5625 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA

Recent Updates

Nov 21
Mount Olive is once again putting together an Angel Giving Tree. We are supporting four different families this year and are excited to be a blessing to them this Christmas season. All gifts are listed on a sign up genius website (see link... Read More
Nov 16
It's not too late to sign up!  Please join us on Saturday, December 2nd, 2:00 -3:30 pm for a different and fun event. Create a Twinkling Lights wreath or decorate an Advent Wreath for your home or to give as a gift, or just come and enjoy the... Read More
Oct 19
OPERATION BARNABAS COFFEE DRIVE FOR VETS HOSPITAL Thanks to all who donated to our coffee drive. Mount Olive Women in Mission delivered 34 lbs. of coffee to Veterans Hospital this week, and it was greatly appreciated. Thank you, thank you!
Sep 15
High School Youth Group High school youth group will be meeting on Wednesday evenings this school year (we will not be having Sunday School on Sundays). We will start up Wednesday, September 27th from 7:30-8:30pm. Location and time frame will... Read More
Sep 14
Library News:  Church Library Free Books:  Select an interesting book from the selection on the white table in the gathering area.  We will be offering books periodically for you to enjoy and keep.  We try to limit a selection in our library... Read More

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.