Sunday, February 7, 2016

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 [...]

Ash Wednesday Service

February 10th is Ash Wednesday.  Church of Peace will have its traditional Ash Wednesday Supper at 5:30 pm, followed by a service with the imposition of ashes at 6:30 pm.  All are welcomed.

Winter Game Nights

The Social Committee has scheduled two winter Game Nights.  The first is Friday, January 15 and the second if Friday, February 19 at the church.
Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the games start at 6:00 p.m.
All ages are welcome to this fun opportunity to spend time with family and friends and get to know your [...]

Congregational Meeting

The Church of Peace UCC annual winter Congregational Meeting will take place Sunday, January 24, 2016 following worship.  The congregation will share a potluck meal after worship then move into the meeting proper.

Christmas Eve Service

This Christmas Eve the Church of Peace United Church of Christ in Rock Island, Ill., holds its Christmas Eve service at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 24, 2015. It will be a moving service of music and candlelight.

Church Caroling

Join us for an afternoon of Christmas cheer with our neighbors at Two Rivers United Methodist Church! On Sunday December 20, we’ll meet at Two Rivers Church (1820 Fifth Avenue Rock Island) at 2:00pm. After rehearsing a few Christmas carols, we’ll take our holiday harmonies to Friendship Manor in the Activity Room at 3:00. We [...]

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.

Christmas Program and Potluck

The children will present their annual Christmas program on Sunday, December 13 during the worship service.
Following the service, the Education Committee will host a potluck dinner. They ask you to bring a salad, a vegetable dish, or a meat dish to share. The committee will supply the desserts.
There will be door prizes and the singing [...]

Welcoming new church members

We look forward to welcoming new members during our worship service on Sunday November 29th

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!

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