Jun
20
June 20
Wednesday 5:00 PM
Plan to join us each Wednesday evening from June 13 - August 1 for an evening of fellowship, great food, enjoyment of nature and inspirational worship. In keeping with our summer worship theme, Life Changing Stories,each week's presiding pastor will share a favorite Bible story and the impact it has had on his or her own life.

This week, Pastor Michael Zacher will lead us in worship, preaching on the topic "God Whispered My Nme." Special music will be provided by Teresa Elsbernd, with accompaniment by Lisa Lozito. Dinner will feature BBQ pork tenderloin, mashed potatoes, roasted asparagus and blueberry cobbler with whipped cream. Naturalist Dan Kahl's class will offer "Composting Tips."

4:30 p.m. Buses leave West and 7500 York
5:00 p.m. Bus leaves Minneapolis
5:30-6:30 p.m. Dinner is served
6:30-7:00 p.m. Nature Talk
7:15-8:00 p.m. Worship
8:00 p.m. Buses depart Conferennce & Retreat Center

Bus transportation is available from both campuses and 7500 York. Reservations required for the bus and dinner. Cost for dinner is $15.00; bus is $5.00. Call the Conference & Retreat Center, 952.469.2175 or email msiems@mocrc.org.
Conference and Retreat Center ,
http://mtolivetretreat.org/programs/midweek-worship
Jun
24
June 24
Sunday 8:30 AM
This is for communion that takes place at either campus
Minneapolis: Serley Chapel
Jun
24
June 24
Sunday 9:00 AM
The Fifth Sunday after Pentecost
~Sermon: Pastor Hammersten
~Music: Jocque Warner, tenor
~Communion: 8:30am
~Sunday Church School: resumes in fall
~The Way: resumes in fall
~Nursery: 9 and 10am

Jocque Warner, tenor, lives in Minneapolis, MN, and teaches Kindergarten–5th grade general music in St. Louis Park, MN. He holds a B.M. in music education from St. Olaf College, where he was a soloist with the St. Olaf Choir. In addition to his studies at St. Olaf, he has also completed studies at Eastman School of Music, Rochester, and is currently completing a Master's degree at the College of St. Scholastica, Duluth. Mr. Warner directs the Hosanna and Chapel Choirs at Mount Olivet’s West Campus.
West: Sanctuary
Jun
24
June 24
Sunday 9:00 AM
5th Sunday after Pentecost
~Sermon: Pastor Lose
~Music: Dana Donnay, oboe
~Communion: 8:30am
~Sunday Church School: resumes in fall
~The Way: resumes in fall
~Nursery: 9,10

Dana Donnay, oboe, is a graduate of the New England Conservatory of Music and also attended the University of Minnesota. She is a freelance musician who plays with many orchestras and ensembles throughout the Midwest and is a member of The Bloomington Civic Theater Orchestra, where she can be found playing flute, oboe, clarinet or saxophone. She teaches at Mount Calvary Academy of Music in Excelsior and Mount Olivet School of Music in Minneapolis.
Minneapolis: Main Sanctuary- Minneapolis Campus
Jun
27
June 27
Wednesday 5:00 PM
Plan to join us each Wednesday evening from June 13 - August 1 for an evening of fellowship, great food, enjoyment of nature and inspirational worship. In keeping with our summer worship theme, Life Changing Stories,each week's presiding pastor will share a favorite Bible story and the impact it has had on his or her own life.

This week, Pastor David Lose will lead us in worship, preaching on the topic "Quiet Confidence." Special music will be provided by principal organist Richard Owen. Dinner will feature country roasted chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, coleslaw and apple crisp with whipped cream. Naturalist Dan Kahl's class will share information on "Ther Year of the Bird."

4:30 p.m. Buses leave West and 7500 York
5:00 p.m. Bus leaves Minneapolis
5:30-6:30 p.m. Dinner is served
6:30-7:00 p.m. Nature Talk
7:15-8:00 p.m. Worship
8:00 p.m. Buses depart Conferennce & Retreat Center

Bus transportation is available from both campuses and 7500 York. Reservations required for the bus and dinner. Cost for dinner is $15.00; bus is $5.00. Call the Conference & Retreat Center, 952.469.2175 or email msiems@mocrc.org.
Conference and Retreat Center ,
http://mtolivetretreat.org/programs/midweek-worship

Worship

  • Homebound  Communion  & Luncheon  Sat 4/9 11am-2pm, Mpls Campus. Homebound Mount Olivet members and companions are invited to a Holy Communion service followed by delicious food and fellowship. Invite a friend or family member. Transit available upon request. Register: Ann LaBree 612.767.2288 annl@mtolivet.org.
  •  6th-Grade First Communion Service Sun 4/24 3pm, Mpls Campus (2:30pm line-up).
    To have your student’s name included in the bulletin for the service, each student and a parent must have attended a First Communion Class in March (no new classes are being offered). Questions: Mpls Angie St.Dennis 612.767.2244 angelas@mtolivet.org, West Helen Cameron-Zenobian 952.767.1502 helenz@mtolivet.org.

Upcoming Service Opportunities, Fellowship Events, & More!

 

Informational Meeting: Pastor Scott’s On-Call Ministry Sun 4/17 Between Worship Services, Mpls Lounge. Join PASTOR BILL MACLEAN and PASTOR LINTON SCOTT to learn how you can become a part of the team to help Pastor Scott and his “On-Call Ministry.”

Ministry Fair: Mount Olivet Serves ... Community and Abroad Sun 5/15 Between Worship Services, Mpls & West Narthexes.

Spring Volunteer Day Sat 5/21 9am-3pm, Mount Olivet Conference & Retreat Center Come help us plant the flowers that will beautify our grounds this summer. Lunch and snacks provided. There will be time to relax in the whirlpool or sauna when our workday is complete.

Personal Care Products for
Love INC West Campus. Items needed: toilet paper, facial tissues, shampoo, conditioner, toothpaste, toothbrushes, shaving cream, razors, deodorant, and bar soap. Thank you!

Community Emergency Services’ Bonus Fridays 1900 11th Ave S, Mpls. Stop by CES for “Bonus Fridays” to help serve needy households through the free produce and food line. Show up any Friday at any of the times listed below. Ask for Jacob or Melanie to show you the ropes! Questions: Melanie mlapointe@cesmn.org.

9am-12noon Sort/Organize
12noon -1pm Lunch
1-3pm Greet Clients
3-3:30pm Assist in Clean up

 

Men’s Dinner: Ryder Cup Thurs 4/14 6:30pm, Mpls Campus.

Flying Solo at Acme Comedy Club (Singles 40s-60s) Fri 4/15, Meet at Acme Comedy Club, 708 N 1st St, Mpls (bar area) at 7pm, Show Starts at 7:30pm. Join us for laughs!

43rd Annual Fashion Show & Luncheon Sat 4/23 11am, Mpls Campus.

Men’s Getaway 6pm Fri 4/29 to 3pm Sat 4/30, Mount Olivet Conference & Retreat Center.

Mother’s Day Buffet Sun 5/8 Seatings at 11am, 12:30pm & 2pm, Mount Olivet Conference & Retreat Center.

Recycling Tour Fri 5/6 10am-12noon, Meet in Mpls Campus Parking Lot.

Women in Leadership Luncheon Tues 5/17 12noon-1pm (check-in / networking 11:30am), Pinstripes, 3849 Gallagher Drive, Edina.

 

 

Healthy Connections in the Digital Age Sat 5/14 9am-12noon (doors open at 8:30am), Mpls Campus.

Garage Sale
Thurs 5/5 4-8pm
Fri 5/6 8am-5pm
Sat 5/7 8am-12noon

Wills & Trusts Estate Planning:
The Greatest Gift You Can
Give Your Loved Ones!
Tues, 4/19, 2016 12noon, Mpls Campus Fellowship Hall