Our Mission & Vision

The mission of Mt. Zion Baptist Church is to love God, to love others, and to magnify the name of Jesus Christ. The vision of our church is to glorify our God and Savior, Jesus Christ, to make true disciples throughout all the nations, to edify believers, and to do all that is sovereignly possible and biblically permissible to magnify the name of Jesus.

Leadership Team:

Our leadership team recognizes the authority of God, and realizes that we are shepherds who serve under the Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ. We desire to devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the Word. Our passion and goal is to equip the believers for the work of the ministry until we all attain maturity in the fullness of Christ.


Senior Pastor John David Wilson, Jr.

John David Wilson, Jr. is the Senior Pastor of Mt. Zion Baptist Church. He is pursuing a Master of Ministry degree from Luther Rice Seminary. He is a native of Great Falls and is excited to be back in the area. He and his family moved back to Great Falls in September 2017, after almost six years of ministry at Union Baptist Church, in Lancaster, SC. His hobbies include Preaching/ministry, spending time with his family, and Clemson football. He is joined by his wife Hope, and his three sons: Trey, Zayden, and Asher.




Wanda Harris, Ministry Assistant
Wanda is our ministry assistant and can be reached at the church Tuesday-Thursday from 8am-4pm at 482-3249 or ministryassistantmtzion@truvista.net if you have any ministry needs.

Sharon Yarbrough, Worship & Music Leader

The Bible has a lot to say about music, and Sharon’s role is to lead the church’s worship of God in a way that matches the character of God.  Sharon is Married to Robbie and they have 3 children.