PB&J for the Hungry ~ Prince of Peace is collecting peanut butter and jelly for Gaithersburg HELP to celebrate Back-to-School and to help restock their pantry. Donations can be left in the special collection bucket in the narthex. The drive will continue through October, so please consider picking up something to donate each time you shop.
Men’s Group has resumed their meetings each Saturday at 8:00 am in the Fellowship Hall. Join us for coffee and discussion of the upcoming Bible texts. All men are welcome!
Join us for our next Saturday Dinner Out on October 22 around 6:15 pm at Panera in Kentlands. Saturday Dinner Out is a great time to come together and get to know (and eat with!) other families at Prince of Peace in a casual environment. All are welcome!
On Sunday, October 23 during class time, the preK/K Sunday School class will host a Bagged Breakfast Blowout. The class will pack 80 bagged breakfasts for the Rockville men's emergency shelter, run by the Montgomery County Coalition for the Homeless. We hope to have lots of parents and children participate that day!
Save the Date for our Halloween events: Friday, October 28! Games and crafts start at 6pm with Trunk-or-Treating at 7pm! We are looking for volunteers to help, so if you´re excited about Halloween, please contact Sarah Yonder. This is always a fun social event for kids and adults (even without kids) so come and join the fun!
Confirmation will be celebrated for 9 of our youth at the 11 am service on Reformation Sunday, October 30!
Come support Gaithersburg HELP on Tuesday, November 15 anytime during the hours of 11:00 am to 11:00 pm at Dogfish Head Alehouse. Dogfish Head Alehouse will donate 15% of all proceeds to Gaithersburg HELP.
Faith-Full Families’ Thanksgiving event will be held Thursday, November 17 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!
Books and Beer (aka The Men’s Book Club) will meet on Thursday, November 17 at 7:30 pm at the home of Gary Linton. We will be discussing the book A Short Stay in Hell by Steven Peck. This is a short read. RSVP to Gary.
Join us at Christ the Servant Lutheran Church in Montgomery Village on Thanksgiving Eve, November 23 @ 7:30 pm, as we gather with CTS and Good Shepherd Lutheran Churches for our annual Thanksgiving service!
Our Christmas Pageant will be held on Sunday, December 11 at 6 pm!
Prince of Peace partnered with Shaare Torah and the Islamic Society of the Washington Area to host the first ever Montgomery County Interfaith 5K run on September 5th at the Soccerplex in Germantown. Proceeds benefited Gaithersburg HELP.
Vacation Bible School was held from July 25-29, 2016 as kids shared and learned about Jesus' love for all of us!
Our 2016 Yard Sale was held on Saturday, June 4!
Prince of Peace participated in the Annual Potomac River Watershed Cleanup on Saturday, April 16th. Our pick-up started at the small tributary behind the church (Speicher’s Run), and continued Muddy Branch stream. We had a lot of fun, picked up a lot of trash, and made a real difference.
Faith-Full Families’ Easter event was held on Thursday, April 7 as families with pre-school – elementary age children, and their siblings, enjoyed dinner, crafts, a Bible story and fellowship.
Our Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner was held on February 9, as we ate together and burned palms to prepare or our Ash Wednesday service.
Faith-Full Families’ Epiphany event was held on January 7, as families with pre-school – elementary age children enjoyed dinner, crafts, a Bible story and fellowship.
Christmas 2015 was a great celebration at Prince of Peace! Check out sermons, music and more by clicking here!
Our Annual Christmas Cantata was held on Sunday, December 13, as our choir and guest musicians ushered in the season with a “Festival of Lessons and Carols”.
’Twas the Light Before Christmas! was our fun “instant” Christmas play hosted at Prince of Peace on Sunday, December 6! Click here to watch the video!
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.