Discover what Olive Tree has to offer and ways you can get involved. Each of our ministries seeks to fulfill the mission of the Olive Tree as they serve in their various capacities.If you see a ministry that you want to get involved in or would like more information, please contact the office.
Audio Visual Ministry - Supports our worship experience and the preaching of God's word by providing high quality sound, visual support, and digital recording during our weekly and holiday worship services.
Education Ministry - Encourages biblical discipleship among Olives of all ages by providing practical helps to parents as they disciple their children, overseeing Scripture-centric instruction in our Children's Worship, and Shabbat School ministries.
Facilities Management Team - Seeks to identify and prioritize ways to responsibly steward the property that God has graciously provided, for His glory.
Follow-up and Outreach - Promotes the growth of the congregation by sharing the good news of Messiah, explaining Olive Tree's unique mission, and encouraging all to take the next step in what God is doing in their lives by visiting those who are new to the congregation, and by promoting congregational outreach events.
Greeters/Ushers - Promotes a worshipful and welcoming atmosphere in our worship services by welcoming everyone, especially those who are visiting for the first time, and overseeing the preparation and serving of our monthly Nizkor (the Lord's supper) celebration.
Hospitality - Builds community and provides a setting for kesher (connection, deepening relationships) through organizing high quality monthly and holiday onegs (fellowship meals).
Havurot - Small group fellowships, meeting in various homes, focused on fostering spiritual growth through committed relationships centered around application-oriented inductive Bible study, prayer and mutual encouragement and accountability. Learn more here .
Library - Promotes discipleship and a deepening knowledge of God and His Word by stocking and maintaining a free resource center, providing practical, theologically sound printed, video, and audio materials for all ages.
Missions - Extends OTC's mission beyond our own community by supporting missionaries who are reaching out to Jewish and Gentiles people throughout the world by providing financial support, and by promoting prayer for and personal involvement in short and long term missions opportunities.
Olive Tree's Schlichim (sent ones)
Men's and Women's Ministries - Promote the spiritual growth of men and women in their God-given roles and responsibilities as disciples of Messiah, spouses, parents, and co-laborers in the gospel through Bible study, prayer, and mutually encouraging relationships.
Music Ministry - Promotes the worship of God by leading the congregation in joyful, reverent, and culturally meaningful song, prayer, and Messianic Jewish liturgy.
Nursery Ministry - Supports young families during worship services and Shabbat School by providing a safe and spiritually nurturing place for infants through 3 year-olds to play and learn about Messiah Yeshua through age appropriate activities.
Prayer Ministry - Encourages and facilitates corporate prayer and worship.
Sanctuary Servants - Promote a physical environment conducive to worship by preparing the sanctuary for Shabbat and holiday worship services, as well as for special events.
Sign Language Ministry - Serves the deaf community with sign language interpreters to clearly communicate the Gospel at our weekly services and special events.
Special Events Teams - Provide opportunities for worship, instruction, outreach, or fellowship through special events such as our Passover Seder or Purim Carnival.