5625 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Recent News

Jan 19


Our next Ladies Night Out will meet on Thursday, February 17th, 6:00 pm, at Mandarin Grill and Sushi Bar, 1250 NW 128th Street in Urbandale. Come enjoy an evening of warm Christian fellowship and...

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Jan 10

Mount Olive will be celebrating Life Week January 15 through 22

The emphasis will continue throughout the week. Along with recognizing the importance of being prolife, we will also be learning about supporting the lives...

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Jan 07

Thursday, Jan. 13, 6 to 7:30 pm in our school

Get ready for a fun-filled evening of activities and fellowship.  

We will be doing a service project that evening by packaging items for the homeless.  We are asking...

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Dec 09

Pastor Mark Kleckner announces his intention to retire from active parish ministry and as the pastor of Mount Olive Lutheran Church and School the day before Ash Wednesday in 2022 (target date of Tuesday, March 1st, 2022).

Pastor Mark has...

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Nov 03

You're invited to our first Mount Olive Family Night of the year. On Tuesday, November 16th join us at school from 6:00 - 7:30 pm for a fun family night focused on literacy.


We will have a variety of activities ...

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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.