5625 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Recent News

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...

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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...

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Jan 05



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!


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Dec 28
Our Lord took the soul of our brother in Christ, Rev. Roland Pillack, to Himself around 6:30 am on Tuesday, 12/29/20.
Visitation & Funeral Service are on Monday, January 4th at Mount Olive Lutheran Church...
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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


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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.