Friday, March 27, 2015

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 [...]

Sign up for the Church Pictorial Directory

It’s time for our new church pictorial directory! Sign up today for your photography session. I assume that clicking the link would give the dates and details.
Member Sign-up Site
The link below is for your organization to put on your website to launch the online scheduling system for portraits. Members will go to your web site [...]

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 [...]

Lenten Book Study

You can get a copy of The Book of Forgiving by Desmond and Mpho Tutu through the church.
This important book by the Nobel Peace Prize winner and globally admired religious leader will form the basis for this year’s Lenten Study.  A light supper is served each Wednesday, February 25 through March 25 at 5:30 p.m. followed [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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