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Thank you for visiting Mt Zion Baptist Church website. Here you will find information about our church family, our ministries, worship services and the latest news on our church events.

We hope you learn more about us through our website and that you will plan to visit us in person very soon and give us the opportunity to get to know you. If you have any questions please feel free to contact us at 864-862-2540

The Pastor's Corner

March 29, 2013

Palm Sunday

Today is Palm Sunday, the day when Jesus made His triumphant entry into the city of Jerusalem. For some three years prior, Jesus refrained from an open assertion of His messiahship, letting His words and works speak for Him. But now the time for silence has passed and Jesus openly presents Himself as the Messiah. This day is also bittersweet for us because even as we read of the celebration, we know that Friday is coming. The cross is coming and we know that many in this same crowd who exchanged words of praise, will within a few short days shout words of death. However, our praise of Jesus should not cease.  We must continually give Him praise not only during this wonderful season of Easter, but every day we are blessed to see. So let us like those on that Palm Sunday receive Him as King of Kings, and Lord of Lords. Hosanna; Blessed is he that cometh in the name of the Lord!

Rev. Flint

 


Bible Study
Wednesday Night.
 Need an encouraging Word? Come study and fellowship each Wednesday night from 6:30 until 7:30 pm. You will enjoy the Word and the fellowship with us.

 
 

April

April 5, 9am Easter Program

April 10
Tumbling Congress of Christian Education sponsors the Dorothy Humbert Youth Awards Basnquet at 7 am at Mt Zion Missionary Baptist Church, Laurens, SC

April 11

Tumbling Congress of Christian Education Annual Youth One Day Session (Bible Bowl).
May 3, 
Mt Zion Annual Woman's Day 10am


College Bound.....

 2014 and 2015 Scholarships Available

MANY AFRICAN AMERICAN STUDENTS ARE NOT APPLYING FOR SCHOLARSHIPS!! MANY NEEDYOUR ENCOURAGEMENT, KNOWLEDGE AND HELP APPLYING!!

Even if you do not have a college-aged child at home, please share this with someone who does, pass this scholarship information on to anyone and everyone that comes to mind, especially churches, fraternities, sororities, clubs, etc. Though there are a number of companies and organizations that have donated monies for scholarships which are to be used for the further education of African Americans, a great deal of the money is being returned because of a lack of interest or knowledge.

No one is going to knock on our doors and ask if we can use a scholarship!! Please help get our children involved. There is no need for money to be returned to donating companies or organizations because we fail to apply for it. Please pass this information on to family members, nieces, nephews, friends with children etc. and help get them involved in applying for these scholarships. We must get the word out that money is available. If you are a college student or getting ready to become one , you probably already know how useful additional money can be. Our youth really could use these scholarships. Thanks! (If clicking on the link doesn't work, copy and paste the URL in your web browser.)
Remember to do your homework and make sure that all scholarship offers are legit and that they do not ask you to pay any money before you get your scholarship. Make sure that you read all the terms of the scholarships.

2014 Scholarships Available For Black Students (Will probably be available for 2015 also)

Every year, more than $50 billion dollars in scholarships are given away to students of all ethnic backgrounds. This number includes many awards that are given only to African American students and other minorities. Such opportunities are needed because African Americans continue to show the greatest need in the area of financial assistance. Even more, the education gap between minority students and their white counterparts is still very wide.

This web site was designed to help African American students find the latest scholarships and grants that are being given away by non-profit organizations, government agencies and major corporations. Most of these programs aim to assist disadvantaged people who come from poor families and cannot afford to pay for college. However, there are also programs that recognize and award students who can demonstrate excellence in education, sports, etc. regardless of their financial status. Click here for a list of scholarships that may be available to you. 2014 and 2015 Scholarships Available.docx

 Five Minutes in the Word

 

 

Inspirational Reading 

YOU'VE BEEN APPROVED


  

"There are some things money can't buy,
for everything else there's Master Card."
I'm sure you've all seen those commercials on TV.
Well, I'm not unlike those agencies promoting their favorite credit card.
However, I'm here to advertise a different card.
You see, my life is a commercial for others to see.
I'm a card carrying representative for the Master's Card.
That's right, the MASTER'S CARD.
Let me tell you about it.
There are no finance charges, no payments due.
My bill has already been covered...it's a prepaid deal.
I couldn't afford the price, so Jesus stepped in and paid it for me.
My Name is written on the card for all to see.
It is accessible twenty-four hours a day from anywhere in the world.
The MASTER'S CARD has so many benefits it's hard to list them all.
Let me share some of them with you...
you might want to apply for a personal card yourself.
Just for starters there is UNLIMITED GRACE.

  

That's right, there is no preset limit to the amount of grace you receive from the MASTER'S CARD.
Have you been looking for love in all the wrong places?
Then, look no farther than the MASTER'S CARD.
It offers the greatest rate on love that has ever been offered.
The MASTER'S CARD gives you access to many "members only" benefits.
Want real joy despite the difficulties of life?
Apply for the MASTER'S CARD.
Want a lasting peace? Apply for the MASTER'S CARD.
Looking for something you can always rely on in a jam?
The MASTER'S CARD is perfect for you.
Another great thing about the MASTER'S CARD is that it never expires.
Once you're a member, you're a member for life...eternal life, that is.
Membership has its privileges, you know.
[Note: this membership is only revoked should you choose another master.]
How do you receive the MASTER'S CARD.
Dial 1-800-ROMANS-10:9 "if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus,
and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved.

  

Jesus is standing by right now to take your call. Don't delay.
This a great offer won't last forever.
Peace, joy and hope: Invaluable.
Faith, contentment and assurance: Inestimable.
Salvation: Priceless.
Christian, yes, there are some things money can buy.
But for those other jewels of life there's the MASTER'S CARD.
Why not be an advertisement for the MASTER'S CARD?
Let your life be a commercial today for Jesus Christ.
 

 

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