Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Holy Week Activities

Faith Locked Up

During Lent Revered Mariah Marlin-Warfield and the Church of Peace in Rock Island, Ill., are focusing on how the criminal justice system relates to Christian faith.

From the cable marathons of Law and Order to the new Rock Island police station, from a relative who was the victim of a crime to a neighbor who works [...]

Tri-Mu Take-Out

Imagine this: You’re coming home on a cold, dark winter evening, facing the prospect of cooking something for dinner.  Are you stressed or depressed? NO, because you have a tasty casserole ready to pop into the oven for a hot, satisfying meal!
Let Tri Mu do the cooking for you  We will take orders in January, [...]

Sermon: “Here, Can You Just Take Him for A Minute?” (Christmas Eve Service)

December 24, 2015
Church of Peace, UCC
Rev. Mariah Marlin-Warfield
Luke 2:1-20
“Here, Can You Just Take Him for A Minute?”
There is a phrase I first heard chanted in a song by the a cappella group Sweet Honey in the Rock. They got it from June Jordan’s “Poem for South African Women.” Political leaders have taken to invoking this [...]

New Members Join Church of Peace

Donna Boyle welcomes Jeffrey Novak into church membership. On Sunday, November 29, Church of Peace welcomed Jeffrey Novak, Mat and Jeanine Carlson, and Jenny and Cory Bote (with their daughter Vivian) into membership. Jeffrey Novak was also baptized. A reception for the new members followed worship.

Bix Service Featured in QC-Times

The Church of Peace’s annual Bix Service was featured in the Quad City Times.  You can read the story here.

Celebration of Time and Talent – Time and Talent Sheets Online here

Through the month of May, you can learn about the ministries of Church of Peace and discern how God is calling you to participate in the life of our church.  Each Sunday, there will be church groups and organizations in the narthex presenting information about their missions and how you can get involved.
The process will [...]

Sign up for the Church Pictorial Directory

It’s time for our new church pictorial directory! Sign up today for your photography session.   Click on the link below for details.
Please be a part of our new family directory program.  We need you to make our new family album complete.  Photo sessions will take place on Friday, May 1, from 2:00 p.m. to [...]

New information about visiting COP for the 1st Time

We created a new page on our site aimed at helping first time visitors to the Church of Peace.  On this page you can find out what to expect when attending a Church of Peace worship service, fellowship and other special events.  There is also information on how to get involved.
The new page will be [...]

Church cookbook for sale

To celebrate the Church of Peace’s 120 years, the Women’s Guild has published a brand-new cookbook full of over 450 recipes to enjoy.

11 categories from appetizers to desserts
Recipes from church members and friends
Selected favorites from past members
Includes mealtime prayers from Pastor Mariah and a history of the church
Recipes for every occassion

The [...]

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