NEWS

The Lenten Mid-week service is cancelled for March 16th.

June 24th Announcements

posted Jun 19, 2018, 6:33 AM by Pastor Otto   [ updated ]

THANK YOU
-We welcome our Assistant Pastor, Rev. Michael Musick.

MITES MISSION GRANTS
Twenty-two Mission Grants, One mission for God. Please pray and support the 2017-2019 Mission Goal of $2,075,000 so that mission grants such as Lutheran Children’s Books for Families Worldwide can be used to share the Gospel of Jesus Christ in different languages. Also, of 22 mission grants approved 12 are waiting to be funded with our MITES. Check the LWML bulletin board for the most recent report on grants made including one that reaches out to all military titled, “Christ for Veterans and their Families".

JULY 4TH LUNCHEON
The Fellowship Committee this year will not be available, therefore, it has been decided to have a potluck luncheon after the parade, however, we will not barbeque hot dogs and hamburgers this year. Since there is no committee setting up or cleaning up, we ask those of you coming, to help out with setting up and cleaning up. You can bring a main dish, salad or dessert or whatever you want. The church will supply drinks and table service. Kids, there won't be a swimming pool this year-sorry. To many people gone this year. We will have the parking lot shut off to POP members, their families, friends, etc., just tell the person who you are with for the parade and luncheon. The parade starts at 10:00 am, be at the church by 9:30 am, the streets by the church are blocked off after that. The parade comes right by the church. Kids, don't forget to bring a bag for candy!

 


June 17th Announcements

posted Jun 14, 2018, 8:04 AM by Pastor Otto

Happy Father's Day!

WELCOME
We welcome our Assistant Pastor, Rev. Michael Musick today, next Sunday, and July 1st. 

MITES MISSION GRANTS
Twenty-two Mission Grants, One mission for God. Please pray and support the 2017-2019 Mission Goal of $2,075,000 so that mission grants such as Lutheran Children’s Books for Families Worldwide can be used to share the Gospel of Jesus Christ in different languages. Don’t forget next Sunday is MITES Mission Offering!

JULY 4TH LUNCHEON
July 4th picnic: The Fellowship Committee this year will not be available, therefore, it has been decided to have a potluck luncheon after the parade, however, THERE WILL NOT BE A BARBEQUE, SO NO HOT DOGS OR HAMBURGERS. Since there is no committee setting up or cleaning up, we ask those of you coming to help out with setting up and cleaning up. You can bring a main dish, salad or dessert or whatever you want. The church will supply drinks and table service. Kids, there won't be a swimming pool this year-sorry. To many people gone this year. We will have the parking lot shut off to POP members, their families, friends, etc., just tell the person who you are with for the parade and luncheon. The parade starts at 10:00 am, be at the church by 9:30 am, the streets by the church are blocked off after that. The parade comes right by the church. Kids, don't forget to bring a bag for candy!

June 10th Announcements

posted Jun 11, 2018, 9:35 AM by Pastor Otto

BAPTISM
We welcome Shane W. to our congregation through the Holy Waters of Baptism at the 10:15 service. His fiancé is Megan S. and they will have an August wedding in Waverly. Megan plans to become a POP member after their wedding. Welcome both Shane and Megan!

MOLLY CHRISTIANSEN
We have received word from Molly that she will be returning home from Africa soon, ending her medical missionary work there. She greatly appreciates all of the support we have given her and hopes we will continue to assist other missionaries in the future. So, at her request, we will no longer be forwarding funds to Molly.

June 3rd Announcements

posted May 30, 2018, 9:29 AM by Pastor Otto

MITES MISSION GRANTS
Twenty-two Mission Grants, One mission for God. Please pray and support the 2017-2019 Mission Goal of $2,075,000 so that mission grants such as Lutheran Children’s Books for Families Worldwide can be used to share the Gospel of Jesus Christ in different languages.

MEN’S BIBLE STUDY
Men’s Bible Study will take a break during the summer months and will start again in the fall.

 

May 27th Announcements

posted May 23, 2018, 8:09 AM by Pastor Otto

CONGRATULATIONS
Congratulations to POP member, Tasha S., who graduates from Law School in New York City, May 29th. Parents, Warren and Carla S. will be celebrating with her.

MEN’S BIBLE STUDY
Men’s Bible Study is finished for the summer. We will begin again in the fall.

May 20th Announcements

posted May 16, 2018, 6:09 AM by Pastor Otto

CONGRATULATIONS!
Congratulations to POP members, Ted C. and Ethan Y. on their graduations today. Ted graduates from Williamsburg High School and will attend ISU in the fall. Ethan graduates from Solon High School and will attend Hawkeye Community College and will join their golf team.

CAMP IO-DIS-E-CA
Registration is now available to attend summer camp. There is a poster and pamphlets on the bulletin board if you would like more information or to register. This summer’s theme, True God, True Man. You can visit their website, www.campiodiseca.org.

HVAC FUNDRAISER UPDATE
We continue to collect donations to replace the funds we used to purchase new HVAC equipment. Thank you to everyone who has donated towards the project. We have currently raised $5010.00. If you would like to make a donation, there is a yellow envelope in the member card slot, choose the HVAC envelope and place your donation in there and put in the offering plate.

CONTRIBUTIONS
The Human Care Committee will again collect motel/hotel toiletries from your travels this spring/summer and fall. The committee is collecting small size toiletries for the Health Care Kits for the Iowa City Shelter House. Please put any items in the marked bins in the Fellowship Hall.

 

May 13th Announcements

posted May 9, 2018, 10:09 AM by Pastor Otto

HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY!

THANK YOU
We thank Ethan A. and Jonah A. for playing the music this morning for both services.

CAMP IO-DIS-E-CA
Registration is now available to attend summer camp. There is a poster and pamphlets on the bulletin board if you would like more information or to register. This summer’s theme, True God, True Man. You can visit their website, www.campiodiseca.org.

YOUTH GROUP MEETING
All youth grades 8th-12th are invited this Wednesday, May 16th, 6:00 pm-8:00 pm at the church. There will be pizza, games and we will welcome the 5 newly Confirmed 8th graders. Please let Nate or Jen B. know if you are attending so they know how much pizza to order.  

HVAC FUNDRAISER UPDATE
We continue to collect donations to replace the funds we used to purchase new HVAC equipment. Thank you to everyone who has donated towards the project. We have currently raised $5010.00. If you would like to make a donation, there is a yellow envelope in the member card slot, choose the HVAC envelope and place your donation in there and put in the offering plate.

CONTRIBUTIONS
The Human Care Committee will again collect motel/hotel toiletries from your travels this spring/summer and fall. The committee is collecting small size toiletries for the Health Care Kits for the Iowa City Shelter House. Please put any items in the marked bins in the Fellowship Hall.

May 6th Announcements

posted May 4, 2018, 7:06 AM by Pastor Otto

PRESENTATION OF BIBLE
It is a tradition at Prince of Peace to present the Sunday School children who are in second grade a Bible from the congregation. Elijah G. will receive his Bible this morning.

CLEAN-UP DAY: MAY 12
Everyone is invited to come spruce up the grounds and normal cleaning inside beginning at 8:00 am. If you have rakes, please bring them. We will remove the leaves in the flower beds and in the window wells. There will be paint supplies for staining jobs. There are normal cleaning jobs for anyone who wants to work in the Sanctuary and Fellowship Hall. Join in the fun!

CAMP IO-DIS-E-CA
Registration is now available to attend summer camp. There is a poster and pamphlets on the bulletin board if you would like more information or to register. This summer’s theme, True God, True Man. You can visit their website, www.campiodiseca.org.

YOUTH GROUP MEETING
All youth grades 8th-12th are invited Wednesday, May 16th, 6:00 pm-8:00 pm at the church. There will be pizza, games and we will welcome the 5 newly Confirmed 8th graders. Please let Nate or Jen B. know if you are attending so they know how much pizza to order.  

THANK YOU
The Human Care Committee thanks the congregation for the snack contributions to the Student/Military Care packages. Nine packages were assembled and sent out.

April 29th Announcements

posted Apr 25, 2018, 6:55 AM by Pastor Otto

QUESTIONING AND CONFIRMATION
This morning at the 9:45 service, the Confirmands will reaffirm their faith as they recite parts of the Catechism. Also, at the 10:15 service, the following Confirmands will receive the Lord’s Supper for the first time. The flowers on the Altar are given by the parents in honor of their Confirmation. Congratulations!

BIBLE PRESENTATION
It is a tradition at Prince of Peace to present the Sunday School children who are in second grade a Bible from the congregation.

CLEAN-UP DAY: MAY 12
Everyone is invited to come spruce up the grounds and normal cleaning inside beginning at 8:00 am. If you have rakes, please bring them. We will remove the leaves in the flower beds and in the window wells. There will be paint supplies for staining jobs. There are normal cleaning jobs for anyone who wants to work in the Sanctuary and Fellowship Hall. Join in the fun!

April 22nd Announcements

posted Apr 18, 2018, 7:52 AM by Pastor Otto

VOTER’S MEETING
The member’s of our congregation will meet this morning in the Sanctuary at 9:10 am. A member from each family is encouraged to attend. We will discuss and vote on the 2018-2019 Christian Preschool budget.

MITES MISSION OFFERING UPDATE
As of mid January two hundred thousand dollars for LWML Mission grants have been disbursed with over a million left to be given. Watch the LWML bulletin board for more recent updates. Your MITE offerings are the last Sunday of each month and are greatly appreciated. Next Sunday we will collect the offering, be sure to pick up a MITES box, the purple and white boxes that are located by the mailboxes.

CAMP IO-DIS-E-CA
Registration is now available to attend summer camp. There is a poster and pamphlets on the bulletin board if you would like more information or to register. This summer’s theme, True God, True Man. You can visit their website, www.campiodiseca.org.

YOUTH GROUP MEETING
All youth grades 8th-12th are invited Wednesday, May 16th, 6:00 pm-8:00 pm at the church. There will be pizza, games and we will welcome the 5 newly Confirmed 8th graders.

 

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