THE MINISTRIES OF MOUNT ZION BAPTIST CHURCH
Mr. & Mrs. Rose
This ministry provides beautification to the sanctuary and its grounds. Its goal is to enhance the beauty of the church by providing seasonally appropriate decorations to the sanctuary and foyer.
President: Deaconess Katina Savage.
Members: Sister Jackie Rose, Sister Sandra Coleman, Sister Della Holmes, Sister Shirley Johnson & Deaconess Debbie Butler. This ministry welcomes all visitors into Mount Zion with Godly Love. Members of this ministry have the spirit of Hospitality through formal public acknowledgments with creative speech and Godly exhortations.
School Help Program:
Pastor Butler & Sister Kay Bratton
This ministry is designed to provide youth with help in class work or homework. Meetings are normally held on the 1st Saturday each month from 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Mrs. Fisher Scholarship Committee -
hosted by Fisher Brothers
In honor of the late Mrs. Fisher Brothers
In honor of the late Mrs. Fisher, at the end of school year, we award a few high school graduates with scholarships from
Mt. Zion. Scholarship; chosen recipients are presented their scholarships in July. Widows Ministries
President: Marcia Robinson
Mt. Zion is a praying church with special prayer warriors who gather at the church every Sunday morning to have intercessory prayer - praying incessantly for the church, individuals, the community and the world.
Youth Praise Dancers:
President - Tiana Christopher
The mission of the Mt. Zion Pantomime Team is to minister to the youth, adults and visitors of Mt. Zion as well as the community through liturgical dance and sign language. Because of the belief that there are many ways to praise God, the team uses interpretive movements to provide a visual worship experience to show others that praise can and should involve the whole body. The team is open to all ages, male and female.
Nursing Home & Prison Outreach Ministry
President: Deacon Morgan
with support from the Deacon's Ministry
The Prison Ministry's goals and objectives are to bring prisoners to know Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior and provide hope and encouragement by sharing the Word of God. The Prison Ministry visits the Stafford and Fredericksburg Correctional Institute as needed for members.
Men's Fellowship Ministry:
President: Deacon Garry Harris
Vice President: Deacon Sprauve
The Men's Fellowship Ministry is a dynamic and engaging ministry for men. It is specifically designed to win, build, and grow men in their relationship with Jesus Christ. We reach men through monthly fellowship meetings, teachings, discipleship, group discussion and prayer to become the husbands, fathers, brothers and friends that God has intended for us to be.
Women's Fellowship Ministry:
President: Rev. Patricia Coleman
Vice President: Sister Sandra Coleman
Women's Fellowship is a dynamic and engaging ministry for women. it is specifically designed to win, build, and grow women in their relationship with Jesus Christ. We reach women through monthly fellowship meetings, teachings, discipleship, group discussion and prayers to become the wives, mothers, sisters and friends that God has intended for us to be.
Senior Adult Care Ministry:
Interim: Pastor Carl Butler, Sr.
The purpose of the Senior Adult Care Ministry is to minister to the relational needs of our Mt. Zion members that are 70 plus year and older. These needs will be addressed in many ways to include prayers and worship activities, meetings, events trip programs, and other areas where the Senior Adult Ministry Leaders can be of assistance.
President: Sister Tammy Williams
Vice President: Brother Rodney Walker
Back up: Jean Watts & Deaconess Katina Savage.
The Culinary Ministry serves the needs of the church family both in food preparation and fellowship events held in the dining facility and Sunday School food preparation.
Stephany Robinson & Carl Butler II
The Media Ministry operates with state of the art and progressive tools, to provide culturally accurate CD and DVD media and Facebook postings that enhance worship, acts as an instrument for Evangelism, supports Discipleship and serves other ministries.
Macy Shaw, Tammy Williams and William Rose
Provides support in transportation needs for the community. To request pick up transportation, please call 540-371-2878.
Pastor & First Lady Butler
This ministry is comprised of married couples, pledged to support one another through bonding experiences of love, honor, friendship, special advisement and Christian commitment.
The purpose of the Singles' Ministry is to provide a spiritual fun-filled and healthy setting for singles while reaching the world for Christ through Evangelism, Discipleship, Fellowship & Mission.
Minister of Music - Mr. Skip Gatlin; Drummer Frank Brown renders music on 1st Sunday during the 11:00 am service.
Rehearsals are held on the 1st Saturday of each month at 3:30pm.
Minister of Music - Mr. Skip Gatlin
Drummer - Frank Brown
Renders music on 2nd and 4th Sunday during the 11:00 am Service. Rehearsals are held on Wednesday night after Bible Study at 8:00 pm.
Minister of Music: Mr. Skip Gatlin /Brother Paul Jackson,
Drummer - Frank Brown
Renders Music on 3rd Sunday during the 11:00 am services. Rehearsals are held on Friday night at 7:30 pm before 3rd Sunday.
President: Roosevelt Spenser, Della Holmes, Shelby Johnson
The Mount Zion Praise Team Ministry facilitates worship each week. It is comprised of a small group of servant-leaders who create an atmosphere to usher the congregation into the presence of the Lord with exciting Praise & Worship. Our hearts desire to worship God in spirit and in truth.
Vice President: Deaconess Della Holmes
This ministry acts in the capacity of service and support to the church and the pastor. Members of this ministry participate in a similar role as that of the General Missionary Society by witnessing to others to win souls for Christ and helping those in need in and outside of the church.
Pastor Butler & The Deacons Ministry - Adult Class
Deaconess Shirley Johnson - Youth Class
Backup: Rev. Patricia Coleman, Brother Grayson & First Lady Debbie Butler
We believe in educating God's Adults and young people with His holy and written Word. Sunday School convenes every Sunday morning at 9:30 am to 10:30 am with classes for different age groups of young people.
Bible Study (Wednesday Nights)
Pastor Carl Butler, Sr.
This Ministry aids students in developing an understanding of and an appreciation for God's word. Therefore, the purpose of weekly Bible Study is to equip the Christian Family to do God's work, to apply God's Word and to live by God's Word. Bible Study classes are held each Wednesday evening at 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm in the sanctuary and taught by the
Pastor, Rev. Carl Butler, Sr.
Chairman: Sylvester Savage
Vice Chairman: Les Sprauve
Members: Deacon Garry Harris, Deacon Michael Morgan, Sr.
& Deacon Michael Morgan, Jr.
Then Deacons Ministry consists of strong men, filled with the Holy Spirit, leading the way to promote spiritual unity, spiritual growth, spiritual nurturing within the Mt. Zion Baptist Church Family. This will be done by assisting the Pastor with the planning and implementation of the ministry model, and methodology for the congregation.
President - Deaconess Shirley Johnson
Vice President - Deaconess Della Holmes
Members: Deaconess Sandra Morgan, Deaconess Debbie Butler (First Lady), Deaconess Pamela Harris, Deaconess Shelby Johnson, Deaconess Sharon Sprauve and
Deaconess Katina Savage
The Deaconess Ministry consists of strong women, filled with the Holy Spirit, leading the way to promote spiritual unity, spiritual growth, spiritual nurturing within the Mt. Zion Baptist Church Family. This will be done by assisting the Pastor with the planning and implementation of the ministry model, and methodology for the congregation.
New Member Orientation:
Rev. Patricia Coleman and Pastor Carl Butler, Sr.
This ministry provides a four week course of instruction taken from the Bible, Church Doctrine and Church Ordinances to aid the new members in learning whom they are in Christ, where they are in Christ, what we believe as a Christian Church and the work that awaits a believer in Christ Jesus.
Pastor's Aid Ministry:
President: Jackie Rose
Members: Deaconess Della Holmes, Deaconess Debbie Butler, Sister Shirley Johnson, Deaconess Shelby Johnson, Deaconess Katina Savage, Deaconess Sharon Sprauve and
Sister Sandra Coleman.
The Pastor's Aid Ministry supports the Pastor and his family with requested special projects in the church, i.e., benevolent acts of kindness, encouragement and prayers. This ministry also gives special recognition to the Pastor and his family on Birthdays, Family and Church Anniversaries, Christmas and other special occasions as voted on by the membership.
Senior Usher Ministry:
President: Macy Shaw,
Members: Shirley Johnson, Annie Hammond, Josephy Reniolds, Sybrina Beanum, Carl Butler II and Trenita Morton
This ministry consists of both men and women with a desire to be doorkeepers for Christ and serves to ensure that the Pastor and congregation are comfortable during worship services.
President: Trustee William Rose
Members: Deacon Michael Morgan, Sr., Trustee Michael Aiken, Trustee Holmes & Trustee Shawn Turner.
The Buildings and Grounds Ministry's responsibility consists of the maintenance and repair of buildings, grounds and equipment: including supplies, and custodial supervision. The Buildings and Grounds Ministry is about people whose ministries include stewardship and support the mission statement of the church by providing a clean, attractive, welcoming and safe environment for worship, study and fellowship.
President: Deacon Garry Harris
Members: Michael Aiken, Shawn Turner & William Rose
The purpose of the Security Ministry is "To serve God in all we do by being humble Christian servants to all who enter into this house. We will praise our Lord's name and His works. To God be the Glory.
Terry Terry and Sybrina Beanum
Provides professional support tot he pastor, take church minutes, review and write church letters for preaching engagements, update pastors' calendar, help in the end of year financial statements, disciplined in personal life, spiritual life, office and ministry life.
Shelby Johnson, Terry Terry and Tammy Williams
Provide professional support with church programs, reading church announcements, record new members' information.
Financial Manager & Committee:
President: Sybrina Beanum, Shirley Johnson, Terry Terry and Deacon Michael Morgan.
Provides professional support in all finances for the church along with the Financial Board.