Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Church of Peace night at the River Bandits

The Social Committee is sponsoring an outing to the River Bandits Baseball game on Friday, June 19th.  The game starts at 7 p.m. and is followed by fireworks.
In order to secure our group seating, we will need money for tickets by May 3rd.  Tickets are $8 each.  Seating is in the lower box.  For more [...]

Mother Daughter Banquet

The bi-annual Mother-Daughter Banquet will be hosted by Tri Mu Circle on May 7th at 6:30 p.m. in Fellowship Hall.  No worries if you don’t have a mother or daughter to bring – this is a celebration of all mothers and daughters, past and present.  A limited number of tickets will be sold, which you [...]

Holy Week 2015 Activities

Holy Week Activities
Sunday March 29, 10:30am:  Palm Sunday worship with palm processional
Thursday April 2, 7:00pm:  Maundy Thursday worship service with communion
Friday April 3, 9:00am:  Community Cross Walk departing from Rock Island city building
Friday April 3, 1:00pm:  Good Friday worship service at Friendship Manor’s chapel (all are welcome)
Sunday April 5, 6:30am:  Easter Sunrise service at First [...]

Spring Fever Trivia Night

Get your 6-8 person team together for the Spring Fever Trivia Night on Friday, March 20 at the Church of Peace, 1114 12th Street, Rock Island.  Doors open at 6:30 pm and trivia starts at 7:00 pm.  Cost is $10 per person.
Spring Fever Trivia Night features a fun and player friendly atmosphere, where teams work [...]

Game Night 2!

Game Night was great success.  We’ve been asked to have another soon, so the next Game Night will be February 20.  Doors open at 6:00 pm and the games begin at 6:30.  Bring a favorite board game, cards, dominoes, or whatever to share.  The event will be in Church of Peace Fellowship Hall.

Ash Wednesday Service

February 18th begins our Lenten journey this year with Ash Wednesday services.  Holy Communion and disposition of ashes will be observed at 7:00 pm service.  Join us as we start together our six weeks of meditation, prayer, and study.  Dinner will be served prior to the service at 5:30 pm.

Souper Bowl of Sharing

The Christian Education Committee invites you to lunch on Super Bowl Sunday, right after worship on February 1st.
Bring a can of soup for the Food Pantry, or make an offering at your table.  The menu consists of a variety of soups, sandwiches, beverages and desserts.
Remember, it’s Super Bowl Sunday, so wear your favorite jersey!

Annual Congregational Meeting

Game night

Winter is here, and what a better way to spend the time than with friends?
Bring a favorite board game, cards, dominoes, game or whatever to share.  Tables are ready, so let’s fill them.
Bring a snack to share, your own drink, and a friend and let’s have some fun.
Friday,  January 23rd.  Doors open at 6:00 p.m. [...]

Christmas Eve Services

This Christmas Eve the Church of Peace United Church of Christ in Rock Island, Ill., welcomes the Peace Light of Bethlehem for its 10:30 p.m. Candlelight Service on Wednesday, December 24, 2014. This light was shared from the Grotto of the Nativity in Bethlehem that has burned at that site for over 1,000 years.
Each year Austrian Boy [...]

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