Welcome to Mount Zion First Baptist Church
A home of God's people and a respectable church community center in San Antonio, TX

Mount Zion First Baptist Church was founded in 1871. It is considered as one of the most prominent and charismatic churches in San Antonio. Aside from being a regular church that welcomes anyone, it has created many foundations and served God’s people with zeal and passion. The Pastor and staff of Mount Zion First Baptist Church are not just focused on delivering God’s message, but also in the effective nourishment of the city of San Antonio and its youth. Over the years, Mount Zion First Baptist Church has poured into the lives of the community to help many people improve their lives.

"It is our prayer that you will come visit our church. Over time, stay tuned for more information that will be added to this site so that you may learn more about us. We certainly want to get to know you."

Sunday services start at 10:00am, every Sunday.
Mid Week Service for youth and adults starts at 6:00pm, every Wednesday

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Mount Zion First Baptist Church has partnered with "Bridges To Care of San Antonio" to offer Mental Health resources to our church community.

Bridges To Care of San Antonio builds connections between congregations and service providers, trains people to be companions (wellness champions) with one another for mental and behavioral health, brings hope and compassion to our city through clusters of congregations and makes known the resources available to all for continued wellness.

Mental Health Resources:

Caring.com is a leading senior care resource for family caregivers seeking information and support as they care for aging parents, spouses, and other loved ones.

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Aug 6, 2021

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Our History
A new edifice was built in 1879. However, a storm destroyed the building in 1886. The church was rebuilt only to be struck by fire twice in 1890. Plans were made to build an impressive structure in 1925.

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Our Future
Mount Zion First Baptist Church is happy to report God’s blessings on our congregation as we move forward into the future God has in store for us. Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV) says, "For I know the plans I have for you," declares the LORD, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future."

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Youth Ministries
Jesus and Me (J.A.M.) For all grade school youth; we meet to discuss and learn about Christ’s care and concern for us. J.A.M. takes place every Wednesday at 6:30 PM.

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"I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world."
John 16:33

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