We proclaim Jesus Christ and promote communities of joy, hope, love, and peace.                                          
   Chapel for Peace  A Community of Christ Congregation
 Come worship with us!  |  909 West Battlefield Road  |  Springfield, Missouri 65807  |  417-881-4867
Christ's Mission, Our Mission
Welcome! If you're looking for a church home,
we'd be delighted
to have you worship with us. We're scripture-based, informal, community active, and welcome children. You're invited to any of our services and activities. Learn more by selecting a tab at the top of any page.

Mission Prayer
Ron Harmon
God, where will your spirit lead me today?
Help me be fully awake and ready to respond.
Grant me courage to risk something new
and become a blessing of your love and peace.
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Mission Center Conference at Chapel for Peace

                                  Photos Wayne Groner

Volunteer Ozarks - Good Causes Bring about Positive Change
                                                       Youth, animals, mentors, seniors,                                                                  hunger and much more. 
                                                                  Find a cause.
                                                                  Get connected.
                                                                  Make an impact.
                                                     Photo United Way of the Ozarks

Crosslines Holiday Dates
November 1 - 25  25 Days of
Christmas Food Drive with
Cox Health

November 17 Thanksgiving
Distribution Day at Central
Assembly of God, 8:30 a.m  to
2:30 p.m.

November 26 - December 1
Crosslines Christmas Application
for Food and Toys

December 15 Toy Store and  Food Distribution Day at Ozark Empire Fairgrounds                                                              Photo Crosslines

Worship Themes and Scriptures

See Calendar and Announcements for more activities.

​​​November 25 - Listen to the Voice. 
John 18:33–37. Pilate asked him,
"So, you are a king?" Jesus answered,
"You say that I am a king. For this I
was born, and for this I came into
the world, to testify to the truth.
Everyone who belongs to the truth
listens to my voice." Painting: Jesus
Before Pilate, First Interview. James Tissot (1836–1902). Public domain.

December 2 - First Sunday of Advent
(Hope). Anticipate Sacred Presence.
Luke 21:25–36.  "There will be signs...
roaring of the sea... People will faint...the
powers of the heavens will be shaken...
Be alert at all times, praying that you may
have the strength to escape all these
things that will take place, and to stand
before the Son of Man." Image: Icon of
Second Coming of Christ, ca. 1700.
Anonymous, Greece. Public domain.

December 9 - Second Sunday of Advent
(Peace). Prepare! Luke 3:1–6. "The voice
of one crying out in the wilderness:
'Prepare the way of the Lord, make his
paths straight. Every valley shall be filled,
and every mountain and hill shall be
made low, and the crooked shall be
made straight...'" Painting: John the
Baptist in the Wilderness, inset. Berner
Nelkenmeister circa 1495. Public domain.

December 16 - Third Sunday of Advent
(Love). Expect the Messiah. Luke 3:7–18. 
As the people were filled with expectation,
and all were questioning in their hearts
concerning John, whether he might be the
Messiah, John answered all of them by
saying, "I baptize you with water; but one
who is more powerful that I is coming."
Image: John the Baptist Baptizes Jesus,
Adi Holzer.
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