May
31
May 31
Wednesday 10:00 AM
Minneapolis: Main Sanctuary- Minneapolis Campus
Jun
04
June 04
Sunday 9:00 AM
The Day of Pentecost/Volunteer Sunday
~Sermon: Pastor Bakken
~Music: University Avenue Brass Band
~Communion: 8:30am
~Sunday Church School: resumes in fall
~The Way: resumes in fall
~Nursery: 9 & 10am
West: Sanctuary
Jun
04
June 04
Sunday 9:00 AM
Day of Pentecost / Volunteer Sunday
~Sermon: Pastor Michael Cooper-White
~Music: Monroe Crossing Bluegrass Band
~Communion: 8:30am
~Sunday Church School: resumes in fall
~The Way: resumes in fall
~Nursery: 9,10

Named in honor of Bill Monroe, "The Father of Bluegrass Music," Monroe Crossing dazzles audiences with an electrifying blend of classic bluegrass, bluegrass gospel, and heartfelt originals. Their superb musicianship and on-stage rapport have entertained audiences across the United States, Canada and Europe.
Minneapolis: Main Sanctuary- Minneapolis Campus
Jun
07
June 07
Wednesday 10:00 AM
Minneapolis: Main Sanctuary Altar Area - Minneapolis
Jun
11
June 11
Sunday 9:00 AM
The Holy Trinity
~Sermon: Pastor Cornils
~Music: Sarah Weibel, soprano
~Communion: during 9 & 10am services
~Sunday Church School: resumes in fall
~The Way: resumes in fall
~Nursery: 9 & 10am
West: Sanctuary
Jun
11
June 11
Sunday 9:00 AM
The Holy Trinity
~Sermon: Pastor
~Music: Brian Ohnsorg, tenor
~Communion: 8:30am
~Sunday Church School: resumes in fall
~The Way: resumes in fall
~Nursery: 9,10

Brian Ohnsorg, tenor, is a Mount Olivet member and serves as the assistant conductor of the Mount Olivet Senior Choir. Brian has sung with professional ensembles such as The Minnesota Chorale, VocalEssence Ensemble Singers, the Minnesota Bach Society and the Oregon Bach Festival Chorus. His recent solo engagements have included Bach's St. John's Passion with the Leipzig Baroque Orchestra, Dubois' Seven Last Words at Mount Olivet, Mozart's Requiem with the St. Olaf Choirs and Mendelssohn's Lobgesange with the Southwest MN Chorale. In addition to his work as a musician at Mount Olivet, Brian has had a distinguished career as a high school choral director and began a new position at Farmington High School this fall. Brian holds a Bachelor of Arts in Music Education from Gustavus Adolphus College and a Master of Music in Vocal Performance from the University of Minnesota.
Minneapolis: Main Sanctuary- Minneapolis Campus
Jun
14
June 14
Wednesday 10:00 AM
Minneapolis: Main Sanctuary Altar Area - Minneapolis
Jun
18
June 18
Sunday 9:00 AM
The Second Sunday in Pentecost
~Sermon: Pastor Bakken
~Music: Julie Johnson, flute
~Communion: 8:30am
~Sunday Church School: resumes in fall
~The Way: resumes in fall
~Nursery: 9 & 10am
West: Sanctuary
Jun
18
June 18
Sunday 9:00 AM
2nd Sunday after Pentecost / Summer Communion Sunday
~Sermon: Pastor
~Music: Justin Staebell, baritone
~Communion: ALL SERVICES
~Sunday Church School: resumes in fall
~The Way: resumes in fall
~Nursery: 9,10

Baritone Justin Staebell is a Mount Olivet member and frequent soloist. He has been seen on the concert stage performing as a baritone soloist for the Brahms Requiem, Duruflé Requiem, Mozart Requiem, St. John Passion and Bach Magnificat and has worked with the Arizona Opera company as well as the Minnesota Opera and Center City Opera. He is a two-time recipient of the Metropolitan Opera Auditions Four City District Encouragement Award. Justin earned a Bachelors of Vocal Performance from the State University of New York at Fredonia and a Master of Music degree in Opera Performance at Arizona State University.
Minneapolis: Main Sanctuary- Minneapolis Campus
Jun
21
June 21
Wednesday 10:00 AM
Minneapolis: Main Sanctuary Altar Area - Minneapolis

Book Discussions

Parents Share -- Sharing: Is It Overrated or Misunderstood?


MPLS - Wed, April 5 through May 3, 9:30-11am, Room 394-96

 PARENTING TOPICS THAT YOU WANT TO EXPLORE. Wed 9:30-11am, April 5—May 3, Mpls, Cost: $5. Join other wonderful parents and Marilyn Sharpe, parent educator, Mount Olivet member, and 39-year facilitator of Parents Share for five weeks of learning about topics in parenting that YOU want to know about. Come to the first session ready to identify one or two topics you’d like to explore. Marilyn will kick it off with "Sharing: Is It Overrated or Misunderstood?" You are promised an engaging five weeks, celebrating what you already do well, refining your parenting techniques, learning more strategies and ideas on how to raise the children God has entrusted to your care, and receiving support for the challenges and joys of being a family. Note: Class will be in Room 394-96 April 5—26 & in the Lounge May 3.

 
 

Evening Library Book Club

MPLS - 2nd Wednesdays, 7pm, Lounge.

Mary Slinde invites you to join her and other avid readers for stimulating discussion of a wide variety of books.  Note: September meeting is at Vicki Peterson’s (612-374-1304), 5250 Penn Ave S, Mpls, MN.

May 10 - Lilac Girls  by Martha Kelley
June 14 - Dewey - The Small Town Library Cat Who Touched the World  by Vicki Myron

 

Mid-day Book Club

3rd Tuesdays, 11:30am-1pm, Room 457

Bring a lunch and join Mount Olivet librarian Chelle Urabe and others for lively discussion on a variety of books. Contact Chelle (micheleu@mtolivet.org / 612.767.2266) if you plan to attend. Bring a friend--all are welcome!

May 16 – Dinner with Edward  by Isabel Vincent
June 20  – The Little Paris Bookshop  by Nina George
July  18 – Evicted  by Matthew Desmond
August 15 – The Husband’s Secret  by Liane Moriarty
September 19  – Mrs. Sinclair’s Suitcase  by Louise Walters
October 17  – Go Set a Watchman  by Harper Lee
November  21 – A Man Called Ove  by Fredrik Backman
December  19 – 84 Charing Cross Road  by Helene Hanff