FOOD PANTRY SUNDAY

Remember to bring non-perishable items next Sunday for the Church of Peace Food Pantry. Take a plastic bag home with you today as a reminder, if you wish. Remember that we are collecting at the Thanksgiving Eve service on Wednesday, November 23rd, also. Thanks for your donations!  

THIS WEEK at FIRST (Week of 11/6/16 Calendar)

Sunday November 6 – All Saints Sunday Christian Service Sunday Honey Sunday Daylight Saving Time Ends 9am SUN. SCHOOL/ADULT FORUM – PH 10:30am HOLY COMMUNION After Worship COFFEE FELLOWSHIP – FH Monday November 7 – Newsletter Deadline 6pm HANDBELLS – Balcony Tuesday November 8 10:30am BIBLE STUDY – PH 12n ADMINS’ LUNCH 6pm DISCERNMENT – … [Read more…]

TRANSGENDER DAY of REMEMBRANCE

Reflecting on the lives lost to the violence and hurt of our broken world. Service of celebration. Wednesday, November 16th, at 7:00 pm, St. James Lutheran Church, 3145 31st Avenue, Rock Island. All are welcome.  

20th ANNUAL SWEETS, TREATS, & CRAFTS

Saturday, November 12, 2016, 8:00am – 12noon Fellowship Hall (Downstairs in the Church) Please donate items from one or many of the following categories: 3 dozen homemade cookies Sweet yeast rolls Coffee cake 2 pies 3 plates homemade candy Quick bread (2 large) Snack mix Caramel corn Yeast bread Yeast dinner rolls Directions to help … [Read more…]

CONGREGATIONAL MEETING – Sunday, November 20

After the 10:30am worship service on Sunday, November 20th, there will be a congregational meeting. There are 3 items on the agenda: 1) 2017 budget 2) election of 2017 council members. 3) presentation of Discernment plan for 2017. Please plan to attend. A special lunch will be provided by the council and discernment team.  

THIS WEEK AT FIRST (Week of 10/30/16)

    Sunday October 30 – Reformation Sunday Mexican Mission Sunday 9am SUN. SCHOOL/ADULT FORUM – PH 10:30am HOLY COMMUNION After Worship COFFEE FELLOWSHIP – FH 4:30 – 7pm JOINT CONFIRMATION – FH Monday October 31 – Reformation Day 6pm HANDBELLS – Balcony Tuesday November 1 10:30am BIBLE STUDY – PH 6:30pm DISCERNMENT – PH … [Read more…]

ST. JOE’S EVENING MEAL

We will be serving the last St. Joe’s Evening Meal of 2016 on Monday, Nov. 21, 2016. There is a signup sheet in the Narthex. Please indicate if you can bring any of the needed items and how many. Please indicate if you can help prepare or help serve. Please place monetary donations in the … [Read more…]