1601 South 13th Road · Arlington, VA 22204

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Spiritual Growth

The mission of the Christian Education Ministry is to:

Promote God-centered learning and understanding which will provide a solid foundation in the Christian faith;
Facilitate Christian formation through age-appropriate educational opportunities; and
Provide the larger goal of personal growth and development.

The ministries which work toward these ends are:

Bible Study – Offering topical and biblical studies for adults on a weekly basis.  Bible Study is available on Wednesday evening at 7:00 p.m. via all Mount Olive Baptist Church Social Media platforms.  (Facebook Live, YouTube, Livestreaming from the church website) 

Sunday School – held weekly following the 9:30 a.m. worship service.  Our adult classes are held in a hybrid format; in-person and via Zoom. Our youth classes are held in person beginning at 9:30 a.m.  along with our Youth Worship Service.  Sunday School provides biblical and topical studies for Kindergarten through Adult

New Members Ministry - Seeks to help new members to become acclimated to Mt Olive and to find their place in this ministry.  New Member Classes are available on 2nd – 4th Sundays at 9:30 a.m. for those new to the Christian faith, the Baptist denomination or to the Mt Olive Church family. 

Vacation Bible School (VBS) – This annual week long intensive is designed to teach biblical principles in a fun interactive setting.  VBS includes teaching, crafts, music and classes offered during the evenings with dinner so that the entire family can participate.

Nursery – Gives care and nurture during worship services and other church events to infants through pre-kindergarten children.  Specially trained staff teach biblical principles using age-appropriate resources while assuring the safety of our youngest members.   

Resource Library – Provides theologically sound resources and tools to assist members, clergy and guests of Mount Olive to grow in knowledge and wisdom as part of their faith journey. 

Education Ministry – Promotes higher education by offering financial scholarships to high school graduating seniors and continuing college students who are attending institutions of higher education; developing college visits and organizing college fairs to inform students and parents of opportunities for higher education; and Promoting excellence in education through the quarterly Pastor’s Honor Roll and annual Graduation Recognition services.   


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Mount Olive Baptist Church

1601 South 13th Road
Arlington, VA 22204