Pastor Steve will be leading a trip to the Holy Land in September of 2016! Contact Pastor Steve for more info!
Join us each Wednesday in Advent (December 2, 9 and 16) for Holden Evening Prayer at 7:15 pm. Take a short break from your busy holiday schedule to slow down and enjoy this meaningful 15 minute service.
Faith-Full Families’ Advent event will be held Thursday, December 3 from 6-7:30pm in the Fellowship Hall. Families with pre-school – elementary age children, and their siblings, are invited for dinner, crafts, a Bible story and fellowship. Email Judy Bruening or just come!
Christmas Pageant Reimagined: ’Twas the Light Before Christmas! Everyone is invited for a fun “instant” Christmas play hosted at Prince of Peace on Sunday, December 6. This three-and-one-half-hour, rehearsal-to-cast-party adventure provides a Christmas celebration for kids and adults as they rehearse a simple song, create a keepsake prop, and experience that Jesus is the true light of the world. Join us from 1:30-5pm on Sunday, December 6. For more info, contact Lisa & Jon Conary
Women’s Book Group will celebrate Christmas together on Thursday, December 10th @ 7:30 pm, sharing thoughts about The Invention of Wings: A Novel by Sue Monk Kidd. RSVP to Pamela.
The PoP Playgroup will meet for breakfast on Saturday, December 12 at 9:00 am at the Derwood McDonalds. Children can enjoy the playspace and a bite to eat, while parents and caregivers enjoy chat and coffee. Playgroup is a great way for families and their babies/toddlers/preschoolers to connect with each other. Please contact Jamie or Lauren with any questions!
Our Annual Christmas Cantata will be held on Sunday, December 13 at 4:00 pm. Join our choir and guest musicians as we usher in the season with “Festival of Lessons and Carols”.
Join us for Caroling at Brightview Senior Living on December 20th at 1:45 PM. Volunteers will have fun singing carols with the residents and bringing some holiday cheer!
Join us for worship on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day as we celebrate Jesus' birth!
Summer Workcamp 2016 is now being planned! We will be traveling to Braxton County, WVa the week of June 25 - July 2. Projects will include: roofing, siding, dry wall installation, painting, and ramp building. Workcamp is open to all youth from rising 9th graders (in 2016) - graduating 12th graders (2016). Questions? See Pastor Christine
Prince of Peace hosted the annual Thanksgiving Eve Service on Wednesday, November 25, a joint service we hold each year, together with Good Shepherd and Christ the Servant Lutheran Churches. Pastor Leila Ortiz from Good Shepherd preached the sermon.
Faith-Full Families’ Thanksgiving event was held on November 19 as families wih pre-school – elementary age children shared dinner, crafts, a Bible story and fellowship.
Our Chili Cook-Off was held on Saturday, November 7, as we shared Chili, Cornbread & Pies that were entered in the competition. Afterwards, we enjoyed learning some new dance steps!
Our Halloween Party was held on October 30, where everyone enjoyed games and Trunk-or-Treating!
The Rite of Confirmation will be celebrated for 4 of our young people on Reformation Sunday, October 25. Two of our confirmands also shared their Faith Statements with the congregation.
Our Annual Blessing of Animals took place at our 5 pm Saturday service October 10!
Bible Art Journaling began on Sept 27! This is a devotional class which encourages you to engage actively with the word of God through doodling, illustration, and note-taking in your Bible. We meet once a month on a Sunday from 6-7:30pm in the Fellowship Hall. Please bring a 'journaling Bible' with you to the first class. Questions? See Pastor Christine (or google 'bible art journaling - you'll see how very cool it is).
The Divine Drama, our Adult Sunday School Class, began September 20 at 9:45 am. This is a year long, in-depth adult education class (although it's not necessary to be at every class) which looks at the Bible as a whole and its major themes. This is a great opportunity for anyone who has wanted to delve deeper into their faith and God's word.
Vacation Bible School was held from July 27-31! Kids had a great time learning about the mighty power of God's love!
Our Yard Sale was a great sucess on May 30! Thanks to all who came and shared food, fellowship and bargains!
Faith-Full Families’ Easter event was held on April 16th as families with pre-school – elementary age children, and their siblings, gathered for dinner, crafts, a Bible story and fellowship.
Faith-Full Families’ Lent event was held February 26 as families with pre-school – elementary age children or grandchildren, and their siblings, gathereed for dinner, crafts, a Bible story and fellowship.
Our Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner was held on Tuesday, February 17 as we gathered for a delicious dinner of pancakes and sausage and the burning palms for our Ash Wednesday service.
Our Ash Wednesday service began the journey of Lent on Wednesday, February 18.