|Mount Olive Baptist Church
2015 Mount Olive Baptist Church. All Rights Reserved.
In 2016, Mount Olive Baptist Church lead by Pastor Melvin
existence and service. Numerous celebratory events were
held including the following:
- August 20: CELEBRATION PICNIC, attendees wore their
Sesquicentennial light gray polo shirt.
- Fifth Sundays: DAY OF PRAYER commemorating the
- November 12: ANNIVERSARY BANQUET at Prince Hall
Grand Lodge, Riverdale, GA.
- November 27: ANNIVERSARY PROGRAM culminating
the historical sesquicentennial celebration
Established in 1866, Mt. Olive had its beginning in a one room
facility sitting on land awarded to them by former slave owners.
The church also served as the schoolhouse for children of
former slaves. Despite humble beginnings, God continues to
bless. Through the years, numerous renovations' projects
were realized to include two new sanctuaries built in 1989
Mt. Olive maintains a solid membership base and prides itself
on strong bible based teaching and learning programs that
foster continuous spiritual growth. In keeping with the church's
theme, "Moving the Ministry Forward in 2016," the church is
actively engaged in several outreach ministries in Fayette
county as well as the metropolitan area to include but not
limited to: Summer "Escape“ Camp, Gospel Under the Stars,
feeding the homeless, fellowship activities at local nursing
homes, and Vacation Bible School.
Date: Nov 27, 2016
Scripture: Hebrews 12:1; Revelation 7: 13-15
Topic: These are They
|150th Anniversary Program