Due to Minnesota's Covid-19 situation, Trio is not meeting live for Sunday worship services.

"Church in Your Living Room" is the Sunday morning live stream from Eagle Brook that Trio is using on Sunday mornings at 9am & 11am.

"Trio in Your Living Room" is a half-hour online discussion/prayer group you can join using Zoom. It meets at 12:30pm on Sunday afternoons. Join here: 


If you would like prayer for yourself, a loved one, a particular issue, and/or just to pray, Trio has people to pray for and with you via Zoom or by phone.  Use the email link below for Pastor Kirk, and provide your name and contact info. He will contact you to set-up a prayer time ASAP.

Click here > Email Pastor Kirk for more info.

Focus On Faith

Focus On Faith

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These are the collected "Focus on Faith" articles that Pastor Kirk Knudsen has written for the Kanabec County Times with a few other posts from Kirk mixed in.


What Is God Doing?

In the struggle of Covid-19, what is God doing? What is he doing in me and in the world? Why are so many of us experiencing uncertainty, anxiousness, and suffering in such unprecedented ways? Here are a few thoughts about that....

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Immanuel: When Things are Hard, is God Really With Us?

Christmas is a fantastic reminder that Jesus, Immanuel, comes to us, embracing us in our pain by accepting our sin, forgiving us and freeing us. Jesus Christ, Immanuel, is with us if we receive his forgiveness and follow him. His presence, power and grace are sufficient for everything we face....

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Presence Has Power to Move People

In our day, people loath others who are different. Different religions, ethnicities, histories, ages, sexual identities, political leanings, mental capacities and beliefs. As we encounter different or difficult people, we can be present with them as Jesus modeled. Jesus is then present with them through us. We should seek ways to eat with people, to go to their turf and to...

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Whose Voice Are You Listening To?

The God who controls earth, wind and fire is for us. The God who raises the dead is in control of our lives. Therefore, we can take big risks without fear. We can release what is important to us to God’s control. There are many voices that vie for our attention, but only God’s voice matters. Only God can provide food and protection. Only God can provide forgiveness of ...

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The Greatest Gift

Forgiveness is a great gift we can give away. Forgiveness is the best tool we have to show people the love of Jesus every day....

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Is It the Most Wonderful Time of the Year?

Jesus' presence with us can overcome anxiousness, weakness, and sadness....

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God Sings About You

When we doubt our lovability, our worthiness or life’s meaning, God loudly sings about us. He invites the world to hear him. The one who exacts his will just as he desires sings about you. ...

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Who Will Stop the Rain?

Jesus wants us to seek him to stop the rain, to calm the storms and to clean-up the water that is ruining our lives...

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Anchor Deep in the Hurricanes of Life

In life's hurricanes, God has given us the anchors of peace, hope, and love to weather the storms. ...

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Jesus Offers Us a New Tomorrow

Jesus offers each one of us a new tomorrow. He removes our damaging labels and defeating lies. If anyone is in Christ, he/she is made new (2 Corinthians 5:17). Jesus will remove your labels too; from dirty to daughter, from loathed to loved, from broken to beautiful, from failure to fulfilled, from addict to accepted and from hurt to hopeful. When we seek Jesus in faith, h...

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