Pastor's Welcome
Vision and Mission
Stewardship Campaign
Pastors Welcome
Our Staff and Leadership
Our Ministries
Sunday Church School
Ministries that Matter
Youth Ministry
Music Ministry
MZBC Community Involvement
Biblical Storytelling Team
Disciplship Courses
Our Ministries
What Happening at Mount Zion
College Connection
Credit Union
Andrew Gardens
Mt Zion Apartments
Suburban Apts
Senior Housing
Day Care Center
We Belong Here
Entrances and Sanctuary
Gifts of Grace 2012
Pastor's 16th Anniversary - April 2014
Church Building
Guest Book
Directory Sign-up

We welcome you to the website of historic Mount Zion Baptist Church.

Nestled near the center of Indianapolis, you will find Mount Zion to be  a nurturing, caring community of believers, doing "Ministry that Matters"  in church and the community.  After visiting our site, we hope that you will plan to visit us real soon.

Service Times and Location


Enrichment Hour -

8:45am - 9:45am

 Worship - 10:00 AM


Study and Prayer

11:45 AM & 6:30 PM

3500 Graceland Avenue

(West 35th Street at Boulevard)

Indianapolis, IN 46208

(Enter parking lot on West 35th Street at Boulevard Place)


  • Aug. 3rd - 31st: RUby A Langford Mission Unit's College Care Box Drive - All of the month of August we will be holding our College Care Box Drive. We are asking for donations, (toiletries, snacks, technology, school supplies, medical supplies, music, gift cards, CD's, videos and monetary donations). Please help us be an encouragement to our college students. Contact: Sister Shelley baird.  
  • Sept. 5th - 7th: MLK Laymen's Retreat - Men of Mount Zion we want to encourage you to start making payments towards the 2014 MLK Jr. State Convention Laymen's Annual Retreat at the Lake Placid Conference Center in Harford City, Indiana.  Contact: Dea. Carl Tate.
  • Sept. 13 - 14th: Discipleship Orientation Sessions - Will be held for new and returning members as well as others who have missed past sessions. The times are as follows, Sat. 10a - 12p and Sun. 12:30p - 3:30p. Sessions will be held in the Rose of Sharon ROom.  Contacts: Min. Britt & Sis. Joyce Johnson
  • Sept. 14th: Church Wide Prayer Service - Join us for congregation prayer service. Come, pray and testify with us. Let's have a little talk with Jesus! Prayer really does solve many problems.
  • 145th Anniversary – Please continue with your payment plan or start now working toward your $145.00.  Our goal is to reach 145 souls for Christ. Contacts: Bro. Andrew Johnson & Bro. Anthony DeForrest.
  • Line Dancing:  Every Tuesday at 1pm in Dorcas Hall. The cost is $5 per month. Contacts: Sister Grace Dowe & Sister Lucille Bradley.

Mt. Zion Federal Credit Union -  Is looking for individuals who have a vehicle loan “NOT” financed with us! We need to talk with you right away. Contact: MZFC at 923-4010 or pick up an application by the Glory Room today!

 Your financial support through tithes, offering and special contributions help provide:

-Financial assistance for needy families

-Free health screening and referrals

-Emergency Food

-Food pantry

-Soup kitchen 


Oh God, our Heavenly Father, we come to meet with you today, to worship You in spirit and in truth. Just as we are, forgive and cleanse us from all that offends you. In your presence we shall gain strength that sustains us; we shall gain direction for our lives and understanding that guides our decisions. You are our God, the center of our joy. We shall hope in your promises. Help us ever to be attentive to your voice and live in obedience to your will, which is best for us.  It is in the strong name of Jesus we pray.  Amen!

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3500 Graceland Avenue | Indianapolis, IN 46208  | PH: (317) 924-4748
Office Hours: Tuesday - Thursday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm.     Friday, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Sunday Sept. 1st, 2014 

Proclaiming the Word:

 This Week at Mount Zion 

 Bible Study: All are welcome to the 

"Word of Life"

 Bible Study Class Will Resume in September with prayer at 11:45am and Bible Study at noon and is repeated at 6:30pm and 7pm respectively.    Bring a guest too!

145th Anniversary - During our anniversary year as we move forward with Christ; Christian Education is bringing a powerful seminar for our congregation, leaders and guests. Save the date and plan to attend and participate. Our goal is to reach 145 souls for Christ!  Seek the Lord as to whom you will reach. 

Taking the Gospel to the Community: Let God use you to share His Word with our neighbors. Sign -up in the Library or outside the Glory Room for training to communicate or help as a facilitator.   Contact: Pastor James.

Let's Just Not Quit Praising Him!
Click link above for Letter from Pastor James
Exodus 1:12a
But the more they afflicted them, the more they multiplied and grew.