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The Peace Devotions Podcast is an audio version of our Gospel centric devotions. New devotions are posted each Monday and Thursday. Older devotions are (re)-posted on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/peace-devotions/support

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Thank God for Mothers!

May 7th, 2021

2:19

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. 💐🌷🌹🌺🌸🌼💐


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Worthless Treasure

May 6th, 2021

4:01

In 1878 bandits hid their stolen gold somewhere in South Dakota. Yet, this treasure is worthless if no one knows where it is.

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This Video Could Change Your Life

May 5th, 2021

1:49

This video could change your life. 


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I'm having a rough day.

May 4th, 2021

1:15

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.


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A Wakeboarding Pastor

May 3rd, 2021

4:06

Many years before I became a pastor, I really spent a lot of my summer wakeboarding and I remember a friend of mine one day came out on the boat with us and he decided to snap a few pictures.

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How can you know God exists?

April 30th, 2021

2:17

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.


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Don't Worry, Be Happy!

April 29th, 2021

3:29

Do you remember that old song, “Don't Worry, Be Happy?” 


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Holy Spirit's Name Badge

April 28th, 2021

1:58

Today we join Pastor Tim Hartwig to talk about the Holy Spirit's job. 


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How Smart Are Ya?

April 27th, 2021

1:50

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 …

Give Me Your Heart

April 26th, 2021

4:07

God wants you to give him your heart, what does that mean? What does it mean to give someone your heart?


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Extreme Makeover Edition

April 23rd, 2021

2:01

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.


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Is Your Wallet a Believer?

April 22nd, 2021

5:15

"The last thing to be converted on a man is his pocketbook." Is your wallet a believer? Has it been converted? What does that even mean?


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How Would You Address the Queen?

April 21st, 2021

2:18

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 …

What's in a Name?

April 20th, 2021

1:51

What's in a name? Today we join Pastor Kyle Madson to find peace in the name of the Lord.


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You Can Take it With You

April 19th, 2021

4:42

"You can't take it with you when you die." That's what everyone says, but there is something you can take with you when you die.

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Would you be happier sinning?

April 16th, 2021

1:40

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 …

That Was a BAD Idea

April 15th, 2021

4:44

Sometimes we have bad ideas and we make bad decisions. God had a good idea which was to send Jesus to take your place. Your sins are forgiven. You are at peace with God.


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Table Prayer

April 14th, 2021

1:52

"Let these gifts to us be blessed." Today we take a closer look at prayer with Pastor Kyle Madson.

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How do you know you are ready to die?

April 13th, 2021

2:12

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.


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The Opposite of Chaos

April 12th, 2021

4:36

What is the opposite of Chaos? It's Peace. It's the Peace that Jesus first shared with his disciples when he appeared to them in the upper room on Easter evening.


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What do you Deserve?

April 9th, 2021

2:12

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.

One Powerful Statement

April 8th, 2021

3:59

Christ is risen! He is risen, indeed! 


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Pentecost Underdog

April 7th, 2021

2:39

What do swing-sets and underdogs have to do with Pentecost? Pastor Kerkow has the answer in today's Peace Devotion.


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Healed by Jesus

April 6th, 2021

2:37

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.


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Only Possible Explanation

April 5th, 2021

3:53

"They have taken away my Lord..." The tomb was empty and for Mary there was only one explanation. The body had been taken. Mary stood outside facing the tomb, weeping.


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The Sting of Death

April 1st, 2021

3:03

When Jesus suffered and died on the cross, he was taking the sting of your sins into his own body.

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Blessings and Benefits of the Ascension

March 31st, 2021

2:34

Can you imagine if your sibling was elected president? Or made king? What blessings and benefits would that bring! Today we celebrate the Ascension …

A Perfect Score

March 30th, 2021

2:41

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 …

Look Up and Live

March 29th, 2021

2:59

Look up and live.  That was a safety initiative when I was in high school in Australia. It's also the instructions God gave to the Israelites in the …

The Day You Will Die

March 26th, 2021

1:54

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.


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When Jesus Feels Far Away

March 25th, 2021

6:04

God feels furthest away when we're in the middle of a temptation. Yet, we're not alone. Jesus has faced similar temptations and when he answered them, he did it for you. 


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You are a Welcome Guest

March 24th, 2021

2:02

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!


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I don't want to lose you.

March 23rd, 2021

2:14

"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.


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Maple Syrup

March 22nd, 2021

3:43

God allows hardships into our lives to refine us. Yet even in these trials he is by our side, giving us strength and working everything for our benefit.


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Why do bad things happen to Christians?

March 19th, 2021

2:30

Today Pastor Matt Moldstad tackles the tough question, Why do bad things happen to Christians?


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Keep Your Receipt

March 18th, 2021

2:29

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 …

Totally Wild and Crazy

March 17th, 2021

4:39

I'm going to offer a suggestion of something totally wild and crazy to do for St. Patrick's Day.


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The Great Commission

March 16th, 2021

3:16

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.


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Imitating Others

March 15th, 2021

4:41

Who is your role model? 


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Where's Jesus Now?

March 12th, 2021

2:54

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.


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God, Tell Me What to Do...

March 11th, 2021

3:23

Have you ever wished God would speak to you? Tell you which decision to make? God doesn't speak to us audibly, but he does speak to us through the …

Does God Exist?

March 10th, 2021

2:41

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Can You Believe Jesus?

March 9th, 2021

2:09

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 …

This Will Make You Happy

March 8th, 2021

4:05

What would it take for you to be truly happy?


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God Intended it for Good

March 5th, 2021

2:37

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 …

The Lord is My Shepherd, For Time and Eternity

March 5th, 2021

1:49

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 …

Give Up Guilt for Lent

March 4th, 2021

4:15

Have you given up something for Lent? Pastor John Petersen suggests that perhaps you should give up Guilt for Lent. Put your guilt on Jesus, he has …

The Lord is My Shepherd, He Provides Blessings

March 3rd, 2021

2:23

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. 


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The Lord is My Shepherd, I have Nothing to Fear

March 2nd, 2021

2:35

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 Most Comforting Passage

March 1st, 2021

3:40

The passages that I personally find most comforting in the Bible are passages that make me look weak and small and that make God look great and …

You Also Will Live

February 26th, 2021

2:14

Death. Seems. So. Final. But it's not. Let's join Pastor Tim Hartwig today for a message of comfort.

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God Still Loves You

February 25th, 2021

1:56

God's heart doesn't change. He wants you to be his child. He wants you to have faith in him. And he wants to see you in heaven someday.


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The Lord is My Shepherd, He Guides Me

February 24th, 2021

2:22

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 …

The Weight of Holy Communion

February 23rd, 2021

2:07

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 …

Like Inconsequential Birds

February 22nd, 2021

4:49

We're like little birds sometimes inconsequential to others, but very very precious to God.

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Hey, look over here!

February 19th, 2021

1:24

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.


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The Domino Effect

February 18th, 2021

5:19

Are you familiar with the domino effect? The devil likes to topple our lives, but God also set things in motion, a cascade of events to save you!


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I Wish I Could Start Over

February 17th, 2021

2:15

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, He Restores Me

February 16th, 2021

2:40

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 …

A Calming Presence

February 15th, 2021

3:07

You may not be afraid of monsters under the bed, but I dare say there are some things you are afraid of. Have confidence that God has protected you and he continues to protect you.


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The Sanctus (Holy, Holy, Holy)

February 12th, 2021

2:07

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.


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Hold My Hand

February 11th, 2021

5:24

Today Pastor Petersen takes us into the Psalms where we find comfort that despite how the world looks and feels, we can trust that God takes us by the hand and leads us to glory.


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Prayer of the Church

February 10th, 2021

2:19

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.


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What is Hope?

February 9th, 2021

2:07

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.

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This Can't Be Undone

February 8th, 2021

4:40

The bill of our guilt, the debt of our sin, it has been paid for. It has been accomplished 100% by our Savior Jesus. There's nothing more that we need to do. After all, can Jesus go back now and commit some sort of sin …

How to Win Life's Game

February 4th, 2021

4:38

When you're playing four square you have three opponents to keep an eye on. Any one of them can be against you, any one of them can get you out.

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The Lord is My Shepherd, I Lack Nothing

February 3rd, 2021

2:15

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 …

The Lord is My Shepherd, He Restores Me

February 2nd, 2021

2:40

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 …

Has Your Intellect Caught Up?

February 1st, 2021

4:01

How old do you think you were when you could have explained to me what it meant to be a human being? 


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The Sanctus (Holy, Holy, Holy)

January 29th, 2021

2:07

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.


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Living in a Bible

January 28th, 2021

4:13

Christ wants us to live in His word. To make it such a regular part of our life that that's where we can be found.


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Prayer of the Church

January 27th, 2021

2:19

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.


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What is Hope?

January 26th, 2021

2:07

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.


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When Your Burden is Too Heavy

January 25th, 2021

4:40

Sometimes, life gives us burdens that slowly wear us down and cause us to crumble and to fall apart. What's a person supposed to do in times like that?

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My Cup Overflows

January 22nd, 2021

2:20

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 …

She Had to Share This

January 21st, 2021

4:31

Don't ever underestimate how God might use you and your invitation to somebody. Or maybe just some casual way that you can talk to them about the …

Happy Tax Day

January 20th, 2021

2:06

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 …

What are the Odds?

January 19th, 2021

2:13

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Need Guidance?

January 18th, 2021

4:23

What water filter should Pastor Hartwig buy? The Bible doesn't tell us which water filter to buy, but God does help guide us throughout life.


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Christ has Done Everything

January 15th, 2021

2:04

Join Pastor Moldstad today for an illustration of what God has done for you. Thanks be to God for everything he has done!


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Joy in the Mundane

January 14th, 2021

2:55

Well, Christmas has come and gone. Do you ever wish that maybe you could have the joy of Christmas all year round?

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Crucifix or Empty Cross?

January 13th, 2021

1:56

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. 


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500 Witnesses

January 12th, 2021

1:29

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 …

God Includes You

January 11th, 2021

4:10

God welcomes people of different ethnicities, races, backgrounds, cultures to come and worship Christ.


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40 Days

January 8th, 2021

1:56

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. 

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Baby Shower for Jesus

January 7th, 2021

3:13

The wisemen gave gifts that were practical, but also to show their love and praise for Jesus. God would have us do the same today.


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Evidence for Thomas

January 6th, 2021

1:51

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 …

When God Says "No"

January 5th, 2021

2:07

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 …

What lengths would you go?

January 4th, 2021

3:28

To what lengths would you go to worship Jesus? Would you wake up early in the morning? Would you set aside a part of your day or your busy schedule …

God Loves a Cheerful Giver

January 1st, 2021

1:58

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 …

New Year, New Me

December 31st, 2020

4:37

New Year, New Me. That sometimes is a slogan people will use at the New Year. We can do that spiritually too.


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Did Disciples Steal Jesus' Body?

December 30th, 2020

2:05

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?

December 29th, 2020

2:37

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 …

Hindsight is 20/20

December 28th, 2020

4:35

Do you remember back to the end of 2019 or maybe even early 2020. It seemed like there is a number of different organizations that wanted to come out with a theme for the coming year. That theme was quite often 20/20 …

A Free Gift

December 25th, 2020

2:01

Somebody hands you a beautiful gift. You open it up to see the perfect present. Just what you wanted, but then you notice on top there's a slip of …

Luke 2:1-20

December 24th, 2020

2:21

Luke Chapter 2 verses 1 through 20.


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Jesus' Resurrection Calms our Fears

December 23rd, 2020

2:42

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. 🌅 …

All About Jesus

December 22nd, 2020

2:11

Lutheran pastors like to talk about Jesus. Even at funerals, they make Jesus the focus of attention. Why? Pastor Matt Moldstad explains the …

Unwrap Jesus

December 21st, 2020

3:36

This Christmas unwrap Jesus. Maybe it's been a long time since you have read the Bible. Maybe you've never read it. Read what God did in the sending of his Son as a great gift to forgive all of your sins.


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Don't Believe in Bricks

December 18th, 2020

2:22

Are all religions the same? 🤔Is one religion better than another? What makes Christianity different? Answers: No. Yes. And Pastor Matt Moldstad …

Think About This

December 17th, 2020

3:15

He didn't condemn you. He didn't throw you aside. He sent Jesus. So that you can be freely forgiven.


Today's devotion is provided by Pastor Tim Hartwig. Pastor Hartwig currently serves at Peace Lutheran Church in North …

"Save yourself, and us!"

December 16th, 2020

2:13

"Save yourself, and us!" These are the words yelled at Jesus by one of the criminals being crucified alongside him. Join us for a message of peace …

What a Great Sermon!

December 15th, 2020

2:38

What makes a sermon great? Today Pastor Kyle Madson shares the most important criteria for knowing if a sermon is great.

Today's devotion is provided by Pastor Kyle Madson. Pastor Madson currently serves at Norseland …

Too Busy to Pray

December 14th, 2020

3:57

I have so much to do today, I don't have time to pray. Have you ever caught yourself thinking that way? So hectic, so busy, so much to do, so much pressure, I just don't have time to sit down and pray.


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King of the Jews

December 11th, 2020

2:05

Was it irony that the sign above Jesus' head read "King of the Jews" or was it divine providence? Today Pastor Matt Moldstad tells us how Pilate is …

Baptize AND Teach

December 10th, 2020

3:23

I encourage parents, not just want their child to be baptized, which is certainly a good thing, but to also have the same motivation to teach them everything in God's Word.


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Was Jesus' Death Essential?

December 9th, 2020

2:00

Did Jesus NEED to die? Couldn't God come up with any other option to forgive sins? Pastor Tim Hartwig has the answers today. Join us for a Maundy …

Can you resist temptation?

December 8th, 2020

2:46

How good are you at resisting temptation? This Holy Week we join Pastor Tim Hartwig in thinking about temptations we have faced and remembering that …

Stealing Christmas Joy

December 7th, 2020

3:55

Are you familiar with the Grinch who stole Christmas? Today we consider the true source of Christmas Joy.


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What's Trending?

December 4th, 2020

2:01

What's trending? Who is Jesus? Today Pastor Kyle Madson talks about the Christian Creeds in our continuing series on church liturgy.


Today's devotion is provided by Pastor Kyle Madson. Pastor Madson currently serves at …

Gifts for Bad People

December 3rd, 2020

3:20

They say Santa only gives gifts to people who are good. But that is the exact opposite of what Christmas is all about. Christmas is about God's gift to people who've been bad.


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Is Church Practical?

December 2nd, 2020

2:40

Is church practical? Is it useful? How does church serve us or benefit us? Today Pastor Kyle Madson explains the purpose and the practicality of the …

Why do you go to church?

December 1st, 2020

1:59

Is church too crowded for Jesus? Why do you go to church? Why should you go to church? What's in it for you? Today Pastor Tim Hartwig answers …

Where has all the good news gone?

November 30th, 2020

3:57

Where has all the good news gone?


Today's devotion is provided by Pastor Tim Hartwig. Pastor Hartwig currently serves at Peace Lutheran Church in North Mankato, Minnesota.


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Riding on a Donkey

November 27th, 2020

2:23

The President rides in a limo. Royalty is often pictured riding majestic horses. Yet, Jesus rode on a donkey. As we reflect on the events of Palm Sunday Pastor Tim Hartwig tells us about the significance behind Jesus' …

Do You have a Thankful Heart?

November 26th, 2020

3:42

Happy Thanksgiving! Today we thank God for all of the blessings he's showered upon us.

Today's devotion is provided by Pastor Tim Hartwig. Pastor Hartwig currently serves at Peace Lutheran Church in North Mankato, …

Why do you go to church?

November 25th, 2020

1:59

Is church too crowded for Jesus? Why do you go to church? Why should you go to church? What's in it for you? Today Pastor Tim Hartwig answers …

Roman Soldiers Speaking Truth

November 24th, 2020

2:42

"Hail, King of the Jews." The Roman soldiers spoke the truth, though they didn't realize it. This lenten season we're considering "Unexpected …

Any Old "Jesus"

November 23rd, 2020

5:11

Who Christ is really matters for us. It makes an eternal difference for us. Your Lord does not want you or me to be duped into believing the wrong thing about him. And about who he really is.

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Your Ransom Price

November 20th, 2020

2:20

How much are you worth to God? $10? 💰 10 million dollars? Are you worth buying back at all? Are you worth dying for? Would God die for you?

Pastor …

DIY Religion

November 19th, 2020

4:58

Are you a do it yourselfer? Some things you can DIY. But what about religion?

Today's devotion is provided by Pastor Matthew Moldstad. Pastor …

What is the Collect?

November 18th, 2020

1:43

In our church services we sometimes say a prayer called the Collect. Have you ever wondered why it's named that? Today Pastor Kyle Madson helps us …

The Lord be with you

November 17th, 2020

1:55

How do you greet your friends? Do you say "The Lord be with you?" Today, as we continue our series on church liturgy with Pastor Kyle Madson, we see Jesus' promise to us, that he will be with us always.

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Discipline or Punishment?

November 16th, 2020

4:52

Discipline is subtly different from punishment. Today we consider what the Bible says about discipline and how it applies to our children and ourselves.

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Better One Should Perish

November 13th, 2020

2:10

Would you expect Jesus' enemies to be the ones proclaiming the truth of God's plan? This Lenten season Pastor Matt Moldstad is showing us some …

A Long Reign

November 12th, 2020

4:39

The thing that's intrigued me most about the royal family of England is the long reign of Queen Elizabeth II. She's been in power since before I was …

Utter Foolishness

November 11th, 2020

1:54

Is God's Word foolish? This Lent Pastor Matt Molstad is exploring "unexpected prophets." God using the evil intentions of men for his good purpose. …

Into Your Hands I Commit My Spirit

November 10th, 2020

2:12

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.

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Is this a waste of time?

November 9th, 2020

4:53

I think the most challenging time for Noah and his family would have been seven days before the rain started. We're told they went into the ark and …

Mercy!

November 6th, 2020

1:46

What does it mean to "have mercy?" We often say (or sing) this in church, have you ever wondered why? Today Pastor Kyle Madson explains what this means and why it's the most important prayer we have.

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Stormy Weather

November 5th, 2020

4:28

It was 8:30 in the morning on a day last week and a storm system came through. The clouds made it so dark it appeared like it was nine o'clock at night. It was just eerie.

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Sorry on the Inside

November 4th, 2020

1:44

How do you show someone you are sorry? How do you say "sorry" to God? God actually tells us how to be sorry in the Bible. Learn what it says with …

Respecting Authority

November 2nd, 2020

3:40

Are you tired of the election yet? How are you going to react to the outcome? What does the Bible say about governing authorities?

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It is Finished.

October 30th, 2020

1:26

Jesus came down to Earth for a very specific purpose. As he was dying on the cross he wanted YOU to know that his mission was fulfilled. "It is …

Say Thank You

October 29th, 2020

4:15

Don't forget to say thank you! A reminder to give thanks for everything with Pastor Matthew Moldstad.

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"I Thirst"

October 28th, 2020

2:05

Jesus pain and suffering on the cross was real. We know this because he was thirsty, his body was exhausted. Because his suffering was real, we can be assured that the forgiveness he purchased for us is also real. Join …

Enter His Gates

October 27th, 2020

2:10

Have you ever been allowed into a place that is usually off-limits? Maybe you've experienced this in an exclusive club, or with a backstage pass, or... on Sunday morning at church?

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Intricate Design

October 26th, 2020

2:43

"Simple" celled organisms are not that simple. God speaks through creation to tell us that he exists.


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Forsaken on the Cross

October 23rd, 2020

2:18

Have you ever been forsaken? Have you ever been separated from someone you loved? Jesus was forsaken by God so that you won't be. Join us today for a message of forgiveness and comfort from Pastor Tim Hartwig.

If you …

Delighting in Difficulties

October 22nd, 2020

4:04

Sometimes God puts us through difficult things to make us into who he wants us to be. And without going through those struggles, we failed to reach …

Your Sins Forgiven You

October 21st, 2020

1:58

In church, why does the Pastor say "Your sins are forgiven"? Does he really have the authority to say that? Pastor Kyle Madson explains the comfort that this part of the church service brings.

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Fasting For Lent

October 20th, 2020

2:19

Why do some people give things up for Lent? Should you give something up for Lent? Today Pastor Matt Moldstad talks about the custom of "fasting" …

The Struggle Is Real

October 19th, 2020

4:13

The struggle is real. Parents know the struggle of keeping children behaved during church, but there's good reasons to bring your children to Sunday …

Unexpected Prophets - The Mob

October 16th, 2020

2:24

When the angry mob was yelling for Jesus to be crucified they said "Let his blood be on us and our children." Today Pastor Matt Molstad tells us why …

Two True Things

October 15th, 2020

3:51

Jesus wants you to be free. But that means you have to accept some truths. Today we take a close look at what those truths are.

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Poor, Miserable, Sinners

October 14th, 2020

1:57

If a person dwells on negative things they might be called a Debbie downer. Or maybe somebody would call them an Eyore. You know, the impossibly …

That's my name, (don't) wear it out.

October 13th, 2020

1:39

"That's my name, don't wear it out." A mother or father might say that to a person, maybe a teacher or an older brother or sister to a younger …

Poo in the Pie

October 12th, 2020

4:50

Do all false teaching really matter? Notice what God says he doesn't simply say to be on your guard, to watch out for false teachers, but he also says stay away from them.

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Words from the Cross 2

October 9th, 2020

1:58

Have you ever been rejected? We fear rejection because it hurts. Are you hurting? Are you worried? Uncertain? Today we bring you the comforting words of Jesus.

Today's devotion is provided by Pastor Tim Hartwig. Pastor …

Morsels of God's Grace

October 8th, 2020

4:28

This Canaanite would not even let Jesus, the Son of God Himself, dissuade her from believing in Him. Lord grant that our faith in Christ be similarly …

Words from the Cross 1

October 7th, 2020

2:06

What's your favorite board game? It feels great when the game is going well, but it feels bad when other players make you pay and it can be easy to …

After Dinner Devotions

October 6th, 2020

1:44

We often go to church on Sunday morning, maybe even bible study, send the kids to Sunday school, maybe even send them to a Christian day school. But …

Really Good Shoes

October 5th, 2020

5:22

God has granted you heaven as an inheritance. It's a free gift, from him to you. God tells us we can thank him by serving those around us.

Today's …

Perfect Life, Perfect Love

October 3rd, 2020

1:56

oes your attitude affect your kindness? Does pain affect your ability to love? Thank God for Jesus! Today Pastor Tim Hartwig tells us how Jesus still lived and loved perfectly, even as he was nailed to a cross. And the …

For Jesus' Sake

October 2nd, 2020

1:37

In church we often use a lot of lingo and terms that are kind of foreign to modern culture. Sometimes it's good to use those terms because it maybe …

The Bible Diet

October 1st, 2020

4:24

What diet or exercise program to you use? I am always amazed at all the different health crazes and different diets and different workout routines there are out there. Do you have a spiritual diet or exercise program?

"Am I a Christian?"

September 30th, 2020

2:15

Have you ever wondered whether or not you're truly a Christian? 

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Am I Truly Repentant?

September 29th, 2020

1:54

Have you ever wondered am I truly repentant? Or am I sorry enough? 

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Winter is Coming

September 28th, 2020

4:16

"Grass withers, flowers fade, but the Word of our God endures forever." Come spend a few moments with us and reflect on the Word that lasts forever.

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Connected to Jesus

September 25th, 2020

2:55

Connected to Jesus we produce good works, fruits of faith, they flow naturally being connected to Christ. So do we won't need to be worried on the final day, "have I done enough to prove my faith?" 

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Should I Apologize?

September 24th, 2020

4:00

We often ask God for forgiveness when we mess up. But what about the people around us? Should we ask for their forgiveness too, if we've wronged them?

What is True?

September 23rd, 2020

2:45

In some areas of our lives there are so many different opinions that it's almost impossible for us to know what the truth is. 

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Forgiveness for you!

September 22nd, 2020

1:57

Have you ever been sitting in church and heard the pastor say "your sins are forgiven," but maybe thought to yourself "yeah, maybe for everyone else pastor, but not for me. If you only knew the sins that I've committed …

Hidden in Christ

September 21st, 2020

5:17

What things are thinking about today? We invite you to spend a few minutes with us to think about heavenly things and find peace in God's Word.

God Has Goals Too

September 18th, 2020

2:12

Don't give up on your goals because God has not given up on his. He will be with you throughout your earthly life and through his word of truth he will guide you through the doors of heaven for Jesus sake. Amen.

If you …

What's Your Anxiety Level?

September 17th, 2020

4:33

Where's your anxiety level at the moment? It seems that there are many things happening in the world around us today that are causing us to be anxious and even afraid. Jesus wants to take away all of your fears and …

Have You Wasted Your Life?

September 16th, 2020

2:38

What have you wasted in your life? Opportunities? Possessions? Love? Join Pastor Tim Hartwig today as he tells us the amazing truth about God's desire for your life.

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A Change of Heart

September 15th, 2020

1:53

Have you ever changed your mind? Have you ever had a change of heart? Pastor Hartwig tells us how God would have us change our minds, our hearts, and …

Stipulations for Forgiveness

September 14th, 2020

5:05

Jesus gave us instructions about when to forgive others and today Pastor Matt Moldstad walks us through the stipulations for forgiveness.

Today's …

The Lord's Supper

September 11th, 2020

2:03

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A Chosen People

September 10th, 2020

4:11

"The church may shrink to a faithful remnant, but the church of Jesus Christ cannot be overcome by the gates of hell, much less by a culture." - Gene …

Don't Miss the Main Point

September 9th, 2020

1:43

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Nathan's Story

September 8th, 2020

2:34

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I Lose Things

September 7th, 2020

5:19

Today's devotion is a reminder of God's love and comfort. But it also features video of really cute lambs and sheep.

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Our Good Samaritan

September 4th, 2020

1:38

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Be Courageous

September 3rd, 2020

4:31

Jesus warned his disciples that they would be scattered, but they should not be afraid. Today we find ourselves scattered and fearful. But Jesus' …

Jesus... Huh?

September 2nd, 2020

1:40

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Both...And

September 1st, 2020

2:02

Let me ask you a few questions.

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Discussing Controversial Topics

August 31st, 2020

4:12

How do you talk about difficult or controversial topics? How do you treat people who disagree with you? The Bible offers advice on this in …

What is Baptism?

August 28th, 2020

1:47

What is baptism all about? 

Is it all about what we do for God? That we are making a pledge to God? That we promise to be faithful to him and to his …

This is a difficult teaching.

August 27th, 2020

5:15

Peter said “Lord to whom shall we go? You have the words of eternal life.” Just think what that means. The Word you're giving us is the very thing that will take us out of our grave someday so that we can live forever …

Morning Ritual

August 26th, 2020

1:37

Do you roll out of bed and make your way to the bathroom? Or do you go downstairs and turn on the coffee maker? Or maybe you simply roll over and …

What is Church?

August 25th, 2020

1:49

What do you call church? 

I think for most American Christians we refer to what we do on Sunday morning as worship. And it's an appropriate term. We come to church to offer God our prayers and praise and to bring him …

Throw me a rope!

August 24th, 2020

4:23

When was the last time you felt stuck? What do you do when you're feeling trapped? Today Pastor Ulrich encourages us to follow the example of King …

How to Repay Jesus?

August 21st, 2020

2:38

Want to repay Jesus for what he has done for you? Pastor Kyle Madson has some good news and some bad news about that...

Today's devotion is provided by Pastor Kyle Madson. Pastor Madson currently serves at Norseland …

God is Love

August 20th, 2020

4:09

What is God like? Today we learn how God is Love and God is also Just.

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Prayer Life

August 19th, 2020

2:02

Have you ever wished that your prayer life was more fluent? Came about more easily? Naturally? 

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The Hem of Jesus' Robe

August 18th, 2020

2:28

Jesus came for you, to heal you from the damages of sin. "Go in peace." Pastor Tim Hartwig shares that ultimate comfort with us today.

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A Rare and Beautiful Sight

August 17th, 2020

5:35

The world is a place of anger and hostility and kindness shines like a beautiful, glistening diamond. Today's devotion is provided by Pastor John …

All About Me

August 14th, 2020

1:50

Today's devotion is provided by Pastor Kyle Madson. Pastor Madson currently serves at Norseland Lutheran Church, and Norwegian Grove Lutheran Church in rural St. Peter, Minnesota.

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A Strong Heart

August 13th, 2020

3:12

What does a strong faith look like? Where does the strength of faith come from? Join Pastor Madson today as he points us towards the Lord who is our strength forever.

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World Religions

August 12th, 2020

1:28

Have you ever wondered if there's really that big of a difference between the world religions? 

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Perfect Resolutions

August 11th, 2020

1:55

Today's devotion is provided by Pastor Kyle Madson. Pastor Madson currently serves at Norseland Lutheran Church, and Norwegian Grove Lutheran Church in rural St. Peter, Minnesota.

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Are riots right & good?

August 10th, 2020

5:23

Residents of the United States have the rights and even responsibility to peacefully protest moral and social issues. But does that freedom of speech …

What We Really Need

August 7th, 2020

2:24

Have you ever been to a restaurant with some friends, you know you're hungry, but you just don't know what quite to order? Suddenly, you hear what one of your friends is gonna order and you think "man, that's exactly …

Walking the Rope Bridge

August 6th, 2020

4:33

Am I really forgiven of all my sins because of what Jesus has done? Is my body really going to rise again from the dead? Is there really a heaven waiting for me after this life? God has given us very sure promises.

If …

Jesus, Transfigured

August 5th, 2020

2:28

Ever shine a flashlight through your hand? What if your hand glowed like a flashlight? Today we reflect on Jesus' Transfiguration with Pastor Timothy Hartwig.

(Transfiguration means a complete change of form or …

Jesus' First Miracle

August 4th, 2020

2:06

You've probably heard or even know the story. 

Jesus was at a wedding in Cana. He was there with his mother and some of his disciples. The custom was for a wedding to go for a number of days and in that time they'd run …

I'll Untangle It For You

August 3rd, 2020

4:03

This past spring and summer my family and I started a new hobby. We've been doing a lot of fishing. 

Today's devotion is provided by Pastor Luke Ulrich. Pastor Ulrich currently serves at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church in …

Don't Judge Me

July 31st, 2020

2:18

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Church is ONLY for Sinners

July 30th, 2020

3:53

Who is church for? The entire purpose of church, the entire purpose of the Christian religion, is to provide help and salvation for sinners.

Today's …

You Don't Have to Wait

July 29th, 2020

2:03

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A Great Light

July 28th, 2020

2:08

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Other Side of the Cemetery

July 27th, 2020

3:33

Right now we live in a world that is full of fear. We have this pandemic that is surrounding us. A family friend of ours, an acquaintance, recently …

What's up with the Wise Men?

July 24th, 2020

1:56

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Your Heart's Desire

July 23rd, 2020

3:23

What is your heart's desire? The Palms teach us what a Christian heart should desire.

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Healing and Forgiveness

July 22nd, 2020

2:21

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How far would you go?

July 21st, 2020

2:15

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Is God Sleeping?

July 20th, 2020

5:12

Maybe you've been pouring your heart out to the Lord, just requesting him for aid, and wisdom, and help. And it just seems like there's no answer. You wonder, well is God hearing me? Or is he just sleeping up there in …

A Message for You

July 17th, 2020

3:15

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Walk like an Acrobat

July 16th, 2020

4:41

We live in a world that is hostile to the Christian faith and there are real forces out there that try to destroy our faith in Christ. That's why St. …

Have you ever stolen something?

July 15th, 2020

2:38

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Soft Tissue in Dino Bones

July 14th, 2020

2:25

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Your Deepest, Darkest Secret

July 13th, 2020

4:39

What is your deepest, darkest secret? What is something that you've never told anyone else in your entire life? God knows everything. This can be …

Are You Anxious?

July 10th, 2020

2:28

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What is the organ of faith?

July 9th, 2020

3:45

When the Lord teaches us about faith. He does it by using, among other things, the organ of the heart.

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What do you look for in a church?

July 8th, 2020

2:27

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Check your mirrors!

July 7th, 2020

2:11

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So much to worry about!

July 6th, 2020

4:20

There's so much to worry about today... but should that be our focus? What are you worried about? God the Father knows your needs and promises to …

Gracious Gifts from God

July 3rd, 2020

2:40

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Equality

July 2nd, 2020

3:42

Equality. In a sense, God asks us to be so concerned with equality that we actually go a step beyond equality.

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Why doesn't God Do Something?

July 1st, 2020

3:09

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What is your favorite fruit?

June 29th, 2020

4:16

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Numbering Our Days Aright

June 26th, 2020

2:27

Numbering Our Days Aright

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Peace Through Violence? No!

June 25th, 2020

3:05

A peacemaker, as Jesus talks about it, isn't someone who goes to physical war to get what they want.

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Are You a Good Person?

June 24th, 2020

2:23

Are you a good person?

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When will people learn to stop hurting each other?

June 23rd, 2020

2:51

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Consider Everything as Rubbish

June 22nd, 2020

4:39

The key to managing all the things we can have in this life is to have them without possessing them. In other words to have them and use them and …

Why be a Christian?

June 19th, 2020

2:48

So why should you be a Christian? Because it's true. It's true that Jesus is your Savior. And his resurrection proves it. Amen.

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Is the World Ending?

June 18th, 2020

3:09

Is the world ending? Sometimes natural disasters, or pandemics, can cause people to ask that question. They look at the disaster or the trouble that they're in and they think: “this has to be a sign that the world is …

Free Gift

June 17th, 2020

2:01

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Are You Going to Heaven?

June 16th, 2020

1:43

Years ago there was an evangelism program that encouraged Christians to ask their neighbor: 'If you were to die today, would you go to heaven?' 

How …

Everywhere Present

June 15th, 2020

4:04

God is present everywhere. That can be a scary thought, but it can also bring great comfort because you are always surrounded by his love.


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Unending Love

June 12th, 2020

2:58

In Luke chapter 15 Jesus tells us an incredible story about forgiveness and love. 

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Stepping off the Boat

June 11th, 2020

4:24

How timid is your trust? Do you ever question God's promises? Today we learn from Peter's example as he walks on water with Jesus.

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Forgive as the Lord forgave you.

June 10th, 2020

2:18

Your debt has been wiped clear with Christ and what he has done. Forgive as the Lord forgave you. Amen.

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Dealing with Guilt

June 9th, 2020

1:50

God does want us to feel sorry for our sins, to be grieved over them, but he doesn't want us to remain there. He wants us to turn to him, to trust him, and to find forgiveness and his love through His Son Jesus Christ. …

Are You Plugged in?

June 8th, 2020

3:13

For I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes. (Romans 1:16)

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Time Flies

June 5th, 2020

1:44

It seems the older I get the quicker the years go by. As more and more candles are added to my birthday cake every year I realize this statement to …

God is All Powerful

June 4th, 2020

4:39

"Omnipotent" are you familiar with this word? It's often used to describe God and today Pastor Moldstad teaches us why it's comforting that God is …

Table Prayer

June 3rd, 2020

1:48

From little on, I remember our family saying the common table prayer before our meals. Part of that prayer is from Psalm 106 verse 6: Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his mercy endures forever. - Psalm 106:1b

If …

Embarrassment

June 2nd, 2020

1:57

During times of humiliation, times of embarrassment: find your value and worth not in yourself, but in God's love for you in Christ, Amen.


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Start with the Gospel of John

June 1st, 2020

3:10

This June we're encouraging our audience to read through the book of John. Daily Bible readings take only a few minutes and are a great way to start or end your day. We'll post reading reminders each day to Facebook and …

Thanksgiving in Difficulties

May 29th, 2020

3:13

But Naomi quickly said to them, "don't call me Naomi, but call me Mara for the Lord has made my life bitter." 


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Who is the Peace Maker?

May 28th, 2020

3:04

Who's the peacemaker in your family?

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What Does the Bible Say about Ghosts?

May 27th, 2020

2:25

What Does the Bible Say about Ghosts? Are ghosts real? What about angels and demons? Today Pastor Moldstad talks about spirits on earth.


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John, Matthew, Luke, Romans

May 25th, 2020

2:45

Reading the Bible can make you feel less lonely, give you encouragement, and bring you peace. But you don't need to start at the beginning! Pastor …

When to Gossip

May 22nd, 2020

1:58

When I was in school there was a friend of mine that began to have strong body odor. A number of the fellow students in the class also noticed and …

Thirst for Righteousness

May 21st, 2020

2:59

Today Pastor Marques Nelson brings us a message about being thirsty for righteousness.

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A Blessed Life

May 20th, 2020

1:43

"I don't believe in God but he must believe in me." 

A friend of mine told me that a couple of times. He was an atheist and didn't believe in God and …

What's in your news feed?

May 19th, 2020

1:56

Take a part of each day to remember what Jesus has done for you then you will live out your life assured that God loves you and you will be in heaven. Amen.

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How to Read the Bible

May 18th, 2020

3:20

Where to start? How to start? Reading the Bible can be a daunting task. It's a big book! Pastor Madson has a suggestion on where to start.

Pastor Kyle Madson on Luke 24:27

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Martin Luther's Troubled Conscience

May 15th, 2020

2:27

This is the blessed truth of the Reformation, the good news of the gospel that shined forth once again through Martin Luther and many who came after him proclaiming God's word of truth that salvation is by grace, …

God Does Not Change

May 14th, 2020

3:41

God does not change. This can be a scary thought, but it also provides wonderful comfort. Pastor Moldstad explains why.


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How did we get in this mess?

May 13th, 2020

2:12

What will get us out? The answer is: Jesus. Amen.

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I Hate those Flashing Lights

May 12th, 2020

2:11

Romans 13:3-4a

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The Bible: Where To Start?

May 11th, 2020

3:00

Reading the Bible... where to start? Pastor Marques Nelson has a suggestion for where to begin reading the Bible.

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Death and Comfort

May 8th, 2020

1:16

 John 11:25, 35

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God is Eternal

May 7th, 2020

4:13

Where did God come from? It can be difficult to wrap your mind around something that has no beginning, but Pastor Moldstad says it makes sense that …

Do You Feel Like a Loser?

May 6th, 2020

2:25

1 Corinthians 15:57

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What are the Facts?

May 4th, 2020

3:24

What are the facts? As we contemplate the facts around us, it's important to step back and remember facts about God. What facts do we know about God?

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Sin is paid for with blood

May 1st, 2020

2:05

One way to describe worship in Old Testament times is "bloody." 

God required animal sacrifice from his people day in and day out. Bulls, goats, …

Death Hurts

April 30th, 2020

3:50

Seeing someone's grave is a reminder of the reality of death. And even our own. But we can have this comfort: Jesus is risen we can look forward to being reunited in heaven.

"Do not be afraid! I know that you are …

Is God Too Busy For You?

April 29th, 2020

2:06

Is God too busy to bother with the little things in your life? Take your requests, both big and small to God.

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Comfort in Depression

April 28th, 2020

2:16

Recent research has revealed that 1.5%, 3.3 million people in the United States each year are diagnosed with depression. What are people supposed to do when they're faced with an overwhelming sense of hopelessness? …

Your Future Plans

April 27th, 2020

4:11

What are your plans for the future? What are God's plans for your future?

Pastor Tim Hartwig.

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He Lost Everything... Yet

April 24th, 2020

4:55

He's lost his source of income. He's lost his wealth. He's lost his house. He's lost his kids. He's lost his wife. He's even lost his own health too. Yet his proclamation of faith was astounding.

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God's Unchanging Word

April 23rd, 2020

2:22

"God's Word in some ways is like Coca-Cola." Refresh yourself today with this timeless message about our unchanging and perfect God.

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God is Treating You As Sons

April 22nd, 2020

2:27

Malcolm Fraser, a former Prime Minister of Australia, famously said life wasn't meant to be easy. He meant that life is gonna have hardships we might …

To Do Lists: Left Undone

April 21st, 2020

2:00

Recently I was reading an article online concerning how to be a more productive person. One of the suggestions from the author was to get rid of your to-do list. 

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Jesus Calms My Fear

April 20th, 2020

3:32

Jesus has the power to calm even the raging weather. Jesus has the power to calm all the storms that we face in our lives as well.

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Rest for the soul

April 17th, 2020

2:23

Eight hours of sleep. That seems to be the magic number.  It is most commonly promoted as the amount of sleep that the average person needs. Maybe you can get by with a little less, maybe you need a little more. 

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Proof of Purchase

April 16th, 2020

3:59

Because of Jesus' death and resurrection we don't belong to the devil. Jesus lives. He's saved us. He's watching over us. Even today. Let his love give you peace.

Pastor Luke Ulrich


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What does the Bible Say about Resurrection?

April 15th, 2020

2:23

What does the Bible say about resurrection? 

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Why Go to Church?

April 14th, 2020

2:21

Is that why Christians go to church? Because they think they're better? No, Christians go to church to hear God's Word and in that word he teaches us …

A Good Verdict–Your Verdict

April 13th, 2020

4:00

Everyone likes a good verdict. God has pronounced a good verdict for you. Have you heard the news?


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One True God

April 10th, 2020

2:33

There is one God: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit and he is the true God who has sent Jesus to live and die for your sins. He is the only God that can …

You Break It, You Buy It

April 9th, 2020

3:06

You break it, you buy it. That's the way life functions. God says the same thing. You break my law, you buy it. Yet, God has also done something …

Happy Reformation!

April 8th, 2020

1:56

Okay, it's not actually October 31. Sorry. But we're not sorry to be sharing this devotion with you today. God bless.

It's been 500 years since Martin Luther nailed his theses to the church door. Do you know what the …

Jesus' Primary Purpose

April 6th, 2020

5:09

The King of Heaven is nothing but pure love. And he comes down into this world.

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Forgiveness is Free

April 3rd, 2020

2:00

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Why Would God Want Me?

April 2nd, 2020

3:00

God wanted you so badly that he was willing to buy you back at a great price.

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John 3:16

April 1st, 2020

1:44

Quick, name a Bible verse! Did you pick John 3:16? Today we're looking at the world's most well known Bible verse and Pastor Hartwig tells us about …

Richest of Fare

March 31st, 2020

2:41

Are you a hard worker? Many of us pour our time and energy into our careers and occupations.  Why do we do this?

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What is God Doing?

March 30th, 2020

4:25

What is God doing? When things happen that we don't understand we often stand and demand that God give us an answer. What is he doing? We're …

How Should Christians Respond?

March 27th, 2020

5:10

As a Christian, how should I respond to covid-19 and all the things happening in the world today?

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Waiting: The Posture of Faith

March 25th, 2020

3:08

Pastor Kyle Madson

Being patient is difficult. We know what we want and we know when we want it: now. What does the Bible say about impatience? 

If …

God is our Ruler

March 24th, 2020

2:26

Who did you vote for? Choosing the right national leader is important, but we have a ruler who is even more important. Jesus is our ruler and he has …

Comfort Your Children

March 23rd, 2020

3:12

How should you talk to your children about the coronavirus? Today we're joined by Pastor Luke Ulrich who encourages us to comfort the little ones …

OMG!

March 20th, 2020

1:36

Oh my God. Jesus Christ. These expressions we hear all the time in our everyday conversation they even spill out of our own lips sometimes.

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Is God Punishing Us?

March 19th, 2020

4:27

Is God punishing us? Did he send this virus to make us pay for our sins? No. God is not punishing us, but he is allowing this for a reason.

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Should You Be Worried?

March 17th, 2020

4:33

Does the news have you worried? Does covid-19 make you anxious? In the Bible Jesus tells us not to worry because God knows your needs and will provide.


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What do you wish for your children?

March 17th, 2020

2:07

What do you wish for your children? Riches? Success? Pastor Moldstad only wants one thing for his children and today he encourages you to pray for …

The Danger of Apathy

March 16th, 2020

4:45

Apathy can be dangerous. Ignoring safety precautions can be dangerous. This is true when working with power tools, but it's also true for spiritual …

What does God say about Marijuana?

March 13th, 2020

3:32

What does God say about Marijuana? Many states have legalized marijuana, but is it okay for Christians to smoke it? Today we read 1st Peter to see what God says about (legal) recreational drug use.

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Blessed are the Meek

March 12th, 2020

3:02

What is meekness? Today we're joined by Pastor Marques Nelson with a devotion on Matthew 5:5.

Pastor Marques Nelson

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Just Bad Luck?

March 11th, 2020

1:52

"Bad luck." Are the bad things that happen the result of chance? Is life just a random collection of events? In Jeremiah, the Lord tells us …

What does God say about Tattoos?

March 10th, 2020

3:28

What does God say about tattoos? Today we dig into the Bible to find out.

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Losing Your House

March 9th, 2020

2:59

Do you have debt? A mortgage? Loans? What about spiritual debt? Do you worry about paying your debt to God? God has charged your debt to Jesus.

Pastor Tim Hartwig

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The Stain of Sin

March 6th, 2020

1:32

Some stains are just hard to get rid of. Our sins are like that. Praise be to God, there is a way to wash the stain of sins away!

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Spiritual Bankruptcy

March 5th, 2020

2:42

Are you spiritually poor? What does that even mean? Today, guest pastor Marques Nelson shares a devotion on Matthew 5:3. Blessed are the poor in spirit.

Today's devotion is provided by Pastor Marques Nelson. Pastor …

What Would Jesus Do?

March 4th, 2020

2:24

WWJD: What Would Jesus Do? Jesus was perfect, are we really able to live up to that standard? Today we look at Romans 7 where the Apostle Paul …

God Cares about You

March 3rd, 2020

1:46

God really cares about you, even more than you might think. "And even the very hairs of your head are all numbered." - Matthew 10:30

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A Stone-faced Savior

March 2nd, 2020

2:40

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Are you lonely?

February 28th, 2020

1:56

No matter where we are in this world God is there also and the psalmist says that his right hand will hold us fast.


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Christmas Joy

February 27th, 2020

1:48

Do you love Christmas? What's your favorite part? Today we take a minute with Pastor Moldstad to focus on the most important aspect of Christmas.

If …

A Shoo-in for Heaven

February 27th, 2020

3:53

Are you a shoo-in for heaven? Does your profession make you a good person? The Bible is very clear when it talks about the way to heaven, just read Ephesians chapter 2:8-10.

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Family Devotions

February 26th, 2020

1:38

Do you have family devotions? Do you set aside time for yourself to read the Bible? God's Word is powerful. It helps guide us. But most importantly, …

Why are we so busy?

February 25th, 2020

2:42

Are you busy? Are you taking time for what is most important? Take a few minutes (2 minutes and 41 seconds) to join us in thinking about God and His Word.


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Why do you go to work?

February 24th, 2020

4:38

What motivates you? Why do you get out of bed and go to work? Pastor Matthew Moldstad has encouragement about working for you today.

Matthew 25:40, …

When Disaster Strikes, is God in Control?

February 21st, 2020

2:07

When disaster strikes, is God in control?

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A Savior for Fools

February 20th, 2020

3:46

How wise are you? Pastor Hartwig has has made some foolish choices, maybe you have too. Be wise when it comes to your relationship with Jesus.

The Blessing of Children

February 19th, 2020

2:18

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The Guilt of Sin

February 18th, 2020

2:13

Do you feel guilty about mistakes in your past? How do we to deal with guilt? Today we look at Psalm 32:5 - Then I acknowledged my sin to you and did not cover up my iniquity. I said, “I will confess my transgressions …

Imprinted On My Heart

February 17th, 2020

3:11

Some roadways are so engraved into the earth they are visible from space. The church sometimes uses music to help "engrave" the promises of God into our hearts. What is your favorite hymn or worship song?

Today's …

Reacting in Anger

February 14th, 2020

2:55

Do you get angry? How should we react when we're angry? God tells us in His Word.

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I Chose to Love You

February 13th, 2020

4:50

If you have a spouse or a boyfriend or girlfriend you're probably expecting to receive a card for Valentine's Day or maybe to write one. And what will that card say? What do you hope that card says?

Today's devotion is …

Cheap Grace

February 10th, 2020

3:43

Jesus died for all your sins. Does this mean it's okay to keep sinning?

Pastor Don Moldstad currently serves at Bethany Lutheran College in Mankato, …

Bear Each Other's Burdens

February 6th, 2020

4:10

Do you have burdens? Sometimes we're called to help others carry their burdens. Today Pastor Moldstad shares a devotion from Matthew 25.

Pastor …

Word Bank

February 3rd, 2020

3:08

Do you know how to pray? The Bible has many examples of prayer, even a full book of prayers.

Pastor Kyle Madson


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Greatest Of All Time

January 30th, 2020

3:26

Who is the greatest? That's a question that can spark lively discussion, arguments, even fights. Even Jesus' disciples argued about it.

Pastor Tim Hartwig currently serves at Peace Lutheran Church in North Mankato.

Mark …

Rocks on the Beach

January 27th, 2020

10:04

Pastor Matthew Moldstad currently serves at Peace Lutheran Church in North Mankato.

Hebrews 4:3, Psalm 139:13-14a

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Two Types of Judging

January 23rd, 2020

4:12

Matthew 7:1-5

Pastor Don Moldstad

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Vacation for Your Soul

January 20th, 2020

3:13

Pastor Kyle Madson

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Stumbling in the Dark

January 16th, 2020

2:52

Pastor Timothy Hartwig

So maybe you're lost, maybe your stumbling around and you don't really know where you're going or how to get there. God's Word is a lamp for your feet and a light for your path.

If you find …

Extend Your Life with 1 Simple Trick

January 13th, 2020

3:35

Pastor Matthew Moldstad

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Why?

January 9th, 2020

2:59

Why doesn't just God just come and rid the world of evil?

Pastor: Matthew Moldstad

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Why Aren't Things Worse?

January 6th, 2020

4:06

We often complain about how bad things are... but why aren't they worse? If the world is full of selfish sinful people, why aren't things worse?

You're Not Getting Any Younger

January 2nd, 2020

3:48

It's a new year. We all are getting older. We exercise to take care of our bodies, but it's also important to take care of our souls.

Pastor: Matthew …

A Heart Of Wisdom

December 30th, 2019

4:33

As the year ends and a new one begins we sometimes step back to look at the big picture in our life. What do you see?

Psalm 90:1-2, 4-6, 12

Pastor …

Do You Mean It?

December 26th, 2019

4:04

Who do you say 'I love you' to the most? Do you mean it?

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Why Was Jesus Born?

December 23rd, 2019

3:12

At Christmas we celebrate the birth of Jesus. Why? Why is Jesus' birthday so important?

Today's Pastor: Tim Hartwig from Peace Lutheran Church in North Mankato.

Transcript: Why was Jesus born? Was it to teach us about …

The Grace of God has Appeared

December 19th, 2019

3:00

Pastor Tim Hartwig  

Transcript: 

St. Paul wrote to Titus.

For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation to all people.

Notice what Paul …

What Does Your Name Mean?

December 16th, 2019

5:08

What does your name mean? Does your name carry significance or did your parents just like the sound of your name? Today Pastor Don Moldstad tells us …

This Year's Toy Catalog

December 12th, 2019

4:06

What is Christmas all about?

Preacher: Pastor Matthew Moldstad

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What is Darkness Good For?

December 9th, 2019

4:04

Devotion on John 3:19 by Pastor Kyle Madson.

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Keeping Christ in Christmas

December 5th, 2019

3:06

This year we wish you a most blessed Christmas season and we encourage you to keep Christ as the focus.

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What's The Worst Thing You Could Hear?

December 2nd, 2019

3:24

We want your feedback. If you have a few minutes, can you fill out our end of year survey to let us know how we are doing and how we can serve you better. https://peacedevotions.com/2019-feedback/

Luke 13:24-27

What …

Write Your Thank Yous

November 28th, 2019

3:48

How often do you say thank you to God? Not enough, that's for sure. Thank God that his love for us doesn't depend on our thankfulness. God bless your …

How Can I Ever Thank You?

November 25th, 2019

3:11

How do you thank people? “I don't know how I'm ever going to thank you." When was the last time you said this? What was the response?

Pastor Kyle Madson currently serves at Norseland Lutheran Church, and Norwegian Grove …

They Must Be Doing Something Right

November 21st, 2019

3:36

Is church membership a good way to measure a church? Or is the message being taught more important?


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An Upside Down Kingdom

November 18th, 2019

4:38

"That's not fair." We tend to value fairness, but Jesus tips everything upside down. His is a kingdom of generosity, one where he has unfairly taken our burden and paid our debts. Thank God for not treating us as we …

Expiration Date

November 14th, 2019

4:14

What's your expiration date? Everything in this world will decay and fall apart. Don't store up treasure here, set your sights on heaven.


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Pay It Forward

November 11th, 2019

2:16

What was the last kind thing someone did for you? What kind things do you do for others?


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Ask Boldly

November 7th, 2019

3:28

How bold are your prayers? God has the power to do anything you ask, what are you asking for?


Come, my soul, with every care;

Jesus loves to answer …

Filled With Gossip

November 4th, 2019

3:07

Today Pastor Matt Moldstad shares a humorous video he encountered a few years ago, maybe you've seen it, it's called 'Gossip.'


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You Are Under Attack

October 31st, 2019

4:35

The devil is on the attack. He is methodical. He is scheming ways to pull you away from the salvation offered by Christ. How can we equip ourselves …

Go Find My Children

October 28th, 2019

3:01

Jesus is coming again. He's coming to take all of his people with him to heaven. Are you a member of God's family?


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"I am willing. Be clean."

October 24th, 2019

3:33

Are you weighed down with guilt? Do you feel dirty? Who will make us clean? Who can wash away our past misdeeds? Jesus is willing to wash you clean.

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"Call Me Bitter"

October 21st, 2019

3:37

Are you bitter? Unhappy? Has God turned against you? Trials and troubles are never fun, but they give us a chance to be closer to God.


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I Know the Way to Heaven

October 17th, 2019

3:08

This one simple thing can get you into heaven for free. The devil doesn't want you to know about it, but we want to share it with the world. ✝️💗🌎

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Who Deserves Forgiveness?

October 14th, 2019

3:51

Does everyone deserve forgiveness? Even mean or evil people? Today we consider Jonah and God's amazing grace and love, especially for those who don't deserve it.


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How Much Can You Lift?

October 10th, 2019

3:06

How much can you lift? God knows exactly how much you can bare and when he is there to lend you strength and do what you cannot do alone.

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"I Forgive You"

October 7th, 2019

3:02

When someone says "I'm sorry," how do you respond? Do you say "That's okay. Don't worry about" or do you say "I forgive you"? It's reassuring to hear forgiveness, even for minor things. How great is it though to be …

How Much $ Do You Have?

October 3rd, 2019

3:06

How much do you have in your bank account? It's important to know how much money you have but it is inappropriate to make that your focus. What …

Peace Devotions Is 2 Years Old

October 2nd, 2019

1:23

Thank you for all your support over the last two years. We are incredibly thankful for all of your likes, shares, and comments. We'd ask that you …

Thankfulness

September 30th, 2019

3:02

How often do you say thanks? What was the last thing you said thank you for?

(We at Peace Devotions are thankful for God's wonderful blessings and …

Jesus' Purpose

September 26th, 2019

3:03

We know from history that Jesus was a real man. But what was his purpose? 


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Discipline is Humbling & Good

September 23rd, 2019

3:29

When was the last time you got in trouble? We scold our children when they misbehave because we care about them. Today Pastor Dan Ruiz shares his …

Desiring The Best for Your Child

September 19th, 2019

3:05

What do you want for your child or children? To be happy? To be successful? To go to heaven?


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No Condemnation

September 16th, 2019

3:01

To be condemned is to be declared punishable, to be sentenced to death. That's what we deserve for our sins... but we're told there is no …

Do You Have Enemies?

September 12th, 2019

3:03

Do you have enemies? You do. And they want you to fall and fail. But be of good cheer! Jesus is on your side. He has defeated the devil and he has forgiven all of your sins.

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God's Outstretched Arms

September 9th, 2019

3:00

God promises that when you stretch out your arms towards him he will hear you. God loves you. He has forgiven you and he wants to use his almighty power for your good.


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Family Devotions

September 5th, 2019

1:38

Peace Devotions has received a grant that will allow us to continue production for another 4 months. We'll need more funding to continue past that time, but we will have new devotions starting next week.

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Why are we so busy?

September 2nd, 2019

2:42

Peace Devotions has received a grant that will allow us to continue production for another 4 months. We'll need more funding to continue past that time, but we will have new devotions starting next week.


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When disaster strikes, is God in control?

August 29th, 2019

2:07

When disaster strikes, is God in control?

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The Blessing of Children

August 26th, 2019

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Children are a blessing.

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The Guilt of Sin

August 22nd, 2019

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We're sharing "reruns" while we wait for more funding. If you'd like to know more about how Peace Devotions is funded, visit https://PeaceDevotions.com/give. In this devotion Tim Hartwig talk about dealing with a guilty …

Reacting in Anger

August 19th, 2019

2:55

Peace Devotions is temporarily run out of funding. We'll be (re)-sharing our old devotions while we await word on future funding. If you'd like to …

Do You Feel Stressed?

August 15th, 2019

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What is stressing you out today? We encourage you to spend a few minutes with Jesus today. He is your peace, your calm, and your hope.


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A Light Burden

August 12th, 2019

2:11

Jesus provides rest for our soul, freedom from guilt, and peace in the knowledge that our sins have been forgiven. Join us for a few minutes of rest …

Do Christians Ever Wish for Death?

August 8th, 2019

2:38

If you've ever struggled with depression, know this: God loves you. God has a plan for you. God loved you so much he traded his only Son for your redemption. 


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The Great Exchange

August 5th, 2019

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Today we're joined by Pastor Jon Madson who tells us about the most unfair trade ever made. This exchange seems unbelievable because you got the better deal.


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Where are you from?

August 1st, 2019

2:46

Where are you from? How do you pronounce "bagel"? Have you ever tried to hide your accent? Your citizenship is in heaven. And that is something to share with the world.


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My Favorite 🕰 of Day

July 25th, 2019

2:44

Pastor Dan Ruiz's favorite time of day is devotion time with his family. It's a time to learn from God's Word, repent and offer forgiveness, grow as …

You're Free to Go 🤠

July 22nd, 2019

2:34

Today Pastor Kyle Madson takes us to the Wild West where we see an amazing example how Jesus took our place so we can be free.


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"Daddy, Hold You"

July 18th, 2019

2:24

The Gospel, the good news of Jesus, is Alive. It holds on to us, it sets us apart. Our devotion today is from Pastor Kyle Madson, currently serving …

Get Your Mind Out of the Gutter

July 15th, 2019

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Get Your Mind Out of the Gutter. Today we have a special message from Pastor Josh Mayer currently serving as Pastor at Redeeming Grace Lutheran Church in Rogers, MN.


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Who Are You?

July 11th, 2019

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Who are you? How do answer that question? Today Pastor Matthew Moldstad reminds us that our bodies are temples of the Holy Spirit.


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Watch Out

July 8th, 2019

2:15

Romans is full of comfort, but it also warns us against things that could hurt us. Today we're joined by Pastor David Locklair, currently serving …

God's Work Among Us

July 4th, 2019

2:56

Pastor Don Moldstad wonders why Jesus didn't stay on earth. Wouldn't that be easier? But Jesus tells us he had to leave for a reason. Find out why in …

Nothing Beyond Forgiveness

July 1st, 2019

2:31

Forgiveness. Forgiveness is free. No strings attached. Today guest Pastor Jon Madson shares one of his favorite Bible stories.


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Children of Light

June 27th, 2019

2:35

How often do you lie? It's often our first instinct, to save our skin and get out of trouble. Thankfully, God continues to forgive us each and every …

The Gospel: It's Alive

June 24th, 2019

2:06

God's Word is living and active. It's Alive and working for your benefit. Here's how:


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You Are the 🧂 of the 🌎

June 20th, 2019

3:37

You Are the 🧂 of the 🌎. Salt? How are we salt? What does that mean? Pastor Don Moldstad walks us through the meaning behind Matthew 5:13.

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Beyond Imagination

June 17th, 2019

2:39

Do you want a God you completely comprehend? Pastor Hartwig says you don't. Join us to find out why.


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Always With You

June 13th, 2019

2:06

Jesus promises he will be with us. Always with us. Even when you think you're alone, Jesus is by your side.


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You Are the 💡 of the 🌎

June 10th, 2019

2:53

What does it mean to be the "Light of the World?" Join us for a short devotion as we focus on how God uses us to share the light of his Gospel.


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God's Law is a Guide

June 6th, 2019

2:14

We've learned God's Law sets a high standard, one we can't meet. We've learned God's Law curbs our actions, keeping us from harmful things. But God's …

Access to Salvation

June 2nd, 2019

2:54

Jesus lived and died for us.... but Jesus lived and died two thousand years ago. How do we, today, access his life and death? How do we receive the benefits?


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God's Law is a Curb

May 30th, 2019

2:46

God's Law. Last time compared God's Law to a high jump. It sets the standard for our living. But the Law has a second function: to curb our behavior. That's what Pastor Kyle Madson explains in today's devotion.


The Fruit of Self Control

May 27th, 2019

2:54

It takes a lot of self-control to be a successful athlete. God wants us to be self-controlled too. What happens when we lose control? What does God …

When is it okay to be angry?

May 23rd, 2019

3:41

When is it okay to be angry? Today guest Pastor Marques Nelson walks us through a few Psalms about anger, God's anger, and things it's okay to be angry about, as Christians.


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The Fruit of Gentleness

May 20th, 2019

2:35

How does God expect you to treat those who make mistakes? With a spirit of gentleness. Join us for a few minutes to reflect on gentleness in God's Word.

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We Want Life to Continue

May 16th, 2019

2:30

We want life to continue. Today Pastor Hartwig reminds us of Jesus' power over death and reassures us of our eternal home in heaven.


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The Fruit of the Spirit: Faithfulness

May 13th, 2019

2:42

Thanks be to God that he is faithful, even when we are not.


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The Law and Gospel

May 9th, 2019

3:20

How high can you jump? Today Pastor Madson describes the difference between God's Law and God's Gospel.

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Your Forever Home

May 6th, 2019

2:33

"Don't be a stranger!" Today we are joined by Pastor Nelson with a message about our Forever Home in Heaven.

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Words of Encouragement

May 2nd, 2019

2:02

Life is tough. It tears this down. It beats us up and sometimes it feels like it's going to win. What a difference a word or an action of encouragement can make.

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Jesus Gives Us the Victory

April 29th, 2019

2:41

Jesus' victory over death happened a long time ago, but it has an impact on your life today.


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Easter Changes Everything

April 25th, 2019

1:50

God wants YOU to be in heaven with him one day. How can you be certain? Because he sent Jesus to pay for your entrance into heaven.⁣


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Christmas vs Easter

April 22nd, 2019

2:23

Which holiday is more important, Christmas or Easter?

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All is Complete

April 18th, 2019

2:42

Have you ever seen a glass that is so full the water is bubbling over the top? That's a picture of what Christ has done for you.


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Palm Sunday Parade

April 15th, 2019

3:02

What is your favorite thing about parades? The parade for Jesus on Palm Sunday was joyous, but Jesus wasn't going to Jerusalem to celebrate. He was going so that YOU can celebrate with him in Heaven.


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What Are the Odds?

April 11th, 2019

2:12

Do you know how many prophesies Jesus fulfilled? What are the odds of that? It isn't simply chance, it's proof that Jesus is who he says he is: God. …

I Still Love You

April 4th, 2019

2:20

Sometimes our sins against God can make us feel very sad and sometimes afraid of God as well. But God, because of the work of Christ, comes to us and he says to us “I still love you and I forgive you.”


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The 80/20 Rule

April 1st, 2019

2:51

Have you heard of the 80/20 rule? Where 20% of a group does 80% of the work? Today we learn how the 80/20 rule applies to the Lord's Prayer.


God Be Merciful To Me

March 28th, 2019

2:21

How is your relationship with God? Are you right with him? Do you think that you've lived a good enough life to keep him happy?


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Deliver Us From Evil

March 25th, 2019

2:09

Lord, deliver us from evil. We say this each week in the Lord's Prayer, but what evil are we asking to be delivered from?


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Are You A Complete Person?

March 21st, 2019

2:00

If anyone, whether they're married or single, is expecting another human being to complete them, they’re going to be disappointed.


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The Fruit of the Spirit: Goodness

March 18th, 2019

2:24

What does it mean to "be good?" Whose rules are you supposed to follow? What if I haven't followed the rules?


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Change Your Mind

March 14th, 2019

2:54

One of the meanings of the word ‘repent’ is to change your mind. God would have you change your mind.


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The Fruit of the Spirit: Kindness

March 11th, 2019

3:04

Who inspires kindness in your life? When should we be kind? To whom should be we kind?


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What are you Searching For?

March 7th, 2019

1:23

What are you searching for? As you scroll through your newsfeed, what are you looking for? 


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Supernatural Powers

March 4th, 2019

2:15

"Transfiguration" (noun) "A complete change of form and appearance into a more spiritual state." Jesus' transfiguration on the mountain offers evidence that he was God in human flesh.


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Batteries Not Included

February 28th, 2019

2:19

Batteries Not Included. Does salvation come with batteries or do you have to supply your own? 


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Are You an Evil Person?

February 25th, 2019

2:41

Are you an evil person? There's an easy way to tell. Even if you are evil, there's good news for you.


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Who do you think you are?

February 21st, 2019

2:20

Today we pray: “Lord thank you for giving me your word and giving me your truth. Helped me to simply obey it, believe it, and trust in it. Amen.”


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Your Credit With God

February 18th, 2019

2:20

If you've ever worried your sins are too great to be forgiven then you need to hear today's message from Pastor Tim Hartwig.


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Jesus Loves Me

February 14th, 2019

2:00

"Jesus loves me." Say it with confidence: "this I know!" For the Bible tells us so. Praise be to God for his amazing love.


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The Fruit of the Spirit: Patience

February 7th, 2019

2:39

What does it mean to be patient? What is long-suffering? What is so great about waiting anyway?


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R.I.P. – Rest In Peace

February 4th, 2019

2:55

R.I.P. - Rest In Peace. What does it mean to "rest in peace?" 

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Your Life's Final Chapter

January 31st, 2019

2:52

If you were writing a book about your life, what would the last page of it say?


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Lord, My Heart is Heavy

January 28th, 2019

1:46

Lord, my heart is heavy. Do you feel weak and heavy ladened? Hear this message of Hope and Peace from the book of 1 John.


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Tempted the Right Way (The Lord's Prayer, Part 7)

January 24th, 2019

2:26

Have you ever been tempted to do something right? What does the word 'tempt' mean? Kyle Madson continues our series on The Lord's Prayer.


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The Fruit of the Spirit: Peace

January 21st, 2019

2:37

"Let the peace of Christ control your hearts..." who is controlling your heart? Join Pastor Moldstad today as we discuss the Fruit of Peace in our …

The Fruit of the Spirit: Joy

January 17th, 2019

2:06

The Fruit of Joy. What brings you joy? What should bring you joy? Pastor Matt Moldstad has the answers.


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Using the Right Words

January 14th, 2019

2:01

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

2:46

Who taught you how to love? We begin our series on the Fruits of the Spirit today by considering Love. ❤️

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Your Cold Hard Heart (The Lord's Prayer, Part 6)

January 7th, 2019

2:34

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

3:17

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 …

8760 Hours

December 31st, 2018

2:37

Do you want a fresh start? In Christ you have exactly that. Happy New Year from Peace Devotions.


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The Weak Things

December 27th, 2018

3:01

"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

2:36

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!

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Pray Without Ceasing

December 20th, 2018

2:42

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.

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The Fruits of the Spirit (Part 1)

December 17th, 2018

2:54

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

2:17

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

2:27

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

2:54

Are you struggling today? Be comforted with the knowledge that God will never abandon you. But he sometimes uses trouble to make us stronger.

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How do I find purpose in my life?

December 3rd, 2018

2:23

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.

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Don't Miss the Main Point

November 29th, 2018

1:43

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

3:47

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

2:01

Happy Thanksgiving! 🙏🏻 What are you thankful for?

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Second Guessing Prayer

November 19th, 2018

2:00

How strong are your prayers? Do they convey everything you want? Today Chris Eisenbeis explains how the Holy Spirit prays for you.

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Life or Death? It's a Win-Win.

November 15th, 2018

2:22

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

3:08

🇺🇸 This Veteran's Day we would like to encourage you to pray. 🙏🏻
Thank God for those who have served.
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"Do I Have to Believe the Whole Bible?"

November 8th, 2018

1:56

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

2:16

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.

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All Saints

November 1st, 2018

3:10

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

2:34

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."

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You Left Some Things Out

October 25th, 2018

1:49

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

2:25

Escalator Down Prayer. Today Pastor Kyle Madson continues our series on the Lord's Prayer. https://PeaceDevotions.com

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The Cure for Spiritual Depression

October 18th, 2018

2:33

"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

2:05

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

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Should I have my children baptized?

October 11th, 2018

1:32

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

2:29

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

2:31

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

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How Can a Loving God Punish People?

October 1st, 2018

3:20

How can God be both Loving and Just?

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"Do I have to Go to Church to be a Christian?"

September 27th, 2018

1:55

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.

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Things Come Undone

September 24th, 2018

2:02

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.

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If I disagree with the government, do I still obey them

September 20th, 2018

2:28

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

2:48

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

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Why Does the Devil Tempt Me?

September 13th, 2018

3:08

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

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Rainbow in the Sky

September 10th, 2018

2:38

🌈 Pastor Tony Pittenger brings us a powerful reminder of God's promise today as we talk about rainbows. 🌈 www.PeaceDevotions.com

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God's Promise

September 6th, 2018

2:41

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

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Land of the Living

September 3rd, 2018

2:50

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.

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Holy Spirit's Name Badge

August 30th, 2018

1:58

Today we join Pastor Tim Hartwig to talk about the Holy Spirit's job. www.PeaceDevotions.com

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Am I sinning if I'm sad?

August 27th, 2018

2:23

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

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Comfort in Depression

August 20th, 2018

2:17

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

1:56

Today Pastor Tim Hartwig talks about loneliness, and why we can be confident that we're never truly alone.

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Reacting in Anger

August 8th, 2018

2:55

Matt Moldstad reminds us that God would have us be compassionate, merciful, and forgiving. How will you show your love for God today?

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Can we play catch?

August 2nd, 2018

2:08

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/

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How Smart Are Ya?

July 27th, 2018

1:50

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

2:15

"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

2:18

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 …

How do you know you are ready to die?

June 27th, 2018

2:12

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

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How can you know God exists?

June 25th, 2018

2:17

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

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Extreme Makeover Edition

June 20th, 2018

2:01

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

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What's in a Name?

June 18th, 2018

1:51

What's in a name? Today we join Pastor Kyle Madson to find peace in the name of the Lord. www.PeaceDevotions.com

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Would you be happier sinning?

June 13th, 2018

1:40

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

1:15

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.

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Table Prayer

June 6th, 2018

1:52

"Let these gifts to us be blessed." Today we take a closer look at prayer with Pastor Kyle Madson. www.PeaceDevotions.com

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What do you Deserve?

June 4th, 2018

2:12

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

2:01

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

2:37

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.

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The Day You Will Die

May 30th, 2018

1:54

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

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Why do bad things happen to Christians?

May 29th, 2018

2:30

Today Pastor Matt Moldstad tackles the tough question, Why do bad things happen to Christians? www.PeaceDevotions.com

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Thank God for Freedom

May 28th, 2018

2:37

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

2:29

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

2:41

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

2:07

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

2:37

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

2:02

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

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Pentecost Underdog

May 18th, 2018

2:39

What do swing-sets and underdogs have to do with Pentecost? Pastor Kerkow has the answer in today's Peace Devotion.

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I don't want to lose you.

May 17th, 2018

2:14

"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

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Hey, look over here!

May 16th, 2018

1:24

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

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The Great Commission

May 15th, 2018

3:16

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.

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The Love of a Mother

May 14th, 2018

2:12

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

2:19

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

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Blessings and Benefits of the Ascension

May 10th, 2018

2:34

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

2:54

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

2:07

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

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Can You Believe Jesus?

May 7th, 2018

2:09

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

2:07

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

2:19

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

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You Also Will Live

May 2nd, 2018

2:14

Death. Seems. So. Final. But it's not. Let's join Pastor Tim Hartwig today for a message of comfort. www.PeaceDevotions.com

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My Cup Overflows

May 1st, 2018

2:20

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

2:15

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

1:49

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

2:38

What makes a sermon great? Today Pastor Kyle Madson shares the most important criteria for knowing if a sermon is great.

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The Lord is My Shepherd, He Provides Blessings

April 25th, 2018

2:23

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.

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What is Hope?

April 24th, 2018

2:07

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.

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The Lord is My Shepherd, I have Nothing to Fear

April 23rd, 2018

2:35

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

2:22

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 …

What's Trending?

April 19th, 2018

2:01

What's trending? Who is Jesus? Today Pastor Kyle Madson talks about the Christian Creeds in our continuing series on church liturgy.

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The Lord is My Shepherd, He Restores Me

April 18th, 2018

2:40

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

2:06

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

2:15

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

1:58

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

2:04

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

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Crucifix or Empty Cross?

April 11th, 2018

1:56

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.

500 Witnesses

April 10th, 2018

1:29

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 …

40 Days

April 9th, 2018

1:56

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

1:51

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

2:05

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

2:37

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

2:11

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

2:42

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

2:12

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.

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