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 [...]
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, [...]
December 24, 2015
Church of Peace, UCC
Rev. Mariah Marlin-Warfield
“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 [...]
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.
The Church of Peace’s annual Bix Service was featured in the Quad City Times. You can read the story 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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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
HOW TO GET YOUR COPY
After many months of work, meetings, questions, research, thought and reflection, the Church of Peace United Church of Christ in Rock Island, Ill., has determined its new vision statement. It only seemed fitting to bless and dedicate the new statement on Pentecost.
Then at the end of the service this past Sunday, [...]