5625 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Recent Updates

Sep 28
Our brother in Christ, Ian Donald Thompson, fell asleep with faith in Jesus as his Savior, on Friday, September 25. He was four days shy of his 80th birthday.       His funeral service will be held this week Thursday, October 1, at 12:00 noon... Read More
Sep 27
Pastor Roland Pillack was ordained into the holy ministry on June 21, 1970. We thank the Lord for the blessings of Pastor Pillack's ministry to us and countless others. Drive-by greetings (weather permitting), Saturday, October 10, 2020, 5-5:... Read More
Sep 13
Drive Through Celebrations of the Lord’s Supper • For the sake of those Mt. Olive members who are continuing to “shelter in place” during the pandemic, we will be resuming our drive through celebrations of the Lord’s Supper on a monthly  ... Read More
Sep 09
For the 10/1/20 study: Ladies – Are you ready to FALL in love with Jesus, or deepen your walk with Him?  Are you craving some fellowship time with others?  Join us on Thursday evening (9/17) at 7 pm, as we meet via Zoom for some great... Read More
Sep 06
This month we are highlighting Iowa District West Grant #2 -- Financial Aid for IDW Students - $25,000 “So then, as we have opportunity, let us do good to everyone, and especially to those who are of the household of faith.” Galatians 6:10... Read More

what sets us apart

Mount Olive Lutheran Church is a vibrant group of people who love Jesus, one another, and the community we serve. As a local church we are a community of everyday people, seeking to embrace our cities and nations with the love, hope and goodness of our compassionate and faithful God.

Regardless of who you are or where life has taken you thus far, you are more than welcome here.