This Sunday is Pentecost, the birthday of the church, the occasion of the descent of the Holy Spirit upon the Apostles and the other followers of Jesus Christ as described in the Act of the Apostles 2:1-31. To celebrate and recognize this special day in the life of the Church, all are encouraged and invited to wear RED.
This Sunday afternoon we will also hosting our annual Strawberry Festival beginning at 4pm. The theme of this year’s event is “Singing the Faith: Hymns Old and New.” Chigger Ridge Bluegrass band and all the music ensembles of Mt Olive will be sharing music. The event will be followed by a reception in Heritage Hall of fresh strawberry desserts. This is a free event. ALL ARE INVITED!!
Sunday, May 15
8:30a Worship with Holy Communion
9:45a Sunday School
10:45a Worship with Holy Communion
4:00p Strawberry Festival and Reception
6:00p Church Council Meeting
(There will not be a 5:00p Evening Prayer Service due to the Strawberry Festival)
Next Sunday May 22 “Honoring our Children and Youth Sunday”
Churchwide Picnic following the 10:45a Service. Please bring a side dish and/or dessert to share. Hot dogs and Hamburgers will be provided.
Have a wonderful day!!