Music is an important part of worship and congregational life at Olivet. There are a number of possibilities for involvement, no matter what your age. Our groups are led by a team of outstanding directors. If you are interested in joining any of our music groups, please visit with Olivet's Music Director, Marlys Herring at (701) 235-6603.

Olivet Choir

Wednesdays at 7 p.m., September-May

This choir is open to all singers. The choir sings on Sundays at 8:30 a.m. worship services and at festival services.

Joy & Cherub Choirs

Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m., September-May

For children who would like more singing opportunities in addition to Sunday/Wednesday school music. Cherub Choir is for those in K-3rd grade and Joy Choir is for 4th-8th graders. Cherub & Joy choirs practice weekly and sing in multiple worship services throughout the year.

Olivet Orchestra & Brass Ensemble


Olivet's orchestra and brass ensemble play throughout the year at special services. The orchestra leads the 4:30 p.m. Christmas Eve worship service each year.

Olivet handbell Choir

Tuesdays at 5:15 p.m., September-May

The handbell choir rehearses weekly and rings once a month, usually at both Sunday worship services and at festival services throughout the year.

Celebrate! Worship Band

Sundays at 10:30 a.m.

The Celebrate! Worship Band is Olivet's contemporary worship band that places each Sunday at 10:30 a.m. worship service. The band is always looking for interested people to get involved with the worship team. Open for all ages, singers or instrumentalists.

Flute Groups


Our flute ensemble performs 3-4 times per year during worship services. Other opportunities for flute players available throughout the year as well.