Mt. Olive Lutheran Church

A church for the WHOLE community! Santa Monica, CA
Mt. Olive Lutheran Church

Plan Your Visit

1343 Ocean Park Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90405

(310) 452-1116


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Who We Are

Mt. Olive is a Christian community in Santa Monica, California that welcomes you as you are to experience and know the grace and love of God, and empowers you to be God’s compassionate presence in the world. In all that we do—lively, artful, diverse worship; our acclaimed preschool and Christian education for all ages; professional music and arts programs for the community; partnering with social service providers in our neighborhood and around the globe; hosting recovery groups; caring about the sick, the elderly, the homebound and persons with disabilities; feeding the hungry and more—we seek to strengthen our relationship with God and help build beloved and healthy community here in Santa Monica/West LA and around the world. “By this everyone will know that you are my disciples,” Jesus said, “if you have love for one another.” Come join us, the people of Mt. Olive, as we do God’s work of love in the world.

About Us

Friendly, Casual, Traditional Liturgy, Progressive, Inclusive, Neighborhood-focused, Multigenerational

Social Justice, Faith and Work, Addiction/Recovery, Children's Ministry, Youth Group, Choir, Yoga/Meditation, Dance, Nursery, Adult Education, School, Community Service

Traditional Hymns, Contemporary, Passionate Reverent




English, German


Our Services

What are services like?
Worship at Mt. Olive is authentic, heartfelt, challenging, lively, peaceful, joyful and open to the voice of the Spirit.

What is the community like?
Mt. Olive is at the heart of the Sunset Park neighborhood of Santa Monica, California, a progressive and diverse community on the cutting edge of social and cultural innovation.

What if I'm not a Christian?
All people are welcome at Mt. Olive.

Leadership View all

Steve Fiechter

Steve Fiechter

Pastor Steve Fiechter currently serves as interim pastor at Mt. Olive

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