TWO SUMMER WORSHIP SERVICES!  Thru Labor Day weekend, you are welcome to join us for our summer worship services & Holy Communion:  8 and 9:30 a.m. Worship (no education hour during the summer).    

 

CARE NEEDS:  During Pastor Scot’s Sabbatical, if you are hospitalized, have other care needs, and would like a visit from our Care Team, please contact Debbie in the church office or Cindy Dobberke.

 

AFFIRMATION OF BAPTISM (AoB) PROGRAM:  All AoB parents (6th through 8th grade) are invited to an introduction to our Affirmation of Baptism program. Two sessions will be held:  August 12th at 10:30 a.m. OR August 14th at 6:30 p.m.  

 

BIBLE STUDY OPPORTUNITY:  Our Gather study group will meet at Mount Olive on Tuesday, August 14th, 9:30 a.m.  Please contact Cindy Dobberke at cindy.dobberke@mountolive-elca.net or Glenna Gunderson with questions.

 

DON’T MUNCH ALONE BUNCH (DMAB)…meets next on August 14th, at 11:30 a.m. at Chen’s Kitchen.  We invite any and all to join us for food/fellowship.  Questions…please contact Glenna Gunderson.

 

HEALING THRU GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP…meets on Thursday, August 16th, 6:30 p.m., at Betty Hinkelman’s for a potluck.  We are a group welcoming all who need a healthy place to grieve, share, & recognize that you are not alone in this struggle.

 

G.M.O.O. IS COMING (Greater Mount Olive Open Golf Outing):  Please join us on Sunday, August 26th, at 11:30 a.m., for a shotgun start/scotch doubles (your partner cannot be your spouse), 9 holes at Lake Beulah Country Club on Hwy. J in East Troy.  The cost is $32 per person, which includes a cart and lunch @ 2 p.m.  There is a lunch only option for $17 per person.  Lunch menu includes cold sandwiches and salads.  Sixteen motorized carts are available.  All prices include tax and tip.  Please sign up and prepay to the Church Office.  Sign-up sheet on the bulletin board across from Pastor’s office.  Contact Duane Thornton with questions.  Hope to you see you there!

 

WANTED:  A few good men, women, youth, families to be part of the Altar Guild.  Responsibilities include about one hour on a Friday or Saturday to set up for Sunday worship, then maybe half an hour or so to clean up after worship.  Only 6-8 weekends per year required!  If this is something you might be interested in doing, or want to know more, contact Eva Schindhelm.  Thank you!

 

LECTIO DIVINA:  Every 2nd and 4th Monday from 11 a.m. – 12 noon.  Come pray together using the method of Lectio Divina.  If you are interested but not able to come during these times, please contact Betty Hinkelman.  Meeting next on Monday, August 6th

 

SIMPLY GIVING:  Consider using Simply Giving to automate your support of Mount Olive’s ministries.  Simply Giving™ is an automated plan for church members to offer their first fruits to God.   For those who would like to sign up for Simply Giving, we now make this option available from our church homepage:  www.mountolive-elca.net.  Those already on Simply Giving can make changes to their scheduled giving plan.  Thank you for your consideration.