5625 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Recent News

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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Oct 01

THANK YOU to everyone who came to help at our clean-up day on October 9! We need another round of help as we have a big tree coming down and the "afterwards" raking is what we need help with.

On Friday, November 19, beginning at 10 am, we...

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Oct 01

Jr and Sr High youth will be having Sunday School in the classroom across from the school office (Mrs. Spelz's classroom)

Youth Gathering Update

Please pray for the preparation of the...

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Sep 24


Today Mt. Olive is honoring our grandparents. Although we didn't have an in person "Grandparents Day" we have a video to share. You may watch it on the links below. Please see the attached Olive Branch as well. 

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Sep 23

Be sure to read the full flyer from Pastor Mark Kleckner with important details for our Celebration Event, including when to arrive and where...

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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.