Youth Programs and Ministry - 5th-6th Grade

Mount Olivet Church offers a variety of programs for children and youth of all ages.  If you have questions regarding youth ministry, please contact a member of the youth ministry team or call the church office at 612.926.7651 for additional information regarding programs at either of our campus locations.

The Way

In 5th grade, students advance into The Way – a unique Sunday morning spiritual adventure designed just for them – focusing on topics that relate to the important and changing pre-teen years.  Classes are filled on a first-come, first-served basis, all room assignments will be mailed the end of August.

Click here for more about The Way, class times and contact information.

Joyful Noise! - Orff Ensemble

An instrumental ensemble of xylophones, glockenspiels, metallophones, and rhythm instruments. During class time, the children, grades 4th through 6th, will learn to play the various instruments while singing, moving, playing, improvising, and composing.

Joy Bells

Joy Bells is a handbell ensemble experience for 4th through 6th graders. Rhythmic and musical skills are learned and enhanced in this special instrumental group. Some previous musical knowledge is preferred but not necessary. The ensemble performs in worship services throughout the year and plays an important role in the yearly Christmas Concert.

Click here for Instrumental Ensemble class times and contact information.


Chapel Choir

A choir for the intermediate age singer.  4th through 6th graders use their musical knowledge to begin part-singing as well as explore the use of "hands on" instrumental accompaniments.  These advanced choristers will utilize their musical gifts in a variety of different ways through the choir year!

Click here for information on Chapel Choir Minneapolis
Click here for information on Chapel Choir West


April 27
April 27
Sunday 3:00 PM
This is a special service for all 6th graders and their family members to celebrate the sacrament of first communion with their church family. The 6th grade students who are recieving 1st communion should be in the fellowship hall of the Minneapolis Campus at 1:30pm to check in and line up. You must complete First Communion instruction in order to have your name in the bulletin for the service.
Main Sanctuary- Minneapolis Campus