5625 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Recent News

Jan 28


March 6th & 7th we will be collecting our monthly mission mites offerings to support the national and Iowa West District grants for Lutheran Women in Mission.  We invite everyone to...

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Jan 24

Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ at Mt. Olive,

    We have had a fairly large number of people...

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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 05

Ladies, please join us on Zoom this coming Thursday, February 18, 7:00 pm, for our online Bible study.

Our theme this week is “Love – It’s What God is All About!” As we celebrate Valentine’s Day this week, the world is focused on love....

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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.