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.
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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.
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14-Dec – Children’s Program during worship
15-Dec – Social Event at the Augustana’s Planetarium
21-Dec – Christmas Caroling with Two Rivers UMC 2-5 p.m.
24-Dec – Family Christmas Eve Service at 4:30 p.m.
24-Dec – Candle light Christmas Eve Service at 10:30 p.m.
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
Find out how much the Church made during this year’s Birdies for Charity. Click here
The Women’s Guild will host a Taco Luncheon this Sunday, November 9th, after worship. The lunch includes three tacos, dessert and beverages. The cost is $8.
The Western Association meeting that was to take place this Saturday at the Church of Peace has been cancelled. Thank you to all of those who volunteered for this event.
We need to have 30 persons received a vaccine to continue to be able to provide the flu vaccines at the Church of Peace. So please plan to join us on Oct 19th, from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
On Sunday, September 28, Church of Peace celebrated and consecrated Reverend Mariah’s ministry as pastor with a much delayed formal Service of Install. Association Minister, Rev. Kathy Lawes presided over the service.
Check out the video highlights from Rally Sunday.