Common Questions

Q: What kind of church is Mt. Olive Baptist Church?  

Mt. Olive Baptist Church is a Southern Baptist, Bible believing, Bible teaching, Bible practicing Church, where Jesus is Lord and Everybody is Somebody.


Q: What time do the worship services begin?

We have two services on Sundays, 8:00AM and 11AM. Sunday services last 1 ½ hours. Sunday School is held at 9:45AM, following 8AM service. On Wednesdays, Bible Study is held at Noon and 6:30PM; Prayer is at 6:00.


Q: What Should I Wear?

Dress comfortably. Some people dress up, some wear casual clothes. Don’t worry about what you wear. Come as you are!


Q: Where Do I Park?

Plenty of space is reserved for guests. The Parking Team can direct you if needed.


Q: Is there Childcare Provided?

We do offer childcare for children ages 3 years – 17 years during service times. Quality care and children’s Bible teaching is available in a safe and secure environment with clean, safe, and staffed with loving workers. Your child’s safety is a top priority. Mt. Olive has a check in system for children during all Youth Ministry activities.


Q: What are your office hours?

Our office hours are Monday – Friday, 8AM to 5:30PM, we are closed daily for lunch from Noon – 1PM.


Q: How do I sign-up for Baptism and/or Baby Dedications?

For baptism and/or baby dedication times and scheduling, please contact the Executive Assistant at (601) 582-3475.


Q: Who should I contact if I want to rent space and/or the facility?

Contact the Executive Assistant at (601) 582-3475.


Q: Who should I contact to schedule a wedding?

For weddings, please contact the Executive Assistant at (601) 582-3475.


Q: How do I contact a staff member?

Please review the staff listing (create a link under staff listing which takes viewer to the directory) to help you in contacting anyone on staff. You can always call our main number for immediate assistance (601) 582-3475.


Q: Do you offer Counseling?

Yes, we have licensed therapist on staff. For more information, please contact Willie Pearl McCullum at (601) 582-3475.


Q: How do I become a member?

During or immediately following any service, ask anyone on Hospitality (red badges) to show you to the Visitor’s Room. There you can join church.


Q: How do I find my way around the campus?

Here at Mt. Olive, we have hospitality servants available at all entrances and the kiosk desk to assist and direct you.


Q: How do I get involved?

At the kiosk desk you can find information on our small groups, events, and ministries. There you will be able to leave your contact information and the ministry you are interested in and you will receive a follow-up call during the upcoming week from the ministry leader.

You can also contact the church office during the week. We offer a number of ministries to participate in and these groups/ministries provide a place for you to serve, fellowship, and grow in Christ.


Q: How do I order a copy of the service?

CD’s and DVD’s of the services are available in the Gift Shop immediately following service. You can also order copies of older messages or series by visiting the Gift Shop during service and office hours or visiting our online store. (provide a link here that takes viewer to store)