Posts tagged with ‘youth’

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Sunday, Feb. 11: Survive the fog of daily life!

by Trina Kleist

Jesus appears to us – then the fog of life returns! Right? Isn’t that how life works? We get a little glimpse of the truth, the eternal. Then the fog of everyday life swamps us again. We experience a moment of clarity and peace. We may even feel the hand of God resting on us […]

Youth goal: Be ‘Souper’ on Feb. 4, 2018

by Trina Kleist

Feb 4 = Souper Bowl of Caring! Please bring donations of nonperishable food and donations of cash or check for our Souper Bowl of Caring – 9:30 to 11:15 a.m. this Sunday, Feb. 4, at PEACE Lutheran Church. ONE WORSHIP SERVICE – We will have one service at 10 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 4. Before […]

Sunday, Jan. 28: Let Jesus astound you!

by Trina Kleist

Jesus has a new life for you – and it’s astounding! When Jesus started teaching, people sensed right away that he was different. Jesus’ view of the Scriptures filled them with hope, healed their diseases and restored their lives. They were astounded by his teachings – overwhelmed with the new possibilities of life in a […]

Sunday, Jan. 21: Like to fish? Fish for people!

by Trina Kleist

God calls you to fish – or sing – or whatever you do! If you like to fish, God has a job for you. If you drive heavy equipment for a construction contractor, God has a job for you, too. If you train dogs, or sling burgers, or bag groceries, or repair computers, or create […]

Sunday, Jan. 14: Come and See!

by Trina Kleist

God calls you to see for yourself! Come and see for yourself what God can do for you and for the world! A new heart, a new vision, a new life all are possible when you have God on your side. But it’s hard for people to accept that. “Why should I believe in something […]

Sunday, Jan. 7: New Year – New Spirit!

by Trina Kleist

God’s Spirit is yours – for free, forever! God’s spirit brings us new beginnings all the time. From the beginning of time, in Jesus’ time. And today, in our time, in our world, in your life. Jesus was baptized by John in the Jordan… And as (Jesus) was coming up out of the waters, he […]

Sunday, Dec. 17: Who are you?

by Trina Kleist

  God’s calling: Do you know who you are? The religious honchos of the time asked John the Baptist: “Who are you?” They knew he was someone special – and it scared the daylights out of them. John knew who he was: “I am the voice of one crying out in the wilderness,” John answered. […]

Sunday, Dec. 10: Prepare – He’s Coming!

by Trina Kleist

God tells us: Prepare, I’m coming! This time before Christmas helps us to prepare. God calls us – not to shop, not to decorate, though these activities are fun, and there’s nothing wrong with them. As long as we keep our eye on the important stuff. God calls us to prepare, because Jesus is coming […]

Sunday, Dec. 3: Awake and trust!

by Trina Kleist

God tells us: Stay awake, I’m coming! We just don’t know when, so we stay awake and alert, watching for signs. Because new life – Jesus’ new Kingdom-here-on-Earth – pops up all the time. A lot of our Bible readings this time of year have to do with “end times.” Apocalypse. The Day of Judgment. […]

Colla Voce kicks off free concerts Dec. 6

by Trina Kleist

Concerts offer Relief from the Rush The Colla Voce Youth Chorus performs lively and enchanting Christmas music for free at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6, at PEACE Lutheran Church, 828 W. Main St., near downtown Grass Valley. The Youth Chorus performs under the direction of local music teacher Anne Vaaler, opening Peace’s annual series of […]