The Fruit of the Spirit: Joy
January 17th, 2019
The Fruit of Joy. What brings you joy? What should bring you joy? Pastor Matt Moldstad has the answers.
Using the Right Words
January 14th, 2019
How do you know if you're using the right words to pray? Pastor Peter Heyn provides us with an encouraging message for those times when we're not …
The Fruit of the Spirit: Love
January 10th, 2019
Who taught you how to love? We begin our series on the Fruits of the Spirit today by considering Love. ❤️
Your Cold Hard Heart (The Lord's Prayer, Part 6)
January 7th, 2019
Can you find it in your heart to forgive me? Today we continue our look at the Lord's Prayer with Pastor Kyle Madson.
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Test the spirits for truth.
January 3rd, 2019
Your child comes home from school and tells you the teacher says 2+2=5. How do you respond? Truth is important. How can we be sure our Pastors are …
December 31st, 2018
Do you want a fresh start? In Christ you have exactly that. Happy New Year from Peace Devotions.
The Weak Things
December 27th, 2018
"Don't judge a book by it's cover." "Big things come in small packages." Sometimes God brings us blessings in unexpected ways. We consider this today …
God's Gift to YOU
December 24th, 2018
Have YOU opened presents yet? As YOU gather around the tree this year don't forget God's present to YOU. He put YOUR NAME on it. Rejoice!
Pray Without Ceasing
December 20th, 2018
God wants you to come to him at any time with any request with whatever's on your mind. He promises to hear you and to work what is best for you.
The Fruits of the Spirit (Part 1)
December 17th, 2018
Have you ever participated in a three legged race? It requires coordination. God wants us to be in sync, not only with other christians, but with the …
Waiting on God (The Lord's Prayer, Part 5)
December 13th, 2018
Wouldn't it be great to win the lottery? To be independent? In our continuing series on the Lord's Prayer we see that God would rather that we wait. …
Should religion make you feel good?
December 10th, 2018
Should religion make you feel good? Pastor Don Moldstad explains why it is important, even beneficial, for the Bible to make us uncomfortable. But …
Refined by Fire
December 6th, 2018
Are you struggling today? Be comforted with the knowledge that God will never abandon you. But he sometimes uses trouble to make us stronger.
How do I find purpose in my life?
December 3rd, 2018
Do you ever feel worthless? Rejected? Do you struggle to find purpose in your life? God wants you. You are precious to Him. And he has a purpose for you in this life.
Don't Miss the Main Point
November 29th, 2018
Pastor Matt Moldstad was shocked. They missed the main point. May we never forget the main point, Jesus' main purpose: the forgiveness of our sins.
What should I do when I'm tempted?
November 26th, 2018
What should you do when the devil tempts you to sin? Today Pastor Don Moldstad gives us several ways to ready ourselves to fight against temptations.
What's the magic word?
November 22nd, 2018
Happy Thanksgiving! 🙏🏻 What are you thankful for?
Second Guessing Prayer
November 19th, 2018
How strong are your prayers? Do they convey everything you want? Today Chris Eisenbeis explains how the Holy Spirit prays for you.
Life or Death? It's a Win-Win.
November 15th, 2018
Cancer. Terminal illness. Death. How do we face the thought of death? Today we consider the Apostle Paul's amazing perspective on Life and Death. …
Pray for the Military
November 12th, 2018
🇺🇸 This Veteran's Day we would like to encourage you to pray. 🙏🏻
Thank God for those who have served.
Praise God for the protection he has …
"Do I Have to Believe the Whole Bible?"
November 8th, 2018
Can you believe the Bible? Should you? Today we have Pastor Peter Heyn answering these important questions. Rev. Peter Heyn, is currently serving as …
The Love Chapter
November 5th, 2018
The Love Chapter. Today Pastor Matt Moldstad shows how perfect God's love for us is as we take a look at 1 Corinthians chapter 13.
November 1st, 2018
To celebrate All Saints Day we have a special message from Pastor Don Moldstad. Pastor Moldstad currently serves at Bethany Lutheran College as the …
Host's Choice Prayer (The Lord's Prayer, Part 4)
October 29th, 2018
Host's Choice Prayer, as we continue to look at parts of the Lord's Prayer with Pastor Kyle Madson we consider what it means to pray "Thy will be done."
You Left Some Things Out
October 25th, 2018
You Left Some Things Out. Today we're once again joined by Pastor Chris Eisenbeis with a message of Peace and Forgiveness. (Pastor Eisenbeis currently serving as Pastor at First Trinity Lutheran Church in Marinette, WI.)
Escalator Down Prayer (The Lord's Prayer, Part 3)
October 22nd, 2018
Escalator Down Prayer. Today Pastor Kyle Madson continues our series on the Lord's Prayer. https://PeaceDevotions.com
The Cure for Spiritual Depression
October 18th, 2018
"Man I've made such a mess of my life. How could God still love me?" When it comes to a spiritual depression, there is a cure. Not just a treatment, …
Hallowed By Your Name (The Lords Prayer, Part 1)
October 15th, 2018
What do you want your legacy to be? Today Pastor Kyle Madson talks about our legacy, your legacy, and how God gives us the legacy of life. https://PeaceDevotions.com
Should I have my children baptized?
October 11th, 2018
Today Pastor Daniel Ruiz answers the common question: Should I have my children baptized?
Daniel Ruiz is currently serving Hope Lutheran Church in …
Thoughts and Prayers
October 8th, 2018
You're in my thoughts and prayers. We see this phrase a lot online, today Pastor Tim Hartwig explains why this saying is so comforting and encourages you to take everything to God in prayer. https://PeaceDevotions.com
When I die, do I become an angel?
October 4th, 2018
Pastor, when I die, do I become an angel? Once again we're joined by Pastor James Kassera (currently serving Divine Mercy in Hudson Oaks, TX) to answer another common question about heaven. https://PeaceDevotions.com
How Can a Loving God Punish People?
October 1st, 2018
How can God be both Loving and Just?
Today's devotion is from Pastor Matt Moldstad, currently serving Peace Lutheran Church in North Mankato, …
"Do I have to Go to Church to be a Christian?"
September 27th, 2018
Today we answer the question: Do I have to go to Church to be a Christian?
Rev. Peter Heyn, is currently serving as Pastor at Peace Lutheran Church in Deshler, OH.
Things Come Undone
September 24th, 2018
Today we are blessed to share with you a message from Christian Eisenbeis currently serving as Pastor at First Trinity Lutheran Church in Marinette, WI.
If I disagree with the government, do I still obey them
September 20th, 2018
Pastor, if I dislike my government, do I still have to obey them? Today we are happy to be joined by Pastor Mateo (Matthew Behmer). Pastor Mateo …
The Funny Thing About Humility
September 17th, 2018
Are you humble? Today Pastor Dan Ruiz, currently serving at Hope Lutheran Church in Cedar Park, Texas, brings us a message of humility and boasting. www.PeaceDevotions.com
Why Does the Devil Tempt Me?
September 13th, 2018
Today we're joined by Pastor James Kassera who brings a message of love from God the Father. Pastor Kassera is currently serving at Divine Mercy Lutheran Church in Hudson Oaks, Texas. www.PeaceDevotions.com
Rainbow in the Sky
September 10th, 2018
🌈 Pastor Tony Pittenger brings us a powerful reminder of God's promise today as we talk about rainbows. 🌈 www.PeaceDevotions.com
September 6th, 2018
We continue with part 2 of our 3 part series on Noah with Pastor Tony Pittenger. Take a moment today to thank God for his promises. www.PeaceDevotions.com
Land of the Living
September 3rd, 2018
Today we are excited to share a message about Noah from Pastor Tony Pittenger.
Pastor Pittenger is currently serving Bethany Lutheran Church in Port Orchard, WA.
Holy Spirit's Name Badge
August 30th, 2018
Today we join Pastor Tim Hartwig to talk about the Holy Spirit's job. www.PeaceDevotions.com
Am I sinning if I'm sad?
August 27th, 2018
Is it wrong to be sad? Or even depressed? Today we join Pastor Matt Moldstad as we look for peace and comfort for the times we are sad
Comfort in Depression
August 20th, 2018
New devotions coming next week.
Today, Pastor Tim Hartwig reminds us that God gives hope to the hopeless and comfort in times of depression.
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Are you lonely?
August 15th, 2018
Today Pastor Tim Hartwig talks about loneliness, and why we can be confident that we're never truly alone.
Reacting in Anger
August 8th, 2018
Matt Moldstad reminds us that God would have us be compassionate, merciful, and forgiving. How will you show your love for God today?
Can we play catch?
August 2nd, 2018
Is God too busy to bother with the little things in your life? Take your requests, both big and small to God. https://peacedevotions.com/2017/11/06/can-we-play-catch/
How Smart Are Ya?
July 27th, 2018
Are you smart? What was your GPA in school? Today Matt Moldstad, Pastor at Peace Lutheran Church in North Mankato shares the secret to true knowledge …
If God knew Adam and Eve would sin, why did he make them?
July 19th, 2018
"Pastor, if God knew Adam and Eve would sin, why did he create them?" Today Tim Hartwig, Pastor at Peace Lutheran Church in North Mankato, MN, …
How Would You Address the Queen?
July 10th, 2018
How would you address the queen? More importantly, how should you address God? Today we discuss the wonderful means by which God tells us to address …
This Video Could Change Your Life
July 2nd, 2018
This podcast could change your life. www.PeaceDevotions.com
How do you know you are ready to die?
June 27th, 2018
How do you know if you're ready to die? Christians can have peace knowing their sins are forgiven and they are cleansed in God's eyes. Come, hear these comforting words today. www.PeaceDevotions.com
How can you know God exists?
June 25th, 2018
Join us today as we talk about the Natural Knowledge of God, the evidence of God we see in the world around us, and the Revealed Knowledge of God, what God tells us about himself in the Bible. www.PeaceDevotions.com
Extreme Makeover Edition
June 20th, 2018
Do you love seeing an extreme makeover? Tim Hartwig, Pastor at Peace Lutheran in North Mankato, talks about the Extreme Makeover that God works in the hearts of believers. www.PeaceDevotions.com
What's in a Name?
June 18th, 2018
What's in a name? Today we join Pastor Kyle Madson to find peace in the name of the Lord. www.PeaceDevotions.com
Would you be happier sinning?
June 13th, 2018
Have you ever thought to yourself I'd sure be a lot more happy if only I wasn't a Christian? Today we're joined by Pastor Matt Moldstad to tackle …
I'm having a rough day.
June 11th, 2018
Are you having a bad day? We all have rough days. Today Pastor Tim Hartwig tells us where he finds comfort when dealing with a difficult day.
June 6th, 2018
"Let these gifts to us be blessed." Today we take a closer look at prayer with Pastor Kyle Madson. www.PeaceDevotions.com
What do you Deserve?
June 4th, 2018
What do you deserve? Today Matt Moldstad, Pastor at Peace Lutheran in North Mankato has insight into what we truly deserve and what God is giving us. …
Continue in God's Word
June 1st, 2018
This time of year there's lots of graduations. 🎓 (Congrats, by the way, if you've graduated.) One thing we never graduate from is the need to hear God's Word. Spending time in God's word, spending time with our fellow …
Healed by Jesus
May 31st, 2018
Do you ever feel guilty for something you've done? Do you feel burdened by sorrow over your mistakes? Come, be healed by Jesus. He loves you, he forgives you, and he has won for you eternal salvation.
The Day You Will Die
May 30th, 2018
Today we're joined by Brad Kerkow, Pastor at Hope in Leander, Texas for a serious topic: death. Thanks be to God that we have hope, even in death. www.PeaceDevotions.com
Why do bad things happen to Christians?
May 29th, 2018
Today Pastor Matt Moldstad tackles the tough question, Why do bad things happen to Christians? www.PeaceDevotions.com
Thank God for Freedom
May 28th, 2018
Happy Memorial Day! Today we thank the men and women who have sacrificed everything so that we can live free. We thank God for them and pray he is with the ones who are standing up for our liberties. As citizens, we …
Keep Your Receipt
May 25th, 2018
Do you keep your receipts? There are times when keeping a receipt is important, it shows a debt has been paid. Did you know your sins have been paid for? Today we're joined by Pastor Brad Kerkow for a message of peace …
A Perfect Score
May 24th, 2018
Have you ever gotten a hole-in-one in golf? How about in disc golf? Do you know what God's standards are? Today we hear from Pastor Matt Moldstad who …
The Weight of Holy Communion
May 23rd, 2018
Today we continue our series on the church service with Pastor Kyle Madson. As we move into the service of Holy Communion we look at the …
God Intended it for Good
May 22nd, 2018
Pastor Matt Moldstad walks us through the story of Joseph. Joseph had a lot of hardships and trials in his life, how did he react to them? He trusted …
You are a Welcome Guest
May 21st, 2018
How do you prepare for guests? Jesus went to heaven to prepare a place for you. To get your room ready. Praise God for his mercy! www.PeaceDevotions.com
May 18th, 2018
What do swing-sets and underdogs have to do with Pentecost? Pastor Kerkow has the answer in today's Peace Devotion.
I don't want to lose you.
May 17th, 2018
"Whenever you remember me I'll be right there with you." Only one man can keep this promise. Let's join Pastor Hartwig to learn about this man. www.PeaceDevotions.com
Hey, look over here!
May 16th, 2018
Hey, look over here? This is pretty much what John the Baptist said when he saw Jesus. We say the same thing in church on Sunday. Pastor Kyle Madson talks about The Angus Dei. www.PeaceDevotions.com
The Great Commission
May 15th, 2018
What is the work of the church? The church has been commissioned by Jesus to gather disciples! Today Pastor Hartwig shares why this work is so important.
The Love of a Mother
May 14th, 2018
The joy of motherhood often overshadows the pains of pregnancy. Jesus uses this as an illustration of our heavenly joy to come. Our time or earth may be filled with sorrow, but in heaven we will remember our anguish no …
Thank God for Mothers!
May 11th, 2018
Thank God for mothers! As we celebrate Mother's Day this weekend we are reminded of God's love for us. God bless all mothers, this weekend and always. 💐🌷🌹🌺🌸🌼💐 www.PeaceDevotions.com
Blessings and Benefits of the Ascension
May 10th, 2018
Can you imagine if your sibling was elected president? Or made king? What blessings and benefits would that bring! Today we celebrate the Ascension …
Where's Jesus Now?
May 9th, 2018
Where is Jesus now? Tim Hartwig, Pastor at Peace Lutheran Church, answers this question today, telling us where Jesus is right now and, more importantly, what he is doing for you at this moment. www.PeaceDevotions.com
The Sanctus (Holy, Holy, Holy)
May 8th, 2018
In church, why do we do the things we do? As we continue our series on the church service Pastor Madson now brings us to the Service of Communion where we focus on the Sanctus. www.PeaceDevotions.com
Can You Believe Jesus?
May 7th, 2018
Brad Kerkow, Pastor at Hope Lutheran Church, says he can says he can jump over a building, run a marathon in under two hours, and do 200 pushups in a row. Can he convince you of these claims? And can you trust what …
When God Says "No"
May 4th, 2018
Do you ever wonder if God answered your prayer? Sometimes we pray for things and nothing happens right away, or the trouble goes away for a little bit, but then comes right back. As Christians we can still find peace …
Prayer of the Church
May 3rd, 2018
Do you have a healthy diet? How about a healthy prayer diet? Today Pastor Kyle Madson walks us through the Prayer of the Church and the importance of having a balanced prayer life. www.PeaceDevotions.com
You Also Will Live
May 2nd, 2018
Death. Seems. So. Final. But it's not. Let's join Pastor Tim Hartwig today for a message of comfort. www.PeaceDevotions.com
My Cup Overflows
May 1st, 2018
Does your cup overflow? How has God blessed you? Pastor Kyle Madson continue our series on the different parts of the church service. Today we ask the question, "why do we give an offering?" Do you know? Join us to find …
I Wish I Could Start Over
April 30th, 2018
Do you ever wish you could start over? Have a clean slate? A new beginning? There's a way you can. Join Pastor Tim Hartwig today as he shares a …
The Lord is My Shepherd, For Time and Eternity
April 27th, 2018
The final verse of Psalm 23 is perhaps the most comforting of all of them. Join us today as we focus on the last verse of the Good Shepherd Psalm …
What a Great Sermon!
April 26th, 2018
What makes a sermon great? Today Pastor Kyle Madson shares the most important criteria for knowing if a sermon is great.
The Lord is My Shepherd, He Provides Blessings
April 25th, 2018
How does God provide for you? As we continue looking at Psalm 23, we see the amazing blessings God provides for us. Join us for a few minutes today as we reflect on these blessings.
What is Hope?
April 24th, 2018
How certain is your hope? We hope for a lot of things in life and many of those things are uncertain. Today Pastor Tim Hartwig tells us about something of which we can be certain: hope through Jesus.
The Lord is My Shepherd, I have Nothing to Fear
April 23rd, 2018
What do you fear? What did David fear? As we continue our series on Jesus, the Good Shepherd, Pastor Matt Moldstad focuses on verse 4, where we find …
The Lord is My Shepherd, He Guides Me
April 20th, 2018
Do you like tour guides? Guides, often, can be very helpful when visiting someplace new or unfamiliar. Today we continue our series on Psalm 23 with …
April 19th, 2018
What's trending? Who is Jesus? Today Pastor Kyle Madson talks about the Christian Creeds in our continuing series on church liturgy.
The Lord is My Shepherd, He Restores Me
April 18th, 2018
What was your best vacation like? Was it peaceful? Relaxing? Or was it extremely stressful? Today we focus on verse 2 of Psalm 23 as we focus on …
Happy Tax Day
April 17th, 2018
Do you pay taxes? Do you know what the Bible says about taxes? Jesus actually talked about taxes. We join Pastor Tim Hartwig today to focus on the words from Jesus concerning taxes and what our attitude toward them …
The Lord is My Shepherd, I Lack Nothing
April 16th, 2018
What do you lack? Most of us can easily name one or two things we wish we had in our lives. In his next six devotions Pastor Matt Moldstad takes us …
God Loves a Cheerful Giver
April 13th, 2018
Do you tithe? What is tithing? Today we join Pastor Matt Moldstad for a discussion on what God says about giving. (Spoiler alert: God Loves a …
Christ has Done Everything
April 12th, 2018
Join Pastor Moldstad today for an illustration of what God has done for you. Thanks be to God for everything he has done! www.PeaceDevotions.com
Crucifix or Empty Cross?
April 11th, 2018
Which holiday is greater: Good Friday or Easter Sunday? Pastor Matt Moldstad has the answer and he shares it with you in today's devotion. …
April 10th, 2018
How many people would it take to convince you that something really happened? Five? Ten? 15? 20? A hundred? What about five hundred? A lot of people …
April 9th, 2018
After Jesus was raised from the dead he spent 40 days teaching his disciples. Why did he do this? Today we join Pastor Hartwig as he talks about the importance of Jesus' work after his resurrection. …
Evidence for Thomas
April 6th, 2018
Do you doubt that Jesus rose from the dead? So did Thomas. Jesus gave Thomas the evidence he needed to know for sure. Jesus also provides that evidence for you. Join us today as we continue to celebrate the resurrection …
Did Disciples Steal Jesus' Body?
April 5th, 2018
Did Jesus really rise from the dead? Some people claim that the disciples stole Jesus body from the tomb. Today Pastor Hartwig explains why this is …
Did Jesus Really Die?
April 4th, 2018
Did Jesus really die? Today Pastor Hartwig tells us why we can be absolutely certain that Jesus really died on the cross and that he really rose …
All About Jesus
April 3rd, 2018
Lutheran pastors like to talk about Jesus. Even at funerals, they make Jesus the focus of attention. Why? Pastor Matt Moldstad explains the …
Jesus' Resurrection Calms our Fears
April 2nd, 2018
Fear. Uncertainty. Sorrow. What turmoil of emotions the women must have been feeling as they rush to Jesus' tomb in the early hours before dawn. 🌅 …
Peace Devotions - Into Your Hands I Commit My Spirit
March 30th, 2018
How have you lived? When God the Father looks at what you have done will he be pleased with you? Jesus died at peace. And you can too. Pastor Hartwig has a message of peace for you today.