Upcoming Events...

We will be hosting the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention on Tuesday, January 16 at 7:00 pm. Their presentation will focus on the basics underlying suicide, what the research shows, and most importantly on what we can do to help. Questions? Contact Pastor Christine.

The Men's Book Club starts the new year with a lively discussion of Jonathon Tropper's This Is Where I Leave You." We will meet Thursday, January 18 at 7:30 pm. Snacks and beverages will be provided. Please RSVP to our host Steve Von Wald.

Join us for Bible Art Journaling on January 21 from 6-8pm! No advance preparation or materials are necessary. This is a fun and creative way to get into God's Word and to enjoy one another's company. If you have questions, please contact Pastor Christine.

January Board Game Night: Saturday, January 27 at 6:30 pm! For teens and adults, please join us in the Fellowship Hall for a board game night on January 27th, shortly after the Saturday service concludes. Bring your favorite or learn a new game. Any questions, please contact Christian Michel.

The SOUPer Bowl drive is back! We will be collecting hearty soups and stew for Gaithersburg HELP starting the weekend of January 27th through February 4th. Pick up a can or two (or 10!) and place in the collection box decorated with your football pick for the Super Bowl!

Our Annual Congregational Meeting will be held on January 28 at 1:00 pm! At our annual meeting, we approve our budget, elect Church Council members and make other important decisions about our ministry together in the coming year. A Pasta lunch will be held prior to the meeting (following the late service).

Join us for our next Saturday Dinner Out on Saturday, February 3 around 6:15 pm at Chipotle in Kentlands. Saturday Dinner Out is a casual way to gather with others, break bread, and enjoy some fellowship. All are welcome!

Bible Presentation Weekend will be February 3-4. Second graders and older children through 5th grade who have not yet received a Bible from Prince of Peace will receive their Bibles during worship.

Honduras mission trip: Haven Universe has invited us to partner with them on a mission trip this upcoming summer (June 23 – July 1). Cost of the trip will be approximately $1,600 and trip is appropriate for ages 16 and older. If interested, contact Pastor Christine.

 

Recent Events...

Check out the sermons, music and more from last weekend by clicking here!

Christmas 2017 was a great celebration at Prince of Peace! Click here to hear sermons, music and more from Christmas at PoP!

The Very Important Christmas Pageant by Dennis Hartin was performed on Sunday, December 10, followed by a reception with hot chocolate and desserts.

Faith-Full Families’ Advent event was on December 7 as families with pre-school – elementary age children, and their siblings, enjoyed dinner, crafts, a Bible story and fellowship.

Faith-Full Families’ Thanksgiving event was be held Thursday, November 16 as families with pre-school – elementary age children, and their siblings, enjoyed dinner, crafts, a Bible story and fellowship.

Our Reformation Dinner was held on the evening of Nov 4, as we enjoyed great German food and some "Table Talk" with Pastor Steve!

Reformation Sunday was celebrated on October 29,recalling Martin Luther's posting of 95 theses on the door of the Castle Church in Wittenberg, Germany, on October 31, 1517. At the 11:00 am service, 13 of our young people were confirmed!

Our Halloween party was held on October 27. Games and crafts were followed with Trunk-or-Treating.

Our Annual Blessing of Animals took place at our 5 pm Saturday service October 7!

Prince of Peace partnered with Shaare Torah and the Islamic Society of the Washington Area to host the Montgomery County Interfaith 5K run on September 4th at the Soccerplex in Germantown, with proceeds benefiting Gaithersburg HELP and C4.

Vacation Bible School was held from July 17-21 with the theme: “Maker Fun Factory – Created by God and Built for a Purpose”.

On Wednesday, June 28 we watched Rick Steves' "Luther and the Reformation", a one hour movie commemorating the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation! If you missed it, you can view the video here on YouTube.

Our 2017 Yard Sale was held on Saturday, June 3.

Our Easter Celebration began with Easter Sunday on April 16! Click here to see and hear music and sermons!

Our Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner was held on Tuesday, February 28, as eveyone enjoyed pancakes and Pastor Steve led us in burning palms for our Ash Wednesday service. 

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