5625 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Recent Updates

Feb 22
JOIN US FOR OUR 2021 LWML PRAYER SERVICE Ladies – need a faith refresh?  Join us online next Saturday morning, March 6th, at 9:30 am, for our annual LWML Zone Prayer Service.  This service is jointly sponsored by the Des Moines East and Des... Read More
Feb 13
It's Life Week at Mount Olive, Feb. 20-28! Agape Pregnancy Resource Center staff will be speaking about the sanctity of life to the Mount Olive Lutheran School classes during this special week, as well as at Worship Services on Feb. 20-21, in-... Read More
Jan 28
MISSION MITES OFFERING - take part! March 6th & 7th we will be collecting our monthly mission mites offerings to support the national and Iowa West District grants for Lutheran Women in Mission.  We invite everyone to take part! Bring your... Read More
Jan 24
Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ at Mt. Olive,     We have had a fairly large number of people who have been on our congregational prayer list for quite some time. While we certainly are enjoined by God’s Word to pray for all people, I want... Read More
Jan 20
 Friday (22nd), the Cross & tower above the sanctuary of Mt. Olive, which was damaged in the derecho, is scheduled to be taken down. We hope to preserve the cross itself, but that will depend on its condition.   As a thanks to God and as... 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.