5625 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Recent News

Nov 16

Adopt A Family Update & Thank You!
The Nurture Team would like to thank everyone for helping with our Adopt A Family ministry this year.

This special mission would not be possible without the giving hearts of our congregation....

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Nov 16

Advent by Candlelight– A Time to Prepare
Ladies, you are invited to join us on Sunday afternoon December 8th, 2:00-3:00 pm for our annual Advent by Candlelight Tea. Our theme this year is Advent: a Time to Prepare. This event is open to all...

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Sep 29

Mount Olive Trunk-O-Treat
NEW THIS YEAR: Beggar’s Night Eve Tuesday, Oct. 29th, 6 – 8 PM

Please visit the new link in our Sermons and Media...

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Sep 12

Check the Calendar for new classes and Bible studies, now that Fall is here!

Every Sunday (in addition to calendar items) - join us for all ages Sunday School, from 10:30-11:15.

Children will meet in their classrooms (signs are at...

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Sep 12

Backpack Blessings Ministry:
Thank you, Mount Olive Family for your service in this ministry! We were able to donate 1561+ items to this project along with substantial monetary gifts. It was also very exciting to be able to give out pack...

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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.