Jul
18
July 18
Tuesday 1:00 PM
This group meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at the West Campus. They knit prayer shawls and chemo. caps for members and friends in need. Please call Tracey Hickey at 612-767-2210 with questions or to join this ministry team.

West: Conference Room (Admin)
Aug
14
August 14
Monday 10:00 AM
This group meets every three months on the 2nd Monday. Members knit prayer shawls for people in need of support from their church. For more informaiton or to join this ministry team, please call Andrea Brown at 612-767-2209.
Minneapolis: Lounge - Minneapolis
Aug
15
August 15
Tuesday 1:00 PM
This group meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at the West Campus. They knit prayer shawls and chemo. caps for members and friends in need. Please call Tracey Hickey at 612-767-2210 with questions or to join this ministry team.

West: Conference Room (Admin)
Sep
05
September 05
Tuesday 1:00 PM
Participants set aside time each day to pray for specific prayer requests whether they be personal or for the work of the church or the world.
Minneapolis: Lounge - Minneapolis
Sep
19
September 19
Tuesday 1:00 PM
This group meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at the West Campus. They knit prayer shawls and chemo. caps for members and friends in need. Please call Tracey Hickey at 612-767-2210 with questions or to join this ministry team.

West: Conference Room (Admin)
Oct
17
October 17
Tuesday 1:00 PM
This group meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at the West Campus. They knit prayer shawls and chemo. caps for members and friends in need. Please call Tracey Hickey at 612-767-2210 with questions or to join this ministry team.

West: Conference Room (Admin)
Nov
13
November 13
Monday 10:00 AM
This group meets every three months on the 2nd Monday. Members knit prayer shawls for people in need of support from their church. For more informaiton or to join this ministry team, please call Andrea Brown at 612-767-2209.
Minneapolis: Lounge - Minneapolis
Nov
19
November 19
Sunday 9:00 AM
Thanksgiving Food Drives at both the Minneapolis and West Campuses on Sunday, November 19th, following all Worship Services, and on Thanksgiving Day, November23rd. Please bring non-perishable food items (Items that are of most need are: flour, sugar, cooking oil, canned meat (tuna, canned chicken), canned fruit, baked beans and ramen) to the parking lot at either campus. Food collected at Minneapolis will be donated to Community Emergency Services (CES), and food collected at the West Campus will be donated to Bountiful Basket.
West: Parking Lot
Nov
19
November 19
Sunday 9:00 AM
Thanksgiving Food Drives at both the Minneapolis and West Campuses on Sunday, November 19th, following all Worship Services, and on Thanksgiving Day, November 23rd. Please bring non-perishable food items (Items that are of most need are: flour, sugar, cooking oil, canned meat (tuna, canned chicken), canned fruit, baked beans and ramen) to the parking lot at either campus. Food collected at Minneapolis will be donated to Community Emergency Services (CES), and food collected at the West Campus will be donated to Bountiful Basket.
Minneapolis: Parking Lot - Minneapolis
Nov
21
November 21
Tuesday 1:00 PM
This group meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at the West Campus. They knit prayer shawls and chemo. caps for members and friends in need. Please call Tracey Hickey at 612-767-2210 with questions or to join this ministry team.

West: Conference Room (Admin)
Nov
23
November 23
Thursday 9:00 AM
Thanksgiving Food Drives at both the Minneapolis and West Campuses on Sunday, November 19th, following all Worship Services, and on Thanksgiving Day, November 23rd. Please bring non-perishable food items (peanut butter, canned meats, canned beef stew, canned fruits and vegetables) to the parking lot at either campus. Food collected at Minneapolis will be donated to Community Emergency Services (CES), and food collected at the West Campus will be donated to Bountiful Basket.
West: Parking Lot
Nov
23
November 23
Thursday 9:00 AM
Thanksgiving Food Drives at both the Minneapolis and West Campuses on Sunday, November 19th, following all Worship Services, and on Thanksgiving Day, November 23rd. Please bring non-perishable food items (peanut butter, canned meats, canned beef stew, canned fruits and vegetables) to the parking lot at either campus. Food collected at Minneapolis will be donated to Community Emergency Services (CES), and food collected at the West Campus will be donated to Bountiful Basket.
Minneapolis: Parking Lot - Minneapolis
Dec
04
December 04
Monday 12:00 PM
Participants set aside time each day to pray for specific prayer requests whether they be personal or for the work of the church or the world.
Minneapolis: Lounge - Minneapolis
Dec
19
December 19
Tuesday 1:00 PM
This group meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at the West Campus. They knit prayer shawls and chemo. caps for members and friends in need. Please call Tracey Hickey at 612-767-2210 with questions or to join this ministry team.

West: Conference Room (Admin)

 Care Ministry

Mount Olivet Care Ministry seeks to provide opportunities and assistance for all members and their families, bringing the physical, spiritual and emotional healing of Christ to persons in need.  Whether you are interested in sharing Christ's love by becoming a volunteer or seeking help through a care ministry, Mount Olivet Church welcomes the opportunity to assist you in any way we can. 

Community Outreach Ministries
Providing support within our local and global community to share in God's work with our hands; helping those in need.

Parish Nurse
The primary role of a parish nurse is to be an advocate in matters of health and wellness for the members of Mount Olivet Lutheran Church.  Our parish nurse is available for home visits, hospital visits or visits at a care facility. Contact Andrea Brown at 612-767-2209.

Prayer Ministry
Are you in need of prayer support?  Specific requests, whether personal or for the work of the church are welcome anytime.  If you or someone you know is in need of prayer support, please call our prayer line at 612-920-2770, or click here to send a confidential prayer request.

Caregivers - A ministry of friendship
Caregivers are specially trained volunteers who provide unconditional support and friendship to members who are hospitalized, bereaved, homebound, lonely, mentally ill, or otherwise in crisis.  Please contact Julie Goodman at 612-767-2208 or julieg@mtolivet.org for more information or to request a caregiver.

Homebound Ministry 
Members who are unable to come to church on a regular basis can receive communion, occasional caregiver visits or attend special events designed for homebound members at the church.  Please contact Ann LaBree at 612-767-2288 or annl@mtolivet.org for more information regarding homebound support for a parishioner.

Prayer Shawl Ministry
Members of this ministry knit prayer shawls to be shared with Mount Olivet members and friends who are in need of support and prayers from their church.  The gift of a prayer shawl is a lovely reminder of the care and compassion given by members of this ministry.  Please contact Andrea Brown at 612-767-2209 for more information or to join the Prayer Shawl Ministry.

Pastor On-Call
Mount Olivet has a dedicated pastor on-call to serve members in times of need 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  Members should contact the main phone number of 612.926.7651 for information on how to reach the pastor on-call in case of emergency.  **HOSPITALIZATIONS - To report a hospitalization and/or request a visit, please call 612-926-7651 and ask for pastoral care.  Due to HIPAA laws, hospitals are no longer able to notify the church.

Mental Health Task Force
A cross-functional team comprised of health professionals and lay people to encourage and provide education that raises awareness and reduces the stigma associated with mental health issues.  For more information or to become a member of the task force, please contact Andrea Brown at 612-767-2209 or andreab@mtolivet.org.

Link Callers
This ministry is designed to provide a telephone link between a Mount Olivet volunteer and a parishioner who may be lonely, elderly, homebound, infirmed, mentally ill, or, for some other reason, may benefit from regular telephone contact with a volunteer.  For more information or to become a member of the Link Caller ministry, please contact Julie Goodman at 612-767-2208 or julieg@mtolivet.org.

 Counseling Services 
A variety of counseling services are available for members and non-members at various locations throughout the Twin Cities in addition to services offered at the Mount Olivet Counseling Center.  For more information on the MOCC, please contact Anne Lied at 612-927-7335.

International Ministries
Traveling to a developing country in the near future and have room in your suitcase?  If so, we want you!  The International Ministry Committee has pillowcase dresses and personal hygiene kits, made by Mount Olivet members, that need to get to young people in need throughout the world.  These items are lightweight and don't take up much space.  If you can help, please click here for more information. 

Department of Pastoral Care
Pastor Kurt Kalland, Pastoral Advisor
Andrea Brown, Director, andreab@mtolivet.org
Ann LaBree, annl@mtolivet.org
Julie Goodman, julieg@mtolivet.org
Jonna Bundul, jonnab@mtolivet.org