Mt. Olive Youth
2019 Mission Trip

This past July, an intrepid group of our middle school and high school students headed to Houston for our annual mission trip. We spent the week being challenged and stepping out of our comfort zones as we followed Jesus’ command to love our neighbors.

We had the opportunity to serve through an organization called City | Service | Mission. They work with nonprofits in some of the largest cities in the United States. Banding together with others, our group experienced God working in some really cool ways.

We had the opportunity connect with people experiencing homelessness. One way we did this was walking the streets of downtown, talking to them as we learned more about what life is like for them. As we were doing this, we bought snacks to hand out and bless as many people as we could.

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Another way we served Houston was through a group working with kids in government housing. We spent time playing games and just hanging out with these kids. We met one teenager who was practically unstoppable at Connect4.

We also chopped vegetables, sorted food, and assembled meals for almost 10,000 people during our time at the Houston Food Bank, which is the largest food bank in the United States!

We had an awesome week in Houston and saw God working in amazing ways.

Friendships were formed and strengthened. We are so thankful for the opportunity to live out faith, and we cannot wait until next year! Maybe you can plan on joining us next year!! It’s a different project every year!!

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Mt. Olive

10408 Hwy 290 West
Austin, Texas 78736
(512) 288-2370

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Aug
25
Sun
2019
8:00 am Traditional Worship Service
Traditional Worship Service
Aug 25 @ 8:00 am – 9:15 am
Traditional Worship Service
Our traditional service includes chanted liturgy and traditional hymns. The Lutheran Service Book is the guide for this service. Holy Communion is celebrated on the 1st and 3rd Sundays during the 8:00am service. The entire[...]
9:15 am Education Hour & Sunday School
Education Hour & Sunday School
Aug 25 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Education Hour & Sunday School
Children ages 3 years to high school can attend Sunday School Tweens 5th & 6th grade All classes located in the Preschool wing 4 year olds can start attending KREW [Kid’s Really Experiencing Worship] during[...]
9:15 am Youth Group – High School and Jr...
Youth Group – High School and Jr...
Aug 25 @ 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Youth Group - High School and Jr. High
Come join us on Sunday mornings at 9:15 in the Youth Room for separate interactive Bible studies for Jr. High and High School.
10:30 am Contemporary Worship Service
Contemporary Worship Service
Aug 25 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Contemporary Worship Service
The contemporary service includes both spoken liturgy as well as songs of praise and worship. The liturgy and songs are displayed on the two large screens in the front of the sanctuary. Our Praise Team,[...]
5:30 pm Refuge
Refuge
Aug 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Refuge
 
Aug
27
Tue
2019
6:00 pm Book Club
Book Club
Aug 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Book Club
Meets on the 4th Tuesdays at 6:00pm at an offsite location. New book each month. See https://mtoliveaustin.org/small-groups/ for book list. For location information, please see weekly Olive Branch for updates, or contact the Coordinator, Donna[...]
Sep
1
Sun
2019
8:00 am Traditional Worship Service
Traditional Worship Service
Sep 1 @ 8:00 am – 9:15 am
Traditional Worship Service
Our traditional service includes chanted liturgy and traditional hymns. The Lutheran Service Book is the guide for this service. Holy Communion is celebrated on the 1st and 3rd Sundays during the 8:00am service. The entire[...]
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Mt. Olive

10408 Hwy 290 West
Austin, Texas 78736
(512) 288-2370

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