Saturday, April 18, 2015

Church of Peace night at the River Bandits

The Social Committee is sponsoring an outing to the River Bandits Baseball game on Friday, June 19th.  The game starts at 7 p.m. and is followed by fireworks.
In order to secure our group seating, we will need money for tickets by May 3rd.  Tickets are $8 each.  Seating is in the lower box.  For more [...]

Mother Daughter Banquet

The bi-annual Mother-Daughter Banquet will be hosted by Tri Mu Circle on May 7th at 6:30 p.m. in Fellowship Hall.  No worries if you don’t have a mother or daughter to bring – this is a celebration of all mothers and daughters, past and present.  A limited number of tickets will be sold, which you [...]

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.
https://www.securedata-trans14.com/ap/churchofpeace/index.php?page=10
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 [...]

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 [...]

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