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.

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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

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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.  


Since 1864, we have opened our doors to the public. We have reason to celebrate God's faithfulness to our ministries. Join us as we celebrate our 2018 Christmas Cantata on Sunday, December 16th, 10:30am at the church. The celebration is open to the public.


Please donate generously towards "Giving Back To God," our stewardship project to help maintain and provide general upkeep of our facility. Your support is appreciated!


This is your personal invitation to join our spirit-filled worship services to praise and give adoration unto God! After each service, we have  fellowship and light refreshments in the Fellowship Hall. For more information contact,(703) 836-0246 or info@zion-baptist-church.

We offer a
wide range of counseling services to help persons recover from crisis. Please call to schedule an appointment for assistance.

2018 Church Theme:  "The Year of RECONCILIATION: God is reconciling the world

                           "All things are of God, who hath reconciled us to himself by Jesus Christ..."                                            (2 Corinthians 5:18)


"Behold, how good it is for brethern to   dwell together in unity." (Psalm 133) 

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)