Mount Zion Baptist Church of Newark


Have a Wonderful Summer


 Then Jesus said, “Come to me, all of you who are weary and carry heavy burdens, and I will give you rest
Matthew 11:28 NLT


We welcome you to our website and the exciting events that occur within the life of our church family. Mount Zion Baptist Church is a church where godly love abounds. It is here that God’s people are held accountable for sharing and showing love. 
Our multicultural membership prides itself on being a resource for our community. Church services, activities, events, and ministries are geared to all; those who are members and those who are not. We welcome everyone regardless of race, cultural back-ground, gender, or sexual  orientation. 

When you spend time with us, you will quickly witness that we are truly a loving people anchored in Christ with accountability.The goal is to model what Jesus did: accept and engage with those whom God created in a compassionate and loving manner.

If you have not blessed us with your presence during prayer time, Bible study, church school, worship, or at another time when our doors are open, we earnestly encourage you to come on in!  We will be so glad that you did!!
Rev. Dr. Olivia Stanard, Pastor



Mid-Week Study

Special Sundays

First Sunday ~ Communion served during morning worship

Fourth Sunday ~ Youth and Young Adult Sunday
We encourage all to wear jeans and come relaxed in dress for serious worship.

Fifth Sunday ~ Family and Friends Sunday
Bring a family member and/or friend to worship with us.