5625 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Recent Updates

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
Jan 17
After a hospitalization for several days at the VA for congestive heart failure, our Savior Jesus has taken the soul of our brother in Christ, Alvin Eugene Coles, to Himself. A memorial service for Alvin has been scheduled for this coming... Read More
Jan 05
JOIN US THURSDAY FOR ZOOM BIBLE STUDY   Ladies, please join us this Thursday evening, Jan. 21 for our Anchored in the Word Zoom Bible Study as we look at how to Live a Sparkling Life!   On these cold cloudy days of winter we long for the... Read More
Dec 17
Did you know...you can look online and see what books and other materials are available to be checked out in our own libraries at Mount Olive? Mount Olive Lutheran Church and School Libraries Website:  https://library2.molcs.org Check out... 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.