Saturday, May 28, 2016

President Baynum visits ESL Program

President Baynum of Blackhawk College visited the Light-ON family literacy program here at the Church of Peace today.  Here he is with the adult students in Fellowship Hall.  President Bynum is near the center of the photo and I’ve slipped in over at the left.
Blackhawk is a partner, along with RI Schools, RI Library and [...]

Rock Island Superintendent Visits Church of Peace

Mike Oberhaus superintendent for Rock Island School District, will be at the Church of Peace 2:30 on Tuesday, Feb. 21, in the lounge to talk with our people about the schools. It is really a testiment to the leadership of the Church in the community that h is coming here. Anyone who can participate will [...]

Search Committee Update

The search committee got off to a great start on January 8.  The members include: Donna Boyle, Alex Fischer-Oelschlaeger, Rhys Fullerlove, Ed Johnson, Diane McCarthy, George Oelschlaeger, Nancy Olson, Gail Sederquist and Sue Spurgetis.
The committee met with conference minister Rev. Kathy Lawes who explained the search process.  During the next six months, the committee will [...]

Church of Peace Trivia Night

The Church of Peace is having its seventh annual
Out of this World
on Friday, March 30th
Teams of 6-8 people; $10 per person
Doors open at 6:15 pm.
Trivia starts at 7:00 pm.
Call Jessica Waytenick to reserve your table today
at 309-372-8205 or 309-737-4280.

Lenten Devotional Opportunities

Wednesday Evenings:
February 22nd:  Dinner @ 5:30 pm by Filiae Pacis Circle;
Ash Wednesday Service @ 7:00 pm
February 29th:  Dinner @ 5:30 pm by Worship & Music;
Study @ 6:45 pm:  Gideon’s Army
March 7th:  Dinner @ 5:30 pm by Martha Rolf Circle;
Study @ 6:45 pm:  Road to Emmaus
March 14th:  Dinner @ 5:30 pm by Education Committee;
Study [...]