5625 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Recent News

Nov 18

We raised over $400 for Lori McNeeley, plus sent some chicken sandwiches and nuggets with them. Thank you to everyone who supported the Advent Meal fundraiser!

Watch for more information about the other two Advent meals!...

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Nov 07

Dear Brothers and Sisters of Mount Olive,

We have received a letter from Pastor Garret Kasper accepting his call to Mount Olive. This letter was read to the congregation following Sunday's service. 

Please pray for Pastor Kasper...

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Oct 05

Because of your generosity we were able to give Monroe School... 145 pairs of socks, 39 pairs of mitten/ gloves, 26 hats and 2 scarves.

Thank you so very much.

-Nurture Team

Sep 23

Thank you to everyone who hosted a trunk, helped with crafts or balloon creations, handed out T-shirts, and other goodies!  We had 13 wonderful trunks, with games, riddles, and great treats!

We collected over 40 items for the DM Area...

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Sep 23


Thank you to everyone who purchased Scrip from May 2021 to July 2022! Mount Olive Lutheran Church and School had just over $32,000 of purchases. The rebate that went back to families and Mount Olive was just...

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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.