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1503 2nd Avenue, NE | Rochester, MN 55906

“A safe and inclusive church living God’s radical message



Peace United Church is a diverse, welcoming community. Join us for worship as we grow in God’s love.



From faith formation to Bible study, we offer opportunities to strengthen your faith life.


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News Highlights

Peace United Church of Christ offers two different styles of worship (traditional and contemporary) and a variety of programs to fit your spiritual needs. Find the latest events below.


Upcoming Events:


Music Celebration Sunday

Sunday, May 21 @ 10:30am (ONE SERVICE)

Mark your calendars that on Sunday, May 21 there will only be ONE service at 10:30am.  This is a special day for us to give thanks and celebrate our rich, wonderful and diverse music talents here at Peace.  It’s our way to give thanks to/for all of the individuals who give so freely of their time and talents to provide the beautiful musical back drops for our worship services.  Additionally, we will be celebrating and thanking our many faith formation volunteers who provide leadership and learning to our children through the school year.

Graduation Recognition Sunday

Sunday, June 4 @ 10:30am (ONE SERVICE)

We’d like to recognize all those in our church family who will be graduating this year, whether it be from high-school, college, vocational school, or a master’s program.  It’s our way to say CONGRATULATIONS for a job well done!  Please fill out this form and return by May 28.  We look forward to celebrating with you!!


Vacation Bible School registration open now!

Calling all Heroes!  This summer we embark on a journey of faith through the heroes of our faith.  During our week of interactive, energizing, good time children will discover their strength in God. They will become Heroes and explore how to serve God and God’s mission for their lives. Through song, story crafts, science and games, kids will explore the wonders of faith and respond to a call for action! Snacks and craft supplies provided.  Please pack a lunch.

June 12th – 15th 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Registration open now, forms available here and on the welcome table in the Narthex
Volunteers needed!  Sign up online on on the Family Events bulletin board.


Once and Future Classics Presents:  “A Midsummer Night’s Dream – a Musical”

Performance dates are: May 5, 6, 12, 13, 19 & 20 at 7:30pm; May 21 at 2:00pm.
Held at Peace United Church of Christ Fellowship Hall
Cost:  $15 (general seating)
Tickets:  You can purchase tickets at Peace Church (during normal business hours) or here



Sunday Worship

8:30 a.m. – Traditional Worship
11:00 a.m. – Contemporary Worship

Faith Formation

9:40-10:45 a.m. (September-May)


In order for all parents to be able to fully participate in services and for our many volunteers to help with activities, our nursery is available for infants through 3 years old every Sunday (during the school year) from 8:15 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. During the summer months (June through Mid-Sept), our nursery is available from 10:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Click to download the scheduled assignments for Sunday Tech Crew Schedule, Nursery Sunday, or Fellowship Lunch Teams.

Sign Ups

Worship Helpers (ongoing)