Regular Announcements



Members as a reminder:

In order to confirm service cancellations in the event of bad weather, please refer to our local television stations:

Fox 5, ABC 7, or News Channel 8 for updates or by tuning in to radio stations 103.5 FM, 103.9 FM or 107.7 FM

Additionally, cancellation updates can be viewed from our website or by calling the church office voicemail.

(Please keep this information readily available)



-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


Donations for augustfest

August-Fest is in Full Force: Friday, June 1st, we will begin collecting items, for this great Community Event. Please note the drop off days and times: You may drop off items on Fridays between 8:30am and 3pm. Tuesdays from 6pm to 7:30pm, Saturdays from 9am to 12pm, and Sundays before Morning Worship and After Morning Worship. All items are to be dropped off in the Multi-Purpose Room ONLY. Thanks so much for your blessed donations and support. We are still seeking volunteers. Hard work pays off.


dress down sundays

August 19th

August 26th


142nd anniversary

 Pastor is still asking all members to give $50 above our tithes.

Special Announcements


Children's church will be closed for the month of august


notification of cancelling august meetings

All Ministry leaders please notify Deaconess Randle if you will be cancelling your Ministry Meeting for the month of August.


Get pulsed (Workout)

It's time to Get Pulsed again with Nikki and Brittany, please join them at 8:00 am August 25th for a real work out.


Men's choir and Men's ministry        suit pickup


Better Menswear of Fredericksburg will arrive onsite  (Choir room RM 117, 1st level) on the 4th Sunday August 26th from 8 am to 1 pm for suit delivery and pickup. At that time, any unpaid balance for suit purchase in the amount of $150 will be expected of each member. Payment can be made by cash, check, or credit card. Please make yourself available. If this date is in conflict please make arrangements to visit their local Fredericksburg store located at 4924 South Point Parkway, Fredericksburg, VA 22407. Please see Dea. Thomas/Bro. Bryant Turner for additional information.


youth revival 2018


Date: August 28 - 30

Time: 7 pm

Guest Revivalist: A Limb Of This Branch Of Zion               Rev. E. L. Smiling III


susan g. komen

race for the cure


Saturday, September 8, 2018, the Senior and Young Girlz Ministry will join thousands of participants at the Freedom Plaza, 14th & Pennsylvania Ave., Washington DC for the 2018, Susan G. Komen Race for the cure in effort to make a continued impact on a Cure for Breast Cancer.


You can register to walk/run or donate to our team safely and securely online at       

and for our team Senior Ministry MZBC, Triangle, VA


Additional information will be provided at the display table in the multi-purpose room following services effective July 29th - Sept 2nd


You may contact: Sis. Mary Tellis, Team Captain



Rev. Roxanne Austin



Homecoming service and revival


For Homecoming Sunday, our Sunday school will begin at 9:45 am and our Morning Worship Service will begin at 11 am. 

The menus are up for Homecoming Service. Please sign up to bring a dish.


Date: September 9th

Time: 3 pm

Guest Revivalist: Rev. AC Durant, Pastor of 10th Street Baptist Church Washington, DC

Please join us for Revival beginning Tuesday, Sept 11th - 13th. Services begins at 7 pm each night.


september baptism


Please remember that Baptism and Communion will be held on 3rd Sunday, September 16th.


Women's conference

and annual women's day


 Conference Date: Sept 22

Women's Day Date: Sept 23


This is a very important meeting for all Women of Mt. Zion, we will discuss plans to attend.


Sis. Angela Tillman, President

Deaconess Sandra Randle, Vice President


outside preaching engagement


Pastor will be preaching at Star Bethlehem Baptist Church, in Triangle, VA, Sunday, September 23rd, at 3 pm, for their Annual Homecoming Service. The Sanctuary Choir will render the music, all Ushers and members are asked to accompany. Dinner will be served.


outside preaching engagement


Pastor will be preaching at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Fredericksburg, VA, Sunday, September 30th, at 3 pm for their Annual Homecoming Service. The Men's Choir will render the music, all Ushers and members are asked to accompany. Dinner will be served.


gospel worship experience scholarship program

There will be a Gospel Worship Experience October 6th from 5-8:30 pm. This worship experience will be an empowering celebration for the love of Jesus Christ. Recommended ticket donations are $10 for Adults. All Children are free. Proceeds from the GWE will be used to support scholarships that will be given the night of the concert. We would love for each child recognized to receive a wonderful blessing.

Please RSVP to Deacon Kenneth Lee at or 540-408-3330 no later than August 18th to confirm your participation.

 Sunday school lessons for August:

Unit 2:   Paul Teaches About New Life in Christ

Aug 19th       Equity in Conduct              Romans 12: 9-21

Aug 26th       Equity in Character           Colossians 3: 5-17