Help Wanted: We Want YOU!

Ministry Opportunities

Mount Olive Lutheran Church is looking for several people to help with some crucial ministries where there is God’s work to be done. So, if you feel you could help, please let someone know what you are willing to do.


Live Streaming Worship Services:

Mount Olive is adapting to these changing times by beginning an online, live-streaming worship service. If you have the time and talents to help us make our live stream a success, please reach out to Joel and Becca Mailand –


MOMM: (Mt. Olive’s Multi Media)

We are looking for those who might be interested in setting up and running the power point presentation for our Sunday worship services.

If you are interested, please contact DylanTreece or the church office.


Heavensong – Worship & Praise Team:

We would love to have those of you who may have a special talent—playing an instrument or singing.

If you feel like you would be interested, please sign-up on the sheet in the Narthex with Name, Phone Number, and Email. Our team would love to visit with you.



We are looking for people who would be willing to help count the money and checks from the offering after worship services. If you are interested in helping with this ministry, please contact the church office.

Sunday School

Sunday School builds up our children! We need volunteers to prepare and teach a lesson for the Sunday School children. All curriculum is provided for you! Consider investing time in our children each week at church.

Please see Collette or one of our Sunday School teachers if you are interested in helping with this critical ministry.

Lawn Irrigation and Flower Bed Maintenance


We need people who are interested in helping with field irrigation this spring and summer. If you are interested please see or contact Larry or Linda Weyand 945-3732.

Flower bed workers

We need people to help maintain our flower beds (watering, weeding and dead heading).  Please contact Marilyn Hunter 966-3788 if you might be able to help keep up the appearance of our church.


Two women opening a bag on a table displaying a quilt.

Quilter Jo M. presents a quilt made by Mt. Olive quilters.

We make quilts that touch many lives. Our quilts are given to everybody who is baptized here at Mount Olive. We also send quilts to people around the world through foreign missions. And we provide quilts to the people at the local hospice facilities here in Yakima.

Mt Olive Sanctuary from above with multi-colored quilts on the backs of all the pewsThe Mt. Olive Quilters need helpers!!!  We make quilts for MANY non-profit organizations in Yakima plus others across the world.  We would love to have you join us.

Experience not Required

You don’t even need to be able to use a sewing machine to learn quilting. We meet in the quilter’s room from 10:00 AM on Wednesdays until noon. Please consider joining us.  We will train you in what to do.  We hope you will join us in this powerful ministry.A green quilt hangs on the wall behind a table with homemade desserts

Website writers and Photographers

The church website needs photographs and stories for quality articles at Please help! Invite and encourage participation in church ministries or activities by writing a brief story about any church activity or ministry, and submit a picture or two of your ministry group in action!

Contact: Joel Mailand –

Other Opportunities

Often, even when there is no listing for a specific position, our church still needs your help. Opportunities to contribute your time and talents are abundant. Please do not hesitate to offer to help where you see that it might be needed, or to propose a ministry that you want to help with. Please visit, call or write:

Mt. Olive Lutheran Church

7809 Tieton Dr.

Yakima, WA 98908