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Funeral Sermon for Donald Rolls / Tuesday November 29th - 2016

Funeral Sermon for Donald Rolls / Tuesday November 29th - 2016

Funeral Sermon for Donald Rolls at Mount Olive Lutheran Church Friday November 29st - 2016 / Pastor Ted A. Giese / Matthew 11:28-30 Jesus said, "Come to Me, all who labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take My yoke upon you, and learn from Me, for I am gentle and lowly...


Funeral Sermon For Elaine Calibaba / Friday October 21st - 2016

Funeral Sermon For Elaine Calibaba / Friday October 21st - 2016

Funeral Sermon for Elaine Calibaba at Mount Olive Lutheran Church Friday October 21st - 2016 / Pastor Ted A. Giese / John 11:1-44 Now a certain man was ill, Lazarus of Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha. It was Mary who anointed the Lord with ointment and wiped His feet with...


Funeral Sermon for Lorraine Schaffer / Friday August 19th - 2016

Funeral Sermon for Lorraine Schaffer / Friday August 19th - 2016

Funeral Sermon for Lorraine Schaffer at Mount Olive Lutheran Church Friday August 19th - 2016 / Rev. Ted A. Giese / Psalm 139 O LORD, You have searched me and known me!           You know when I sit down and when I rise up;                    You discern my thoughts from afar.          ...


Funeral Sermon For Ann Schwartz / Saturday July 9th 2016

Funeral Sermon For Ann Schwartz / Saturday July 9th 2016

Funeral Sermon For Ann Schwartz at Mount Olive Lutheran Church Saturday July 9th - 2016 / Rev. Ted A. Giese / 1 Corinthians 13:4-8 Love is patient and kind; love does not envy or boast; it is not arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; it does...


Funeral Sermon For Cheryl Altwasser / Thursday May 19th 2016

Funeral Sermon For Cheryl Altwasser / Thursday May 19th 2016

Funeral Sermon for Cheryl Altwasser at Mount Olive Lutheran Church May 19th - 2016/ Rev. Ted A. Giese / Psalm 23           The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want.                    He makes me lie down in green pastures.           He leads me beside still waters.                   ...


Funeral Sermon For Edna Peterson / Friday February 26th 2016

Funeral Sermon For Edna Peterson / Friday February 26th 2016

Funeral Sermon for Edna Peterson at Mount Olive Lutheran Church February 26th - 2016/ Rev. Ted A. Giese / Psalm 30 I will extol You, O LORD, for You have drawn me up and have not let my foes rejoice over me. O LORD my God, I cried to You for help, and You have healed me. O LORD, You have...


Funeral Sermon / Gertrude Lauridsen / January 6th, 2016 / 2 Timothy 4:6-8 / Pastor Terry Defoe

Funeral Sermon / Gertrude Lauridsen / January 6th, 2016 / 2 Timothy 4:6-8 / Pastor Terry Defoe

My message this afternoon is based on these words, penned by the Apostle Paul in his second letter to Timothy in the New Testament, chapter 4. Paul says: ... the time for my departure is near. I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. Now there is in store...


Funeral Sermon / Arlene Hubick / January 2, 2016 / Psalm 57 / Pastor Terry Defoe

Funeral Sermon / Arlene Hubick / January 2, 2016 / Psalm 57 / Pastor Terry Defoe

My message is based on the 57th Psalm, highlighting the following verses: Have mercy on me, my God, have mercy on me, for in you I take refuge.  I will take refuge in the shadow of your wings until the disaster has passed.  God sends forth his love and his faithfulness. Be exalted, O...


Funeral Sermon For Dennis William Mitchell / Friday December 10th 2015

Funeral Sermon For Dennis William Mitchell / Friday December 10th 2015

Funeral Sermon for Dennis William Mitchell At the Regina Funeral Home December 10th - 2015 / Rev. Ted A. Giese from Mount Olive Lutheran Church / Revelation 21:1-6 Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and the sea was no more. And...


Funeral Sermon For Fred (Ted) Burke / Friday November 6th 2015

Funeral Sermon For Fred (Ted) Burke / Friday November 6th 2015

Funeral Sermon for Fred (Ted) Burke, November 6th 2015 - Mount Olive Lutheran Church / Rev. Ted A. Giese / (Matthew 20:1-16 ESV) “For the kingdom of heaven is like a master of a house who went out early in the morning to hire labourers for his vineyard. After agreeing with the labourers for...


Funeral Sermon For Matilda Hubick / Monday November 2nd 2015

Funeral Sermon For Matilda Hubick / Monday November 2nd 2015

Funeral Sermon for Matilda Hubick, November 2nd 2015 - Mount Olive Lutheran Church / Rev. Ted A. Giese / (Hebrews 11 - 12:2 ESV) Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. For by it the people of old received their commendation. By faith we understand...


Funeral Sermon For Kim MacLeod / Wednesday October 21st 2015

Funeral Sermon For Kim MacLeod / Wednesday October 21st 2015

Funeral Sermon for Kimberley  MacLeod, October 21st 2015 - Mount Olive Lutheran Church / Rev. Ted A. Giese / (James 1:19-27 ESV) Know this, my beloved brothers: let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger; for the anger of man does not produce the righteousness of...


Funeral Sermon For Frank Wagner / Wednesday October 14th 2015

Funeral Sermon For Frank Wagner / Wednesday October 14th 2015

Funeral Sermon for Frank Wagner, October  14th 2015 - Mount Olive Lutheran Church / Rev. Ted A. Giese / (John 14:1-7 ESV) Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in Me. In My Father's house are many rooms. If it were not so, would I have told you that I go to prepare a...


Funeral Sermon For Martha Dament / Saturday August 8th 2015

Funeral Sermon For Martha Dament / Saturday August 8th 2015

Funeral Sermon for Martha Dament, August 8th 2015 - Mount Olive Lutheran Church / Rev. Ted A. Giese / (John 14:1-7 ESV) [Jesus says to His disciples,] “Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in Me. In My Father's house are many rooms. If it were not so, would I have...


Funeral Sermon \ Pastor Terry Defoe \ Diane Lane \ May 4th, 2015 \ Psalm 116

Funeral Sermon \ Pastor Terry Defoe \ Diane Lane \ May 4th, 2015 \ Psalm 116

My message this afternoon is based on these words from the 116th Psalm: I love the Lord, for he heard my voice; he heard my cry for mercy. Because he turned his ear to me, I will call on him as long as I live.   The cords of death entangled me, the anguish of the grave came upon me. I was...


Funeral Sermon \ Ruth Schick \ March 25th, 2015 \ Pastor Terry Defoe

Funeral Sermon \ Ruth Schick \ March 25th, 2015 \ Pastor Terry Defoe

The Bible text that I’ve chosen for this morning is found in the book of Second Timothy in the New Testament, chapter 4, beginning at verse 6. The Apostle Paul says: ...the time has come for my departure. I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. Now there...


Funeral Sermon For Rena Galenzoski / Friday January 30th 2015

Funeral Sermon For Rena Galenzoski / Friday January 30th 2015

Funeral Sermon for Rena Galenzoski / January 30th 2015 / Mount Olive Lutheran Church / Rev. Ted A. Giese Now among those who went up to worship at the feast were some Greeks. So these came to Philip, who was from Bethsaida in Galilee, and asked him, “Sir, we wish to see Jesus.” Philip went...


Funeral Sermon \ John Wilde \ January 30th, 2015 \ Pastor Terry Defoe

Funeral Sermon \ John Wilde \ January 30th, 2015 \ Pastor Terry Defoe

The Bible text I’ve chosen for my message this afternoon is found in the book of Second Timothy in the New Testament, where the early Christian leader, the Apostle Paul says: "...the time has come for my departure. I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith....


Funeral Sermon for Sara Turnquist / Saturday 22nd 2014

Funeral Sermon for Sara Turnquist / Saturday 22nd 2014

Funeral Sermon for Sara Turnquist / Mount Olive Lutheran Church / Rev. Ted A. Giese / John 10:14-18, 27-30  / Nov 22nd 2014       [Jesus says] "I am the Good Shepherd. I know My own and My own know Me, just as the Father knows Me and I know the Father; and I lay down My life for the sheep....


Funeral Sermon For Helen Harlos / Friday November 14th 2014

Funeral Sermon For Helen Harlos / Friday November 14th 2014

Helen Edith Harlos Funeral Sermon / Mount Olive Lutheran Church / Rev. Ted A. Giese / Revelation 21:1-6            Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and the sea was no more. And I saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down...