5625 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Recent News

May 02

We celebrate our 2023 Graduates and wish them every good blessing from God!

Join us for a celebration...

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Mar 30

Philip Mattheis passed away on 3/28/2023. His visitation and funeral will be at Mount Olive Lutheran Church on Saturday, April 1. The visitation will start at 9:30, and the funeral will follow at 11:00. There will be a luncheon in the social room...

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Mar 10


The Des Moines West Zone Lutheran Women in Mission Spring Rally was held at Mount Olive on March 26th. 41 attended, representing the 8 churches in the DM West Zone LWML.

We collected ingathering...

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Mar 03

We enjoyed a wonderful afternoon of fun and fellowship together! Got some great pictures.

Thank you to all who made this event possible by filling eggs, volunteering...

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Mar 03

Sign up for the auction, and you'll be ready to bid on the fabulous baskets and other items.


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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.