Be united in the same mind & in the same purpose.

1 Corinthians 1:1, NRSV


Founded in 1890, Mount Zion Baptist Church has a long and rich history spanning over a century. Known as home to the largest African American congregation in Washington state, we strive to meet our mission and fulfill our vision. 

Our Mission

Mount Zion Baptist Church exists to:

  • Proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ
  • Develop mature Christian disciples
  • Empower the hurting for victorious living
  • Seek God’s justice in the world

Scripture: Mark 16:15, Matthew 28:19-20, and Matthew 25:34-40

Our Vision

Mount Zion is called to be a Christ-Centered Church that addresses the needs of the total person through:

  • Liberating worship
  • Life-transforming Christian Education
  • Progressive and timely ministries
  • Effective social activism


We extend a cordial invitation to all of our visitors to come unite with us.

Sunday Worship
7:30 AM and 10:45 AM

Unity Sunday
5th Sundays with one service at 10:00 AM

Children's Church 
1st, 2nd and 4th Sundays at 10:30 AM

Sunday School Classes
9:30 AM

Mid-week Service
Wednesdays at 7:00 PM

Adult Bible Study
Wednesdays at 6:00 PM

Men's Bible Study
Saturdays at 7:30 AM

Women's Prayer Study
4th Saturdays at 1:00 PM

Find Us

Mount Zion Baptist Church
We’re on the corner on 19th and E. Madison Street.

1634 19th Avenue
(Rev. Dr. S. McKinney Avenue)
Seattle, WA 98122

Tel. (206) 322-6500

Office Hours:
Tuesday - Friday, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
(Closed on holidays)

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