Faith Fest 2020: "Amazing (G)race"

Augustana Faith Fest is a weekend retreat opportunity for 6th- to 8th-graders hosted by students at Augustana University February 8-9, 2020. This year’s theme, “Amazing (G)race,” is based on 2 Timothy 4:7.

Peder Eide

Our special musical guest will be Peder Eide, an engaging and gifted worship leader. This year’s schedule includes service projects in the Sioux Falls community, worship, games, crafts, and more!

Registration is now open, with a registration deadline of Friday, Jan. 17. Payment is due with registration and is 50% refundable in the case of cancellation. For more information contact Pastor Ann Rosendale by email or call at 605.274.4603.

The registration fee of $50 per youth covers the cost of two meals, a Faith Fest t-shirt (for youth participants only), lodging at the Elmen Center on campus, and all program expenses. Adult leaders are free of charge. Each congregation attending Faith Fest is asked to send at least one adult leader per ten youth to participate in all of the weekend’s activities. 

Registration is open, with a deadline of Friday, Jan. 17.

Space is limited, so be sure to register early.

About Peder Eide:

"I have one of the greatest jobs in the world!" says singer/songwriter/speaker Peder Eide (pronounced "I'd") For nearly 1/3 of his life, he has led Christ-centered praise and worship for youth conferences, festivals, camps, churches and any other venues students and their families have gathered. His passion-filled and creative approach to helping his audience "draw closer to God and closer together" through worship and experience been called "refreshing" and "heartfelt." It's more than just being a great musician or speaker. For Peder, it's about being an effective communicator.

For more information, contact Pastor Ann Rosendale at or 605.274.4603.