5625 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Recent News

Aug 11

Let's welcome our wonderful students, their parents, and staff, back to school!  

We are asking for volunteers to be greeters at the school doors on Wednesday, Aug. 24th, from 7:45 to 8:20. School starts at 8:15. We will...

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Jul 28

Nurture Team News

  • Cover Our Kids with Prayer:  Mount Olive family,  We are looking for more helpers! This ministry is a way for teens and adults to become involved in the prayer life of children...
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May 24

The Iowa West District Lutheran Women in Mission gathered (around 400 people) for their convention June 16-18 at Camp Okoboji. I attended as our Des Moines West Zone President. We collected the following items to distribute to those in need:...

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May 13

Sunday, July 24th at 9:30am we will have an important congregational meeting. Rev. Keith Haney from Iowa District West will be present to discuss the results of the congregations' survey.

We will elect officers the next fiscal year as...

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Apr 30

We have had some weather delays but we hope to get the final batch of concrete poured today, weather permitting. That means that the full parking lot should be open around May 9-10. We will let you know when that happens for sure. In the meantime...

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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.