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Book Of The Month For August 2018:  Luther's Small Catechism with Explanation - 2017 Visual Edition

Book Of The Month For August 2018: Luther's Small Catechism with Explanation - 2017 Visual Edition

Luther's Small Catechism with Explanation - 2017 Visual Edition By Martin Luther 2018 / Paperback / 368 Pages Overview: When Martin Luther paired simple graphics with the profound teachings of the Small Catechism, it was nothing short of revolutionary. He presented families with a handbook...


"Hear, O my people, while I admonish/testify/warn you!" / Sermon / Pr. Lucas Albrecht / Confirmation Sunday / June 3rd 2018 - / Psalm 81:1-10

"Hear, O my people, while I admonish/testify/warn you!" / Sermon / Pr. Lucas Albrecht / Confirmation Sunday / June 3rd 2018 - / Psalm 81:1-10

    Text: Psalm 81:1-10Theme: “Hear, O my people, while I admonish/testify/warn you!” (v.8)___________________________Intr –  Psalm 81, on our lectionary for today, seems to guess our festivity, Confirmation Sunday, as the psalmist writes: “Sing aloud to God our strength; ishout for joy to...


Sermon / Pr. Ted Giese / Pentecost Sunday June 4th 2017 - / John 7:37-39 / Living Water (New Members / Confirmation of Baptism)

Sermon / Pr. Ted Giese / Pentecost Sunday June 4th 2017 - / John 7:37-39 / Living Water (New Members / Confirmation of Baptism)

Mount Olive Lutheran Church / Pr. Ted A. Giese / Sunday June 4th 2017: Pentecost – Pentecost Sunday / John 7:37-39 "Living Water" On the last day of the feast, the great day, Jesus stood up and cried out, “If anyone thirsts, let him come to Me and drink. Whoever believes in Me, as the...


Sermon / Pr. Ted Giese / Pentecost Sunday May 15th 2016 - / John 14:23-31 / Called & Gathered by The Holy Spirit

Sermon / Pr. Ted Giese / Pentecost Sunday May 15th 2016 - / John 14:23-31 / Called & Gathered by The Holy Spirit

Mount Olive Lutheran Church / Pr Ted A. Giese / May 15th 2016 Pentecost Sunday / John 14:23-31 (note - this is from the 9am Divine Service and Confirmation of Baptism was in the 11am Divine Service so the Sermon was a little different in the 11am)   Jesus answered him, “If anyone loves Me,...


Sermon \ Pentecost & Confirmation Sunday \ May 24th, 2015 \ Pastor Terry Defoe \ Acts 2

Sermon \ Pentecost & Confirmation Sunday \ May 24th, 2015 \ Pastor Terry Defoe \ Acts 2

On this combined Pentecost and Confirmation Sunday 2015, our sermon text is found in the second chapter of Acts, verses 1‑4: When the day of Pentecost came, they were all together in one place. 2 Suddenly a sound like the blowing of a violent wind came from heaven and filled the whole...


Stable & Steadfast: A Confirmation Sermon - 1 Peter 3:13-22 / Pastor Ted Giese

Stable & Steadfast: A Confirmation Sermon - 1 Peter 3:13-22 / Pastor Ted Giese

Stable & Steadfast - A Confirmation Sermon / 1 Peter 3:13-22 / Mount Olive Lutheran Church / Rev. Ted A. Giese / May 25th 2014             Now who is there to harm you if you are zealous for what is good? But even if you should suffer for righteousness' sake, you will be blessed. Have no...


Catechumen Luke Weber Confirmed on Pentecost Sunday 2013

Catechumen Luke Weber Confirmed on Pentecost Sunday 2013

With Christ With us we Are Never Alone This year was a unique year; Mount Olive had a single young catechumen, Luke Weber. In 2011 we had 9, in 2012 we had 5, and next year in 2014 we'll have 13. Every year we have some adult confirmations of Baptism as well. Luke had as his confirmation...


Sermon - May 19th, 2013 - That's the Spirit

Sermon - May 19th, 2013 - That's the Spirit

26 …the Advocate, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, will teach you all things and will remind you of everything I have said to you. (N.I.V.)   This morning, we have come to the festival of Pentecost. This morning, in our second service, we celebrate the baptism of...