Upcoming Events...

The Women's Bible Study will be meeting every other Tuesday during the summer months. We will be reading Blue Like Jazz by Donald Miller. You may come for every discussion session or just the few you can make.  Contact Pastor Christine for more info!

We’re helping Interfaith Clothing Center equip over 2,000 children with backpacks and school supplies needed to begin the school year! Items needed can be found on this flyer, and may be brought to the church through August 10.

PoP Playgroup is a great way for families and their babies/toddlers/preschoolers to connect with each other!  Their next gathering will be on Saturday, August 9 at 10am at the Germantown Splash Park. Please contact Jamie or Lauren for more info!

The next gathering of the Women's Book Group will be on Thursday, August 14, at 7:30 pm. The group will discuss The Orphan Train: A Novel by Christina Baker Kline. All women are welcome to join the fellowship. RSVP to Lesa.

Exploring Faith! Join us on Wednesday, August 20th for a casual evening of fellowship, food, and discussion. We’ll discuss the book unChristian: What a New Generation Really Thinks about Christianity ... and Why It Matters, which explores the negative perceptions many people have about Christianity and the ways in which Christians are called to address those perceptions by living more like Jesus. The book is available online in both electronic and hard-copy formats. Please read the book ahead of time. A 'sandwich bar' will be available beginning at 6:30pm with all the fixins and discussion will begin at 7pm. Come whenever you are able. Contact Pastor Steve if you have questions or difficulties finding the book.

POP Handbell Ensemble for Children 1st-6th grade Now Forming! Sign up in the narthex or contact Danielle Drobny . Rehearsals will be held Wednesdays, 5-5:45pm beginning September 10.

 

Recent Events...

Check out the sermons, music and more from last Sunday here.

A Special presentation about our Workcamp Mission Trip from our services on July 26-27 can be seen here!

Quilts were also dedicated on July 26 & 27, before being donated to Lutheran World Relief!

Vacation Bible School was held July 21st – 25th, as kids learned that Jesus loves us no matter who we are or what happens in our lives!

A Red Cross Blood Drive was held at Prince of Peace on Saturday, July 12. Thanks to all who helped and donated, the Red Cross received 15 units of whole blood. We'll be planning another drive, probably in the fall. Watch for updates!

A team of 19 youth and adults from PoP headed off for Workcamp in Buffalo, NY, July 5-12, to engage and support the community by repairing and refurbishing houses of families and individuals in need.

Yard Sale 2014 was held on May 31, as we enjoyed the best weather ever for Yard Sale, and a great time of bargains, food, fun and music!

Our annual "Creation Care Carnival" was held on April 27. Activities included malaria prevention, water conservation, Maryland transfer station and recycling, clean energy, Bike to Church Sunday, and of course, the blessing of the gardens!

Faithful Families gathered on April 24 to share dinner, crafts and learn more about Easter!

Holy Week and Easter (including our Easter Vigil) were great celebrations at Prince of Peace! Check out our YouTube channel for music and sermons!

Faithful Families gathered on March 20 to share dinner and crafts and learn more about the season of Lent.

30 Hour Famine ~ PoP joined up with a few other local youth groups on March 7-8 to participate in the 30 Hour Famine, sponsored by World Vision, in an effort to combat global hunger & poverty.

We began our Lenten Journey with our Ash Wednesday serivce on March 5.

Our Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper was held on March 4, as we prepared for Lent by eating pancakes, raising money for our summer mission trip and burning palms to make ashes for the next evening's Ash Wednesday service.

Pastor Christine was installed as our Associate Pastor at the 5:00 pm Saturday service on February 22!  We rejoice at this official beginning of Pastor Christine’s ministry with us!

 

 


 

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