5625 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Recent Updates

Apr 04
Our annual community Easter egg hunt is on hold this year, so we are bringing the hunt to you! Contact us through our website contact page if you are interested in having plastic candy-filled eggs delivered (contact-free) in the Des Moines... Read More
Mar 31
3/31/2020 Mt. Olive Lutheran Church and School Congregation – As I sit and reflect on everything that is going on in our lives today with the current COVID 19 situation, one thing remains constant and that is my faith in God. I know that many... Read More
Mar 13
A message from Pastor Mark Kleckner regarding worship during these uncertain times: Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds has extended the Coronavirus/CoVid-19 restrictions on public gatherings until April 30. Therefore, Mt. Olive Lutheran Church will... Read More
Feb 29
LWML ZONE PRAYER SERVICE – wonderful event - enjoy our readings below and view the photos in the gallery Mount Olive hosted the annual LWML Zone Prayer Service on Saturday March 7th, with the theme "Living in Love, Bearing Fruit".  We served a... Read More
Feb 08
Holy Week and Easter Services - during this time of social distancing We are recording worship services and posting them online, so that you can view them at your convenience, on-demand. To access the recordings, there are two options at this... 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.