American Baptist Women
American Baptist Women meet the second Wednesday of each month to complete service projects.
Pastor Ken hosts a weekly Bible study on Thursday nights. Resources used have included the Ray Vander Laan That the World May Know series.
Sunday school classes also offer a good opportunity for Bible study.
On the second Saturday of each month, the Impact Ministry provides meals, visitation, prayer, and scripture reading to our shut-ins and those who are ill and need encouragement.
The men’s ministry hosts breakfasts that provide opportunities for fellowship. Participants also raise money and offer their time to support service projects for local families in need.
Olive Branch is blessed with many talented musicians.
- Adult Choir
- The adult choir sings from October through May. The choir meets for practice Wednesday night and Sunday morning (between Sunday school and church).
- Praise and Worship Team
- The Praise and Worship Team kicks off the worship service every Sunday with a mix of traditional and contemporary Christian music.
Other Local Ministries
We respond to the needs of the community as they arise.
Pastor’s Book Club Dinners
Pastor Ken hosts a quarterly book club, complete with dinner, discussion, and fellowship.
We believe in the power of prayer and meet regularly throughout the week for prayer.
Showering Blessing Ministry
The Showering Blessing Ministry is held on the third Saturday of each month, when we open the church doors to distribute clothing, toiletries, and other necessities to our neighbors in need in Smithton, Jacobs Creek, and Van Meter areas.
We host a VBS program for children one week each summer.