Help Wanted: Can you help?

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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.

VOLUNTEERS & Helpers wanted now

Sunday School

Poster showing a woman looking at the Bible with the words "Teachers Needed"Sun­day School builds up our chil­dren! We need vol­un­teers to pre­pare and teach a les­son for the Sun­day School chil­dren. Sec­ond­ly, the qual­i­ty of our Sun­day School oppor­tu­ni­ties for chil­dren depends on vol­un­teers. Final­ly, it fol­lows that such pro­grams attract fam­i­lies to our church so you can help spread the gospel by vol­un­teer­ing.

Please see Col­lette or Janis B. if you are inter­est­ed in help­ing with this crit­i­cal min­istry.

Hands picking up money and envelopes from plate and the words "OFFERING COUNTERS"Counters

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 cru­cial min­istry, please see Nan­cy F. or Mal K.

Lawn Irrigation and Flower Bed Maintenance

Man and woman with a rake in front of a church building

Help Needed


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

Help Preschool!

Pas­ta for Par­ents: We are search­ing for a few peo­ple who would be inter­est­ed in help­ing with this amaz­ing Preschool Event. If you can help with this event, please con­tact Pat­ty B. Con­tact the office to help the Preschool in oth­er ways. 

Photo of colorful sea creature sculptures made by the preschool children.
Pas­ta for Par­ents table dec­o­ra­tions were made by the chil­dren.

Writers and Photographers — Content Providers

Poster showing a drawing of a camera and the words "Photographers Needed"

The church web­site needs pho­tographs and sto­ries for qual­i­ty arti­cles at Your phone will take great pic­tures and writ­ing a para­graph about your min­istry takes only a few min­utes.


The inter­net is so obvi­ous­ly a key avenue for reach­ing out to oth­ers that every­one under­stands its impor­tance nowa­days.  Please help reach oth­ers inside and out­side our church: Shar­ing a few of your pho­tos for the church’s web site and write a few lines to let peo­ple know about activ­i­ties and oppor­tu­ni­ties that are avail­able.


Please help! Invite and encour­age par­tic­i­pa­tion in church min­istries or activ­i­ties by writ­ing a brief sto­ry about any church activ­i­ty or min­istry.

Con­tact: Ter­ry Forti­er 509–966-8482/

Other Opportunities

Poster that shows a man ready to work and the words "We Need Your Help"

Often, even when there is no list­ing for a spe­cif­ic posi­tion, our church still needs your help. Enrich your own life by help­ing oth­ers. 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


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Poster showing simple drawings of people with mouths open holding music books and the words "Voices Needed"


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