About Us

The Mt. Zion Baptist Church founded in 1893, has a long and rich history of active community involvement throughout Wilkes-Barre, Pa. and Luzerne County. Founded as a predominantly African American congregation, it exists today as a multi-cultural family of believers who's objective is to rise up and build the ministry that God has assigned to it by and through the enabling power, wisdom and vision of the Holy spirit.

Our Mission

The Mt. Zion Baptist Church exists to Passionately worship God, Persuasively make disciples and Patiently edify the body of Christ, for the advancement of the Gospel of Jesus Christ!

Our Vision

By integrating the use of technological advancements, in collaboration with Practical bible teaching, Reliable leadership, and a Commitment to hospitality, We aim to facilitate worship services and ministries, in which all people are brought within full view of God, as well as His purpose and His plan for their lives.

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Vision Text

Let us rise up and build. So they strengthened their hands for this good work.

Nehemiah 2:18