5625 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Recent News

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...

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Mar 31


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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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.