thanksgiving day baskets

The MZBC Missionary Ministry is excited and ready to feed the needy for Thanksgiving. We will give out 55 baskets this year. To meet this goal we need your help and donations. This Missionary’s are thanking you in advance for all you do. Below are important dates to follow, in order to help those that are in need for the holidays.

October 8th - November 18th We will except can goods and other items for the Thanksgiving Baskets. There will be boxes at all entry points of the Church.

November 4 We will begin taking names for the Baskets. Only one basket per household.

November 25th from 6 - 8:30 pm Thanksgiving Baskets can be picked up in the Multipurpose Room

Please direct all questions to the missionary ministry

men’s fellowship giving coats

This if for Mt. Zion Members ONLY. If you are in NEED of a coat, please contact the church office or see Deacon Wooten with name, gender, and size information. We want our Mt. Zion family to be blessed before we bless others in the community.

wear pink for breast cancer awareness

In honor of our cancer survivors, please wear something pink for the month of October on the 4th Sunday, October 27th. We will recognize our survivors.

pwcs election officers needed

Serving as a Prince William Election Officer is an important and can be challenging job. There are many rules and regulations that must be followed on Election Day. Election Officers conduct assigned duties at a polling site on Election Day. Duties can include issuing ballots to registered voters, registering voters, monitoring the voting equipment, explaining how to mark the ballot or use the voting equipment or counting votes. Some moderate lifting maybe required. Please visit the below site if you are interested in serving as a Prince William Election Officer.

ebill express system (online tithing)

The link is now live to pay your tithes and offering online! Below is the reference guide if you have any questions on how it works.



-Members & Friends -

We are requesting your assistance in keeping the reserved handicapped parking spaces located in the front of the church and the rear of the church cleared for those in need.  If your car does not have the identifiable handicap placards or decals then please refrain from parking in those spaces and/or moving the traffic cones.

Let's remain courteous and keep those spaces accessible for those in need.  Thank You.


mzbc has a notary

Mt. Zion Baptist Church now has a notary, Sis Jeanie Smiling (Finacial Secretary). If you need a notary she is available: 

Monday through Friday 8 am - 4 pm.


helping with Children's nursery ministry

We are looking for Saints to volunteer help for the Children's Nursery on Sundays. Must be ages 13 and up. For more information, contact Deaconess Marie Michael at 540-720-5977


ushers needed

Members interested in joining one of the best ministries here at Mt. Zion, come out in September to the Sr. Ushers Ministry Meeting and be a part of the face of MZBC. We line the doors of the sanctuary with smiles from the Grace of God and you will smile too! Come join us. No experience necessary. See Deacon Rick Taylor or Trustee Ronald Jackson soon!


barefoot sunday

We have partnered with Soles4Souls to help collect new and gently used shoes for the 900 million people living in extreme poverty around the world. You can make a difference by going barefoot with us and bringing shoes to donate!

Date of Event:

4th Sunday of EVERY MONTH 

Service Times:

Before and After 10:00 Church Services

Shoe Bins will be located in the Multipurpose Room

Security ministry MEMBERS needed

The Security Ministry is looking for a few good Men or Women to join their ministry. Security is a very vital instrument that works hard to support the safety of everyone at this Branch of Zion. If you are interested please contact:

Deacon Iris Thompson: 703-232-4058

Trustee Kevin Todd: 540-659-7004

reminder: the nursery is open every sunday

We have trained and qualified staff in place to take care of your babies, if you have any questions please see: Deaconess Maria Michael

Dr. Anthony Michael Chandler and Taleshia L. Chandler, PH.D.’s book

Blessed with a Burden by Dr. Anthony Michael Chandler - $15

Sparkling Through Adversity by Taleshia L. Chandler - $20

Both Books - $30

If you have not picked up your copy or would like to purchase a copy of these Best Sellers, Please See Deaconess Randle in the Multipurpose Room after service.

church office volunteers needed

If you are interested in volunteering to help in the Church Office during the Business hours (8am - 4pm), please see Pastor or Deaconess Randle, with your daytime phone number, days and time of availability. Special thanks to those that helped last week and scheduled your days of availability.

 Sunday school lessons for october:

Date Lesson Title Scriptures

10 - 20 Just Say The Word Luke 7: 1 - 10

10 - 27 Extravagant Love Luke 7: 37 - 48