9:15 am - Sunday School
10:30 am - Morning Worship
Youth Leadership - Fourth Sundays     (during 10:30 a.m. morning service)
Holy Communion - First Sundays   (immediately following morning worship)

7:00 pm - Intercessory Prayer
7:00 pm - Children/Youth Bible Study      7:30 pm - Adult Bible Study


10:00 am - Discipleship Classes               (Third Saturday of each month)

Children's History Book

"Samuel Tucker: The story of a Civil Rights Trailblazer and the 1939 Alexandria Library Sit-In" by Nancy N. Silcox (Hardcover $18.00)   Click here to order              

First-ever biography of Tucker (1913-1990) who was born in Alexandria during the Jim Crow era. Tucker was a faithful member of Zion Baptist Church, graduated from Howard University, passed the Virginia Bar at age 20, and fought for equal rights for all.  

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AWANA reaches kids for Christ through Scripture-based games and fun activities to promote Biblical literacy and life-long faith in God!

Wednesdays Nights
6:30p.m. - 8:00p.m.

Pick up a Registration Packet after the morning worship service, CLICK HERE, or contact the church office at

Service times


The 153rd Church Anniversary Cookbooks are available. Please contact the church office to purchase or for more information at (703) 836-0246 or

donate non-perishable food items. Members can submit names of families in need by completing the Food Basket Form.


The faithful believers established Zion Baptist Church as one of the oldest black congregations in Alexandria VA shortly after the Union Army troops occupation during the Civil War in 1861, near an area known as "Zion Hill," a longtime African-American neighborhood.

2017 Church Theme:  "The Year of Resurgence: Pressing Toward the Mark"

          "I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus."              (Philippians 3:14)