Peace Church Announcements

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Sunday 17 February

12.00 noon      Worship, Jeff Buck preaching

12.15               Sunday school for all kids aged 3 to 14 years.

13.15               Refreshments and drinks in the fellowship hall


Sunday 24 February

11.00               Bible study in the Chapel

12.00 noon      Worship, Pastor Heidemarie Klingeberg preaching

12.15               Sunday school for all kids aged 3 to 14 years.

13.15               Refreshments and drinks in the fellowship hall


Sunday 3 March

11.00               Bible study in the Chapel

12.00 noon      Communion Worship, Jonas Bedford-Strohm preaching

12.15               Sunday school for all kids aged 3 to 14 years.

13.15               Refreshments and drinks in the fellowship hall


World Day of Prayer


First Friday in March – every year – all over the world

translated into over 1,000 languages

1 March 2019 at 7:00 pm

This year in Munich

The service has been prepared by Christian women of Slovenia. There will be services in German in various churches in Munich – but also one in English.

St. John Berchmans English speaking Catholic Community.

Kaulbachstraße 33, Schwabing.

Subway station Universität on the U3 and U6 lines.



Churches taking part are the Church of the Ascension, Peace Church – United Methodist, Munich Christian Fellowship, Kaulbachstrasse English-speaking Community, and St Bonifaz English-speaking Community

 All are welcome – men, women and young people – on the day when 180 countries will be praying together. A special programme will be available for those bringing children with them.

Website for directions and information.



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Contact the Pastor

Thursday is usually the pastor’s day off. Please help her keep this time free.

You can still ring Christine’s mobile 0179 672 6794 or send an e-mail Pastor Christine will pick up the message as soon as possible.



Weekly Events



Have a cup of coffee and piece of cake or pizza with Pastor Christine, Greta and Albrecht. Bring along your baby or toddler, and chat with other moms and let the children play together. Also bring along letters and needs you have for dealing with German bureaucracy. Every Monday from 1pm to 4:30 pm. All welcome!


Evening Bible Study for Women

... takes place monthly at Rahel Pereira’s house. The next meeting will be on Thursday 7 March at 7pm. The group is reading a book called “Just a Sister Away”. Copies of the book will be there at the meeting. All women welcome.

Contact Pastor Christine for more information.


Homework Club:

…is on Fridays. The church is open from 1 pm on. The kids are welcome to a warm meal and qualified support with their school work. For more information contact Nicolas Kanzleiter. 


The African Choir meets after the service in the church. If you would like to join just come along!


Music Group

There is a  music group meeting on Friday evenings. If you are interested talk to Katie or Phil Gill or Graham Williams. We are looking for musicians playing  drums (or any other instrument). You are welcome!

For Your Diary


Kids’ Club

…meets again on 2 March. Invitations will go out to the kids .


Holiday Pastor Christine

The Erb-Kanzleiter family is away on holiday from 12 to 26 February. In the time of Pastor Christine’s absence, you can contact Greta Buck or Andrew Lawson if you need someone from church. Diakon Rainer Fuchs from Philippuskirche is willing to cover when a clergy is needed (01713096463).





There is a yellow Prayer Slip with each weekly bulletin. Completed slips are collected as part of the Offertory. If you are happy to share your prayer, members of our Prayer Chain will be praying for you through the week. (Please be assured that, having been offered to God, private requests are destroyed without being read.)



Whether you are here for a few months, a few years or "forever", you can become an official member of Peace Church. Members are asked to support Peace Church with their “prayers, presence, gifts and service".

Contact the Pastor for more details. 



Peace Church bank details:

Account holder: Evang.-methodistische Kirche Peace Church.

Account: 90 88 394 Bank: Kreissparkasse München

Bank Code / „Bankleitzahl“: 70250150

IBAN:  DE47 7025 0150 0009 0883 94

BIC:    BYLADEM1KMS (München)

2 February 2019: Kids Club Bavarian Cooking

31 December 2018: New Years Eve Joint Communion Service with Philippuskirche

16 December: Peace Church Nativity Play

9 December: Reception of new members from Ghana, Indonesia & Nigeria

1 December: Christmas Craft Day

24 November:  American-style Thanksgiving Party

21 October 2018:   200+ people celebrating the African-style Harvest Festival

7 October All age service "Kids Help Kids in Brazil"

Pentecost All-age Worship: 34th Birthday of Peace Church

10 May 2018: BBQ together with Philippuskirche

Easter 2018 Kid's Club Retreat Paulinghof in Kundl/Tirol