Force

This morning there was a meeting of the Transportation Equity Community Task Force of Quad Cities Interfaith here at the Church of Peace. Our organizer, Leslie Kilgannon, is the one in the pink top standing up. With the passenger rail service coming at least to Moline, and probably on to Iowa City, we here [...]

Youth Leaders

Last Saturday morning Nancy and I had breakfast with Ted and Lois Davies, who were the youth fellowship leaders for our group when I was in High School in Los Angeles. They were driving across the country and staying with family in Cedar Rapids. We met in Mount Vernon and had a wonderful visit. [...]