2021 archive of Parish News Blog
Download our App!
Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 12/20/21
Did you know that we have an app? You can download it from GooglePlay or the AppStore by searching for "WeConnect Parish App." Once you download it, it will use your phone's location to find Prince of Peace Catholic Parish. If your location is not enabled, you will be ... Read More »
Becoming a Deacon Info Session
Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 12/02/21
Men who are interested in becoming a deacon are invited to Deacon Rick DiGiorgio's info session on December 11 at 9am in the St. Monica room. Spouses are also invited to attend. For more info, visit www.bhmdiocese.org or contact Deacon Chris Rosko. The diocesan deacon formation program begins in March, 2022. ... Read More »
Adventure Ark Playschool Registration
Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 12/01/21
Our “mother’s day out” program for children ages six months - two years of age will begin registering students in January for the 2022/2023 school year (August-May.) You can learn more about the Adventure Ark Playschool and find the registration forms here.
Registration Eligibility Dates:Jan 4-7 – Current Adventure ... Read More »
Covid vaccines/boosters/flu shots
Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 11/29/21
Covid vaccines and flu shots for adults and children will be available on Dec. 8 and 9 from 3pm-6pm at Prince of Peace in the St. Jude room. Covid boosters will also be available. The church is partnering with Ross Bridge Pharmacy, owned by parishioner Patrick Devereux, to offer ... Read More »
Blood Drive Nov 29-Dec 1
Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 11/23/21
Prince of Peace invites the community to save local lives by helping ensure a safe and adequate blood supply during the peak holiday travel season. UAB will host a 3-day community blood drive in Deasy Hall from Monday, November 29 through Wednesday, December 1 from 9 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. ... Read More »
Info session-becoming a deacon
Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 11/22/21
Parish men- if you are interested in becoming a deacon, the diocese is holding an info session on December 11 at the following locations in preparation for the deacon formation class beginning in March 2022: Saturday, Dec. 11 PRINCE OF PEACE CATHOLIC CHURCH at 9am with Deacon Rick DiGiorgio ... Read More »
New Adult Faith Study-Dec.
Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 11/15/21
The Sunday morning adult faith study led by Mike Brown will resume on December 5 with a new video series, David the King, and run through January 23, 2022. This 6-part series by Bishop Robert Barron will be offered on Sundays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. in the school library.
David was hailed as Israel’s king who would restore order in the world under the lordship of God. Unfortunately, David was weak and his reign ushered in a succession of compromised kings and rejected profits. The Scriptures, however, foretold a son of David who would realize the fullness of Israelite kingship, but whose actual reign defied expectations. Bishop Barron helps us understand David’s significance in the succession which led to the King of ... Read More »
Covid/Flu Shots at POP
Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 11/15/21
Covid vaccines and flu shots for adults and children will be available on Nov 17 from 3pm-6pm and on Nov 18 from 3-7pm at Prince of Peace in the St. Jude room. Covid boosters will also be available. The church is partnering with Ross Bridge Pharmacy, owned by parishioner ... Read More »
Lady Knights Offer $1K Scholarship
Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 11/12/21
The Alabama State Kouncil of the Auxiliary Ladies of the Knights of Columbus invite Catholic women in Alabama to apply for their $1,000 college or trade school scholarship. It will be awarded in April 2022. Deadline to apply is December 10, 2021. The applicant must be a practicing Catholic ... Read More »
FaithDirect Matching Gift Promo
Posted by Ms Jill Spero on 10/22/21
Our online giving partner FaithDirect is offering us a wonderful matching gift program in celebration of the theme of #GivingTuesday. For every first gift from a new recurring donor that is added between November 1 and December 31, 2021, they will match that first gift, up to $50, with ... Read More »