Saturday, July 29, 2017

Sermon: Seeing the World from a Donkey’s Back

November 27, 2016 Church of Peace, UCC Zechariah 9:9-14, Matthew 21:1-9 Rev. Mariah Marlin-Warfield   Seeing the World from a Donkey’s Back (first in the series “Animals of the Nativity”)   Here’s the thing about one candle burning. If you walk past it briskly, the breeze could blow it out. If you accidentally knock it […]

Decorate the Church

The sanctuary will be decorated for Advent/Christmas after the service on Sunday, November 22.  Please join us.  The more the merrier!  

Sermon: What Shall We Bring?

November 20, 2016 —Thank Offering Sunday Church of Peace, UCC John 17:1-5, 12-24 Rev. Mariah Marlin-Warfield   What Shall We Bring? (seventh in the series “Following Jesus through the Fourth Gospel”)   The classic motto of the United Church of Christ comes from the scripture we hear this morning. It is from Jesus’ prayer and […]

Sermon: What Lets Us Go

November 6, 2016 Church of Peace, UCC John 15:1-17 Rev. Mariah Marlin-Warfield   What Lets Us Go (sixth in the series “Following Jesus through the Fourth Gospel”)   A few weeks ago, the Rock Island Police Department offered a community meeting on the topic of Nine-One-One. We got to go upstairs in the police station […]

Annual Thanksgiving Community Worship Service

  The annual Thanksgiving Community Worship Service, in- volving several west end Rock Is- land churches, will take place on Wednesday, November 23, at 7:00 pm, at First Lutheran Church, 1600 20th Street (the bell tower at the intersection of 18th Ave., 20th St., and 17th St.) Please bring a non-perishable item to share with […]