Mt. Olivet E-News

March 2020


 Deacons for the month of March 

The Deacon and Deaconess for the month of March are Brother Bill Frelix and Sister Jeannine Butler-Draper. If you need assistance, please feel free to contact either Deacon Frelix or Deaconess Butler-Draper.


41st Annual Senior Health Fair & Love Feast 
The Minnesota State Baptist Convention Women's Auxiliary will host the Annual Senior Health Fair and Love Feast on Saturday, March 7th at 10 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. The Mt. Olivet Baptist Church will host this event. All Seniors age 55+ are invited!

Daylight Savings Time Begins
Daylight savings time begins March 8th. Don’t forget to change your clocks.

St. Paul Black Ministerial African American History Program
The St. Paul Black Ministerial Alliance will host its annual celebration of Black History on March 8th at New Hope Baptist Church (712 Burr St., St.Pl). The worship will begin at 4:00 p.m. Plan to attend and bring a friend to help worship and praise our great God!

Men’s Ministry Meeting
The Men’s Ministry will meet on March 13, 2020 at 7:00 pm. Dinner will be at 6:00 pm. The theme for the event is New Year, Same GOD, Ever-Changing You. All men are encouraged to come out and fellowship and have a great time in the lord. If you have any questions, please see Jermaine Thomas, or Deacon Michael Reeves.


Food Shelf Collections
The Food Shelf Ministry will collect can goods on March 15th. Please leave your gift in the bins located in the Atrium. Thank you for sharing!

Minnesota State Baptist Congress
The Minnesota State Baptist Congress will meet Sunday, March 15th through Friday, March 20th. Seminars and classes will begin on Monday, March 16th at 6:30 P.M. and end at 8:30 P.M. each night. Vesper Services will begin at 6:00 P.M. There will be no activities at Mt. Olivet during this week.

Trustee Meeting

The Trustees will meet on Saturday, March 21st at 9:30 A.M. All trustees are asked to be present and on time.

98th Church Anniversary 

Come and Celebrate our 98th Church Anniversary on Sunday, March 22nd. All members are encouraged to invite family and friends to share with us as we mark another year of ministry and service. Dr. R. Neal Siler of the First Shiloh Baptist Church in Mechanicsville, VA will be our guest. Join us as we "March Toward 100."

Worship Schedule Change
On March 29th the Mt. Olivet Church have one worship service. Sunday school will begin at 8:30 a.m. and worship will begin at 9:45 a.m. Please make this change to your calendar and plan to be present.

Late Offering Envelopes
Offering envelopes received after the 10:45 offering has been collected will be deposited the following week. Thank you. 

Contribution Statements
In order to provide each member with a proper accounting of their giving it is necessary that you print your full name on the envelope and the amount. Please write legibly and do not use initials or nick names. Thank you.

Givelify Contribution Statements
Givelify contribution statements are available in the main office. If you used Givelify in 2019 to present your gift to the church, please stop by the office after worship to get your statement.

Building Use
If you desire to schedule a meeting at the Mt. Olivet Church please contact the church office for approval before scheduling the meeting. Without prior notice, access to the building and the resources of the church cannot be guaranteed and may be denied. Please help the church staff by scheduling your meeting at least two weeks in advance.