Epiphany is a season of the church bookended by two lights:
-The star that guides the wise ones to Jesus’ manger
-The Transfiguration, when Jesus himself shines like a light in front of his disciples.
In this season of light shining into the world, Mount Olivet will be featuring our community partners and our members who work with them.
Jan 15 & 18
Jan 22 & 25
the light reveals... HUNGER
Featuring our work with Northport Elementary. Guests Principal Frederico Rowe and Pam Hancy, Community Engagement and Academic Volunteer Coordinator, will join us in worship and MOtalk.
Jan 29 & Feb 1
the light reveals... Suburban poverty
Featuring PRISM and our partnership in alleviating poverty in the west metro. PRISM's Community Engagement Manager, Dan Gregory, will join us in worship and MOtalk.
Feb 5 & 8
the light reveals... Domestic violence
Featuring Home Free Battered Women's and Children's shelter. Kari Hitchcock, Community Outreach Coordinator, will join us in worship and MOtalk.
Feb 12 & 15
the light reveals... Refugee crisis & immigration
Featuring Lutheran Social Services - Cate Anderson, Volunteer Coordinator for Refugee Services will join us in worship and MOtalk.
Feb 19 & 22
The light reveals... mass incarceration
Featuring Parenting With Purpose who works with families affected by incarceration. Founder, Lori Strong, will join us in worship and MOtalk.
the light reveals... affordable housing
Featuring Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity.