CORE - Be The Blessing


We thank you for your interest in participating in The C.O.R.E., First Mount Zion Baptist Church’s Young Adult Ministry. We are the Center Of a Righteous Empire We range from ages 18-40...ish. The C.O.R.E’s mission is to: Empower young adults to serve, use their gifts, and strengthen their commitment to the church; provide a support network and safe space for young adults to gather and discuss issues that plague our age group; to build solid and long lasting bonds with one another; to learn about God and his teachings; to motivate and maintain our walk with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ; to provide guidance and direction toward our purpose; to be a group of positive influence both socially and spiritually; and to praise and glorify God in all that we do. We are Christians on the road to excellence and we are excited to have you join us!


Service - Involvement inside and outside of the worship experience including service projects, community outreach, mission trips, humanitarian efforts, participation in other FMZBC ministries, leading responsive reading, morning, and offertory prayer during service, and incorporation of an occasional Young Adult Sunday.

Sessions - Sessions are presented in the form of workshops, webinars, on-line chats, and conferences to address concerns and needs of the young adult population. Sessions are used as opportunities to equip and strengthen young adults for life’s journey.

Social - Fun. Fellowship. Friends and Family. Social activities may include brunch after worship service on Sunday, dinners, cookouts, movies, concerts, sporting events, retreats, holiday gatherings, etc.

Spiritual Growth - Young Adults will have an active presence in Young Adult Bible Study, Spiritual study group/ book club, and spiritual growth sessions.


The Ministry of LIFE is The C.O.R.E.’s monthly spiritual growth session, purposed to help young adults grow in their personal relationship with God. Join us every 2nd Thursday at 7:00 pm. Receive tangible word that applies to your everyday life. Come and get freedom from the things holding you back!



Our Ministry doesn’t work unless we do! If you have ideas on growing our ministry or if you are interested in serving in a leadership capacity, we would love to have you.  We hold planning committee meetings that are open to all who are interested, on the 4th Thursday of each month.

We will be keeping you informed about our upcoming events via email as more information becomes available. We also use social media to keep our members updated. Please feel free to follow us there as our social media info is listed below! If you have any additional questions please feel free to email us at We thank you for your interest and we look forward to seeing you soon!



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“Whoever brings blessing will be enriched and one who waters himself will be watered” – Proverbs 11:25