Sunday, September 24, 2017

Inaugural Lederhosen 5k

We’re excited for the newest 5K in the Quad Cities! The Lederhosen 5K presented by UnityPoint Health – Trinity is Saturday, October 1st at Schwiebert Riverfront Park in downtown Felsen Insel (Rock Island). Proceeds from this event benefit the Church of Peace Food Pantry that serves over 1500 families each year and annually supplies almost […]

Sermon: Bix Jazz Service

July 31, 2016, Bix Jazz Service Church of Peace, UCC John 1:1-14, Psalm 139 (selections), Mark 1:9-15 Rev. Mariah Marlin-Warfield   I. Words of Introduction   Brothers and sisters, today we’ve come to worship God by celebrating the music of Bix Beiderbecke and Dixieland jazz. I think you’ll find, this is not a Sunday to […]

Sermon: What Happens Next

July 24, 2016 Church of Peace, UCC Revelation 22:1-7, Mark 12:18-27 Rev. Mariah Marlin-Warfield   What Happens Next Today we’re continuing our summer sermon series “I Have Always Wanted to Know” which is made of questions from members of the congregation; thank you for these. Something we human people have in common is we harbor […]

Sermon: Talking About the One Who’s in the Room

July 17, 2016 Church of Peace, UCC Philippians 2: 5-11, UCC Statement of Faith Rev. Mariah Marlin-Warfield   Talking About the One Who’s in the Room Here’s a question you might get asked sometime, especially if the conversation turns to where you go to church: “Tell me, what does the United Church of Christ believe?” […]

Sermon: Who Brings a Poem to a Church Fight?

June 26, 2016 Church of Peace, UCC 1 Corinthians 13:1-13 Rev. Mariah Marlin-Warfield   Who Brings a Poem to a Church Fight?   Chances are, if you have ever been to a Christian wedding in the United States, you have probably heard this scripture before:   “If I speak in the tongues of mortals and […]

Bake Sale

Join us on Bix Sunday, July 31, for a celebration of hot and cool. Tri Mu Circle is hosting a bake sale to raise money for the church’s general fund. Keep your kitchen cool and let Tri Mu do the baking for you. The sale will begin at 10:00 am in the Fellowship Hall during […]

Church of Peace Hay Bale Gardening

Church of Peace members are getting the hang of hay bale gardening. The garden is growing vegetables to be given out at the food pantry. If you would like to help with this project, contact Debbie Bernauer at (309) 786-5607 or (309) 781-7741.

Community Block Party

Church of Peace and Heart of Hope Ministries are hosting a Community Block Party on Saturday, August 6 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the corner of 12th Street and 12th Avenue in Rock Island, Illinois. The two churches share this intersection. The public is invited to enjoy food, fun, and fellowship together! Games […]

Bix Service

Church of Peace will conduct its 16th Annual Dixieland Jazz Service on Sunday, July 31 at 10:30 am in celebration of the Bix Beiderbecke Me- morial Jazz Festival Weekend.