Saturday, July 29, 2017

By Whose Authority… The People and the Place, Third in a Series

September 27, 2015 Church of Peace, United Church of Christ Rev. Mariah Marlin-Warfield Ezra 5:1-13, Hebrews 13:1-3 By Whose Authority… The People and the Place, Third in a Series This past June, I attended General Synod, the national gathering for the United Church of Christ. I went to a worship service led by Bishop Yvette […]

Flute Concert at Church of Peace Benefits Mission Projects

The Church of Peace United Church of Christ is proud of its German ancestry.  The church was founded 120 years ago in Rock Island by several immigrant families who wanted to hear the church services and music in their native language.  The members helped each other and their neighbors as the Church of Peace grew […]

Pope Francis’ message on creation care resonates with UCC leaders in D.C.

Written by Anthony Moujaes Leaders of the United Church of Christ were among a crowd of 25,000 people from a multitude of faiths who were on hand to hear Pope Francis during a Mass Sept. 23 in Washington, D.C., where they learned that good people can come together on difficult issues — such as immigration and […]

Church of Peace: 120 Years of Ministry

Come celebrate “The People and the Place” Rev. Kathy Lawes, Conference Minister, Preaching Reception following worship

Beginning with a Great Shout: The People and the Place, Second in a Series

September 20, 2015 Church of Peace, United Church of Christ Rev. Mariah Marlin-Warfield Ezra 3:8-13 Beginning with a Great Shout: The People and the Place, Second in a Series In the beginning, the breath of God swept over the face of the waters, and the voice of God spoke up from the dark shattering the […]

Sermon Preview: Sept 20

During the rebuilding of the temple, a new foundation is laid. When the people see the new foundation, a great shout echoes through the earth, but the shout is a mess. Some people are weeping. Some people are rejoicing! And so it is with us. Whether you come with grief or with joy, know that […]

Sermon: Coming Home: The People and the Place, First in a Series

September 13, 2015 Church of Peace, United Church of Christ Rev. Mariah Marlin-Warfield Isaiah 43:1-7, 18-21 Ezra 1:1-6 Coming Home: The People and the Place, First in a Series “Name and Address, please.” Think of all the times and places that information gets demanded of you. It’s how we register for an event, or make […]

Even Better Than a Prize

September 6, 2015 Church of Peace, United Church of Christ Rev. Mariah Marlin-Warfield Revelation 22:1-7 Even Better Than a Prize “In the day the LORD God made the earth and the heavens, when no plant of the field was yet in the earth and no herb of the field had yet sprung up— for the […]