Pastor's Welcome
Vision and Mission
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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
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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)


  • June 29th: Biblical Storytelling Ministry's 8th Annual Reunion Fellowship - Gathering will take place after morning worship until 3pm in the Breakfast Room. Contact: Sister Joyce Johnson. 
  • July 14th - 17th: MLK, Jr. State Convention -  Will be hosted by Mt. Zion here. Registration begins Monday at 6pm and opening session begins at 6:30pm thru Thursday (7/17). Pastor James is serving his last term as State President. Ministry representatives come and be trained through the Congress CLasses.... Come all and worship with our brothers and sisters from congregations up nort. Contact: Pastor James.
  • July 18th - 20th: Mount Zion at the Indiana Black Expo - Mount Zion will have a booth at the IBE. We are partnering with Mt. Zion Academy and Mount Zion Federal Credit Union. We are in need of volunteers to man the booth. All volunteers will receive "free" admission!  Contacts: Min. LeWana Britt and Sis. Sandra Walker.
  • Sept. 5th - 7th: MLK Laymen's Retreat - Me4en 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 Placide Conference Center in Harford City, Indiana.  Contact: Dea. Carl Tate.
  • 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 June 8th, 2014 

Proclaiming the Word:

 This Week at Mount Zion 

 Bible Study: All are welcome to the 

"Word of Life"

 Bible Study Class Has resumed with prayer at 11:45am and Bible Study at noon and is repeated at 6:30pm and 7pm respectively.  Breakout Power - 'Simple Essentials of Spiritual Life" - 1 Chronicles 14. Come be a part of moving your spiritual life forward!  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.