Sunday MOtalk

10 am Sunday Mornings // Conference Room 265

MOtalk is our Sunday morning learning opportunity held during Community Hour at 10am. Featuring guest speakers from partner organizations, church council updates, professors from Luther seminary, and more.

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Looking Ahead together

Mount Olivet’s vision statement is “a community partnering with God in the world.” That is what we hope we look like when we are faithfully living out the mission God has given us. Join us when 2018 is still fresh to look ahead together – add your voice to discussions about how we use our buildings and grounds, listen to our church council give a snapshot of where we’ve been and where we’re headed, and start dreaming about summer and the opportunities it brings for you to engage with God in the world.

Jan 14th & 17th // Building & grounds vision team

We are looking ahead and wondering how Mount Olivet will serve our community in new ways. Specifically how our building and grounds can be a tool for our mission. Come join us on January 14th as we think BIG together about where God is calling us to share and partner in our community.

Please plan to attend a walking conversation between services to hear updates on the team’s work thus far and to make your ideas known. 

JAN 21st & 24th // CHURCH COUNCIL UPDATE

In  preparation for the upcoming Annual Meeting, the Church Council will be sharing a review of 2017, including stories of impact and review 2017 year-end financials. There will be time for Q & A.

JAN 28th // ANNUAL MEETING

All Mount Olivet members are invited and encouraged to attend the Annual Meeting of our congregation. There will be a review of 2017 and a presentation of vision and goals for 2018, as well as approval of the proposed budget and new council members.

feb 4th // summer resource fair & adult mission trip meeting

VBS & Summer Spree - June 11th-14th

More info to come!

lent preview

feb 11th // "Stories Change Us"

Book study & small groups will meet Feb 18 - Mar 18. 


wednesday adult formation

7 pm // wednesday nights

Wednesday Adult Faith Formation is designed to create learning, enrichment and connecting opportunities for adults on a weekly basis held Wednesday nights at 7PM. Some examples of the Wednesday experience for adults might include guest speakers, parent groups, Bible studies, and much more.

 

parenting in the age of ted

jan 10th - 24th // 7-8 pm           

Fireside room

Kids don’t come with a manual, and parents don’t get grades to affirm they’re doing things right. Each week there will be a different TED Talk that connects to the journey of parenting. Join other Mount Olivet parents to dig into the complexities of parenthood, hear insights from other parents, and discover solid resources through this TED Talk series.

Pizza is available for purchase ($1/slice) and there will be beverages and snacks provided.

gospel of mark co-ed bible study

jan 10th - feb 4th (break for Lent) and apr 4th - june 6th // 7-8 pm

Room 110

Our Sunday worship services will feature Mark's Gospel in 2018, but we'll only get little snippets each week. If you want to go deeper to grasp the big picture Mark is painting of Jesus and the reign of God he proclaims, then join us as we read through the entirety of the Gospel of Mark, one chapter at a time.

This new 16 week Bible Study will offer a chance for you to ask questions, grow in faith, and build community as you encounter the oldest and shortest Gospel and the portrait of Jesus it reveals.