5625 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Recent News

Aug 19

Iowa District West's Rev. Keith Haney published an article in this month's District Messenger that may be of interest, which is available through our Olive Branch Newsletter page: ...

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Aug 11

It was wonderful to welcome our students, their parents, and staff, back to school!  

Volunteers were greeters at the school doors on Wednesday, Aug. 24th, from 7:45 to 8:20. We received donations from the congregation...

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Jul 28

Nurture Team News

  • Cover Our Kids with Prayer: You should have the names of your students and the students were given your information last Friday.  Our Mount Olive public school students will be...
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May 24

The Iowa West District Lutheran Women in Mission gathered (around 400 people) for their convention June 16-18 at Camp Okoboji. I attended as our Des Moines West Zone President. We collected the following items to distribute to those in need:...

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May 13

Sunday, July 24th at 9:30am we will have an important congregational meeting. Rev. Keith Haney from Iowa District West will be present to discuss the results of the congregations' survey.

We will elect officers the next fiscal year as...

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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.