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Anniversary of Death of Child

I trust this letter finds you and Mary well, and that God is richly blessing your lives.

I just wanted to take a moment to send you a brief note to let you know that you are in our thoughts and prayers throughout this week. I remember that you mentioned to me this was the time of year that your son ______ went to be with Jesus in _______ (year if known). Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!

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Death of Elderly Saved Parent

The Psalmist David said in: Psalm 27:4 One thing I ask of the Lord, this is what I seek: that I may dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life,to gaze upon the beauty of the Lord and to seek him in his temple.

When I think of your Mom/Dad I think of someone who enjoyed being in the presence of God, and the church was a place that offered great comfort and solace in a world of great challenge and trial. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!

Dear

The pain you are feeling at this time must be intense.  Most likely, there are questions of “why” that are part of your thoughts, and even as you have shared with each other your thoughts and emotions. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!

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Death Of A Saved Spouse

Dear

The entire congregation of First Christian Church joins me in extending heartfelt sympathy on the passing of your wife. One of the greatest bonds of relationships we have is the one that exists between husband and wife, and the breaking of that bond no doubt brings unspeakable pain. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!

On behalf of the Church Board and Congregation of First Christian Church, I wanted to extend our thanks to you for the beautiful Altar Flowers placed in the Sanctuary this past Sunday. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!

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Resolution of Death (2)

To the family of:

Life is but a vapor that appeareth for a little time and then vanisheth away…

But each life is under Divine direction and human will should be subjected to the Divine will at all times. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!

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Resolution of Death (1)

To the family of:

At such a time as this, we the members of First Christian Church would like to extend our heart felt sympathy to you the family.  We realize that words may seem empty as you are grieving the loss of your beloved ____________.  Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!

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Loss of a Loved One

I am writing to express to you my greatest sympathy as you cope with the passing of your (family member). Our hearts and prayers go out to you and your family during what must be the most trying of times. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!

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Death of a Close Friend (2)

Dear (member),

I was truly sorry to have heard of the passing of your friend, (name).  I understand that the two of you were very close and I wanted to reach out to you and your family in your mourning. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!

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Loss of Teenage Child

Dear (member),

I am writing to express to you my greatest sympathy as you cope with the passing of your child, name.  Our hearts and prayers go out to you and your family during what must be the most trying of times. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!

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Death of a Loved One

Dear (member),

I am writing to express to you my greatest sympathy as you cope with the passing of your (family member).  Our hearts and prayers go out to you and your family during what must be the most trying of times. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!

Dear __________, or (To Whom It May Concern)

I am writing this letter to introduce myself and my services to you.

My name is John Doe, and I am the Pastor of First Christian Church in (city), and my wife and I are looking forward to many years of service here in this community. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!

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Death of Soldier Son or Daughter

I write this letter on behalf of the entire congregation here at (Name of Church) to extend our sincerest expression of sympathy upon the death of your son/daughter as they served their Country in Military service. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!

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Loss of Military Son/Daughter

Dear Name,

I pray that this letter finds you in the comfort of the Lord in the wake of the loss of your son/daughter,  (Name)Your son/daughter served proudly and I want you to know that the strength and bravery of their efforts as a soldier and, more importantly, as a person will always be appreciated.  Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!

Dear

I know the pain of losing a loved one, and I realize that any additional adverse circumstances only make this period of time more difficult to endure. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!

Dear Name,

I wanted to take a moment to thank you and your family for allowing me the honor of conducting the funeral ceremony for your beloved John.  My prayers are with you all in your time of grieving.  Please know that the Lord Jesus Christ is by your side and that His comfort and love will sustain you through your sorrow. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!

Death of an Accident Victim (Non-Churched)

(Note: Some churches send out Sympathy notes to families after reading of the death of loved ones in the obituaries.  Letters such as this may be used thoughtfully and prayerfully). =================================================================

I wanted to take a moment to send you this note on behalf of the congregation of First Christian Church to express our sympathy upon hearing of the accident and subsequent death of _________ __________ this past week. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!

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Death of a Loved One (Non-Churched)

Dear ,

(Note: Some churches send out Sympathy notes to families after reading of the death of loved ones in the obituaries.  Letters such as this may be used thoughtfully and prayerfully).

I wanted to take a moment to send you this note on behalf of the congregation of First Christian Church to express our sympathy upon hearing of the loss your loved one ____________ ____________. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!

Dear Name,

(Note: Some churches send out Sympathy notes to families after reading of the death of loved ones in the obituaries.  Letters such as this may be used thoughtfully and prayerfully). Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!

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Memorial Gift Thank You Letter

Dear     ,

Often when we lose a loved one, we seek for ways to feel close to that person or for ways to honor their memory.   Through your recent memorial gift in the name of Jane Doe, you have both honored her memory and blessed the church. Logged in Members, CLICK HERE to view full text!