9th Motorheads Fall Road Tour: Veit Automotive Foundation Museum

Su 10/1 Begins with 11am Worship at West Campus. After church, we’ll enjoy a Qdoba lunch in Gronseth Fellowship Hall and then join fellow Motorheads for a leisurely fall drive (led by Steve Flaten) to Veit Automotive Foundation Museum in Buffalo, MN. This tour is best enjoyed in a classic car, hot rod, sports car, or convertible, but all vehicles are welcome. Your return trip is on your own. $12.50 for lunch. Admission to Veit is free, but donations are appreciated. Registration required by 9/24


MOHA Fall Fest

Sa 10/7 9am-1pm, Mount Olivet Careview Home, 5517 Lyndale Ave S. Sponsored by the Mount Olivet Homes’ Auxiliary, this event will feature music by Bob Coates & Friends, Peter Stratmoen taking Christmas photos (call Heidi 612.821.3490 for an appointment by 10/2), the wonderful gift shop, yummy bake sale, and festivities throughout the Home.



Th 10/26 5pm, Golden Valley Country Club. Join us for a fun evening featuring live entertainment, a yummy plated dinner, silent and live auctions, games of chance, and more. Attire is “dressy casual.” Tickets purchased by 10/15 are $95pp. After 10/15 tickets are $105pp. RSVP online or by calling Katie Shepherd 612.767.2256.


Faith-Centered Yoga Classes

If you are looking for a way to mindfully move, breathe, and be with God, try one (or more!) of our different faith-centered yoga classes at Mount Olivet.  

Prayerful Yoga Mpls Rm 482-86. This class emphasizes synergies between our Christian faith and yoga principles. Through biblical devotions and guided yoga practice, Liz Otteson and Rachel Kamin help answer the question, “How can my yoga practice enrich my walk with Christ?” $10.   

Su 10/1 6:30-8:30pm: Practice Yin Yoga as a means to “Be still and know that I am God.”
Su 1/21 6:30-8:30pm: Explore Yoga Nidra as a path to praying boldly and confidently.
Su 4/15 6:30-8:30pm: Tap into fruit of the Holy Spirit – like peace, love, joy, and self-control – as we learn to open our inner healing centers.  

Candlelight Yoga offers a blissful 90 minutes of yoga, relaxation, and visualization to center our minds in the midst of life’s busyness. Professional instructors and Mount Olivet members lead the introductory meditation and yoga sessions at the West Campus two Sunday evenings a year. Cost: $5. Watch the Messenger or www.mtolivet.org for future dates.  

Chair Holy Yoga M&W 12:15-1:15pm Mpls Gym. Provides a great physical and spiritual boost to your day, while not requiring you to get down and up from the floor. This class is taught by certified instructors. Cost: $5 paid to instructor at time of class.
No registration.



Guatemala Informational Meeting Tu 9/19 7:30-8:30pm, Mpls Lounge. Attend an inspiring informational meeting about our upcoming mission trip to Guatemala in March 2018. Questions: Pastor Bakken 952.767.1505 drewb@mtolivet.org.
Note: Mission Jamaica will not take place in 2018.
Friends Forever (50yrs+) “Come to the Castle”
10/1-10/2. We will be taking a bus trip to Wartburg Seminary in Dubuque, IA and staying at the DeSoto Hotel in Galena, IL. Contact Dawn Dahlberg 952.361.5593 dahlberg.da51@gmailcom for registration form.


Blood Drive

Su 10/8 9am-1pm, Mpls Campus. Did you know that 1 out of 3 people need blood in their lifetime? We hope you will consider this lifesaving gift and enjoy the food and fellowship along with it – since the Blood Drive is the same day as Food Truck Sunday! Register: mbc.org/searchdrives (sponsor code 0313). Details needed for registration include name, DOB, email, phone, and blood type (if possible). Questions: Andrea Brown 612.767.2209 andreab@mtolivet.org.