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Deaconess for the month of September 

The Deaconess for the month of September are Sister Sheryle Givens and Sister Gaynell Ballard-Ray. If you need assistance please feel free to contact either of these persons.


September Worship Schedule
On September 10th the regular worship schedule will resume with services at 8:00 a.m. and 10:45 a.m.  Please make this change on your calendar and please share this information with persons who are not present. 


Evening Worship Canceled
There will be no 4:00 p.m. worship on September 10th.


Wednesday Activities
All Wednesday activities are cancelled. Please watch the bulletin for when Wednesday activities will resume.

Revival Prayer Week 2017
Revival is here and we encourage our church family to usher in Holy Spirit with Prayer, Praise, Dance and Song! Prayer week is Tuesday, September 5th thru Friday, September 8th. Prayer service is one hour long and begins at 6:50 PM each night.  


A representative from each ministry will lead prayer at the designated time during the
Prayer Service. The schedule is below:


Tuesday-Deacons, Deaconess, Trustees, Mission and Shelter Ministries


Wednesday-Men's, Women's, Telephone, Youth Ministries


Thursday-Sunday School, Kitchen, Library, Greeters and Ushers Ministries
Friday-Prayer Warriors, First Aide, Food Shelf, Prison, Grief and Loss, Evangelism, Mass
Choir/Music Ministries. 



The Mt. Olivet family is anticipating another great revival experience and all members and friends are encouraged to participate. Revival services will begin Monday, September 11th, at 6:50 p.m. Dr. Elliot Cuff, Pastor of the Lincoln Heights Baptist Church in Woodlawn, OH will be our guest for the week.  


Attention Men's Choir 
The Mount Olivet Men's Choir will sing for the Fall Revival on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 6:50 p.m.  The rehearsal for this worship service will be Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.  All men and young men are welcome and encouraged to participate.  It is imperative, however, that everyone attends the rehearsal if they plan to sing at the Revival Worship Service.  Thank you.




30 Days of Fasting
Prayer is the foundation of every revival. Please join us for a 30 day, 12 hour fast during the month of September in preparation for revival. The suggested start time is 6:00 A.M. and the end time is  6:00 P.M. However, please feel free to use the schedule that works best for you. Fasting can involve more than food and water.  Fasting (abstaining from) may involve anything that challenges our hearts love and loyalty to God.  Pray about it, commit yourself and then act.


Ministry Day
Ministry Day 2017 will be celebrated on Sunday, September 24th. All ministry leaders should begin to prepare to be a part of this celebration. If any ministry has a person that they would like to recognize for outstanding service please complete a recognition form today. Brother Percy Hughes, and Sister Christina Huerta are providing leadership for this celebration. Thank you for your cooperation.

Urban Partners Senior Choir 


It's that time again seniors for the Urban Partners Sr. Choir Concert. Persons 55+ are welcome to participate. Rehearsals are held at 6:00 p.m. at Mt. Olivet. The concert will take place at Mt. Olivet on September 24th. at 5:00 p.m. A free will offering will be received. For more information please call Reverend Florence Conover. 



Fitness Classes
Fitness classes are back at Mt. Olivet and there is something for everyone.  Classes will be held Monday and Thursday at 5:30 p.m. -6:15 p.m. and Saturday at 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.


The 6 week program runs Monday Sept 18th –Saturday Oct 28th. The cost is $3.00 per class and must be paid up front. Please register by Friday, September 15th and make checks payable to PUSH. To register or for more information please contact Loretta Bush at


Church Directory 
The church directory is ready for pickup for members who were photographed by or submitted a picture to Lifetouch. Please pick your directory up in Fellowship Hall after worship. 


The committee would like to thank our church family for your participation and your patience. To the many members who filled in and helped when the project became a little more than the committee could handle, we say THANK YOU, it couldn’t be done without you.


Praise Team  
If you are interested in joining the 1st & 3rd Sunday praise team ministry, we would love to have you! If interested and led by the Spirit, please contact Bishop Kemp at 651-243-0061 or Thank You.

For an updated list of activities, meetings, and events for the Youth Ministries, please click here.