Happenings at Prince of Peace
Week of April 22, 2018

In Memoriam  
We send prayers and condolences to the family and friends of Kati Warr. A Memorial Service in thanksgiving for Kati's life will be held at Prince of Peace on Saturday, April 21, at 1pm.  A reception will follow in the Family Center.


A Graveside Service in thanksgiving for the life of Diana Ford will be held Sunday, April 22 following the 10am worship service.  Please keep Lee Ford in your prayers. 

May their souls and the souls of all the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace.  And may light perpetual shine upon them.

Worship
We Will Welcome Fr. Hamlet-  Sunday, April 22 to preach at 8am & 10am.
 
The Next Baptism- will be on Trinity Sunday, May 27 at the 10am service. Please email office@popwh.org for an application.

 

PeacePrints Masthead    

To view the Easter Newsletter, click here.

To view the Church Calendar, click here.

 

 

Fellowship
Breakfast is Served- in the Family Center Sunday, April 29 after the 8am and 10am services.  $7 for adults and $1 for kids.
 
Women of the Parish- are all welcomed and encouraged to attend the next meeting of the Episcopal Church Women (ECW) on Monday, April 23 at 6:30pm in the Guild Room. 

Cinco de Mayo Dinner Club- WOW! Cinco de Mayo is now Seis de Mayo here at POP Sunday, May 6 at 6pm. Come for margaritas, good food, good music, good fun; $15/person; checks made payable to Alan Burke; sign up on the patio! Ginny Burke.

Calling for Shoeboxes & Snacks - We are beginning to collect for our upcoming Vacation Bible School in July. We need shoeboxes that the children use as cubbies to put their crafts and belongings in.  We also need cracker-like snacks such as: goldfish, vanilla wafers, cheez-its, graham crackers, Oreos, and other cookies and crackers. Thank You! 

Pastor Kathie Stained Glass, Beaded and Fused Jewelry Sale-
Sunday, May 6 after both services.  Stop by the tables on the patio to check out old favorites and new items, great for Mother's Day! 
 
The Next Golf Tournament-  will be Bestball Scramble or Stroke/Handicap (Your Choice when you sign up!) at Los Robles Greens Golf Course on Saturday, May 12. $78 for Golf+Cart+Lunch/Drink - Range Balls and $15 per person for the Social at the Mitchell's. For more information, contact Steve Boyer.

Save the Date-   Saturday. June 2 from 9am-2:30pm.  Please join the ECW in the Family Center at their Spring retreat, being led by our own Chantel Zimmerman. More details to follow in the coming weeks.
 
Discipleship
Health Ministry News- There are many facets to living a healthy life. Last month's health assessment was designed to help us balance different components of our life in order to have a healthy life individually and as a church. This month's newsletter focus is on the faith life component. Pick up a copy from the Narthex on Sunday or click here!

Daughters of the King News-   Melody Penter will present "Hope in the Desert" on Sunday, April 29 in the Chapel after the 10am service.

Adult Education Easter Series-
"Bible Basics: Your Questions asked and Answered".  Wednesdays at 9am in the Guild Room.

Bible Study- Wednesday nights, beginning on May 2, in the Guild Room from 7-8:30pm for 7 Sessions. Luke is your guide as you relive the events of the early church. Catch the wind of the same spirit that brings renewed life to today's Christians. Participants visit the key personalities, review their activities, reflect on their meaning, and discover their message to the Church today. Contents: ▪     Prologue to the Acts of the Apostles ▪     Preparing for the Church's Birth ▪
Resource Book is $22. Contact Richard Muniz for more information.

Labyrinth Walk-  
Thursday, April 19 from 6:30-8pm.For more information, please contact Chantel Zimmerman.

Prayer Shawl Ministry-  The Prayer Shawl / Blanket is an outward and visible sign of God's love, grace and presence in our lives.  The next Prayer Shawl Workshop is Saturday, April 28 at 10am in the Chapel, and is open to all knitters as well as those who would like to learn!   Please contact Kathryn Reasoner for more information.   
Outreach
Lenten Outreach Project-  Thanks to your generous donations, $8810 will be sent to Episcopal Relief and Development to support Clean Water.

Days For Girls-  We want to thank everyone who contributed to our very successful Bake good/Succulent sale. We raised over $1500 that will help support the Woodland Hills, California Chapter of Days For Girls. This money will be used to purchase the fabric we use in the kits for the girls. We are also now able to purchase the die cutter to cut the shields out. We have our next sewing day on Sunday, May 6 from 12-4pm. in the family center. Call Nova Heiss for more information.

The Community Dinner- 
continues on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of every month. For more information or to volunteer, please contact Jennifer Frost. The next dinner will be served on Saturday, April 28 at 5pm.

Tuna / Peanut Butter Sunday-
  Every first Sunday of the month is Tuna/Peanut Butter Sunday! Put an extra container or two of tuna or peanut butter in your shopping cart for the Food Pantry and drop it off in the narthex on Sunday, May 6.  Thank you for your ongoing support!
 
  Stamp out Hunger Food Drive- 
On Saturday, May 12 between 1-7pm, the pantry will need people to help sort and box food delivered from the Postal Drive. This is our largest event of the year and we are hoping for lots of  involvement from the congregation! Contact Julianne Sorice at WestValleyFoodPantry@gmail.com.  
 
Volunteer Opportunities Exciting Opportunities! Great pay!  All you need is a love of God-   Our outreach Vacation Bible School is in need of some loving hands. We can use any talent the Lord has given you from decorating, preparing snacks, giving craft instructions, acting, talking with children, leading or assisting a group, leading a song, playing games or taking photos. Only 4hours a day for 5 days, July 9 -13, 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. Please pray about this!  Contact Linda Sawyer  family@popwh.org or call the office at (818) 346-6968.
 
Youth Ministry:  Marc Miller  youth@popwh.org
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Youth Group Calendar For Middle and High Schoolers-

Sunday Morning Meetings:
at 10am in the Youth Center

Friday Night Film/Fun/Food/Fellowship:
from 7pm - 9pm in the Youth Center

Guitar Lesson Free-For-All:  Tuesdays and Thursdays from
5:30pm - 8pm in the Chapel
Children & Families Ministry:  Linda Sawyer   family@popwh.org
 

Register Today!
Register your child or grandchild for Vacation Bible School! Registration forms can be downloaded from our  POP website or found in our church office.

Snack Collection- We are collecting snacks for Vacation Bible School and Summer Sunday School. We can use any snacks such as: goldfish, vanilla wafers, cheez-its, Oreos, or any other cookies or crackers. Our growing children love them all and are always hungry. Thank You! 
 
Collecting Shoeboxes- Vacation Bible School will soon be here at POP. Please bring in all your empty shoe boxes and the children will put them to good use. They decorate the boxes and keep their VBS crafts inside. Thank you!
 

Walking Through the Bible
- Our Prince of Peace Children will continue to walk through the Bible while creating their own Bibles.

April
22        Easter 4:Jeremiah,Daniel
29        Jonah, Videotaping children on Books of the Bible
 
May
06        Mathew, Mark, Luke: Joseph to Egypt, Jesus' Life
13        Mother's Day, Bible Presentation in Church
20        Pentecost: Acts 2-3, Holy Spirit Comes,
           Peter's Power to Heal
27        Memorial Weekend
 
June  
03        Acts 16:16-40, Silas & Paul
10        Revelation 21-22, Jesus is Coming Back for Us
 
Looking Ahead:
July 9-13 -Vacation Bible School

Prince of Peace Episcopal Church
 

Prince of Peace Episcopal Church is called to know,

love and serve Jesus as Savior and Lord, to share

His healing and transformation with all people.



5700 Rudnick Avenue, Woodland Hills  91367
(818) 346-6968
office@popwh.org 

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Fellowship
Discipleship
Service
Youth Ministry
Children & Families Ministry
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Psalm 23
Acts 4:5-12
1 John 3:16-24
John 10:11-18  
 
 
  
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