SERVE OTHERS
Mt. Zion Church members can be found all around the Dayton area, the United States and around the world serving others in the name of Jesus. We participate in many ways: through people, agencies, organizations, and ministries. We give money and we also roll up our sleeves and get involved. There are many opportunities to serve and help us develop a servant’s heart. Scroll down to find a place to serve alongside our church family.

LOCAL

BEAVERCREEK FISH
Volunteers answer phone calls, work in the pantry, and deliver food to assist Beavercreek residents with urgent needs that cannot be met by other organizations.
 
Volunteers provide services such as transportation to medical appointments.
 
Volunteers help renovate the shelter, cook and serve meals, teach skills, disciple clients, and work in the office to assist individuals experiencing homelessness and poverty in Greene County.
 
Volunteers collect, pack, and deliver basic food items to Beavercreek School children who have a need for food on the weekends.
 
GOD’S MEALS
Volunteers prepare and deliver nutritious meals to those who have a short/long-term need.
 
Volunteers assist under-served individuals and families in the Miami Valley by serving in the pantry, the clothing and household goods areas, and in the reception area.
 
Volunteers prepare meals and serve as night hosts at Schneider House of Hope where displaced families receive short-term housing, meals, and other assistance.
Volunteers are trained to provide mentoring for one child, one day/week for one year at Shawnee Elementary School in Xenia.
 
Volunteers assist this non-profit by serving meals, distributing groceries, and offering practical programs to the less fortunate in the Dayton area.
 
Volunteers assist this non-profit that values life, supports families and demonstrates Christ’s love by teaching, fundraising, computer work, and answering the phone.
 
TRAVELING TEA PARTY
Volunteers visit homes of shut-ins unable to attend worship taking tea, sweet treats, encouraging words, and prayer.
 
Volunteers serve residents with weekly visits, parties, entertainment, fundraisers, as greeters, and provide transport to in-house therapy.
 
WIDOW’S MIGHT
Volunteers assist widows with maintenance, lawn care, repairs, and other needs.

NATIONAL

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
(Unto was formally known as Global Aid Network – GAiN)
Volunteers pack supplies in June and October at the Logistics Center in Mt. Joy, PA to send to missionaries in 30+ countries who distribute aid along with the Gospel.
 
Click here to see the dates you can serve this summer!
(Photo courtesy of Samaritan’s Purse)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Volunteers provide disaster relief in the name of Jesus by cleaning up and rebuilding homes lost to tornadoes, hurricanes, floods, and other disasters.
 
Every year, Mt. Zion Church also partners with Samaritan’s Purse to provide gift boxes to millions of children around the world through Operation Christmas Child.

GLOBAL

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
HONDURAS SHORT-TERM MISSION TRIP
Volunteers assist missionaries Phil and Becky Filson teach English and share Jesus at a village school in Honduras.

2020 SUMMER MISSION OPPORTUNITIES

UNTO PACKING PROJECT (June 16-20)
This is a great trip to Lancaster PA, for young families or grandparents with grandchildren. Workers can spend any amount of time from a day to a week helping pack various supplies and materials sent to missionaries around the world to enhance their efforts and open the way for presenting the Gospel.
 
Fore more information about the mission of Unto, check out their website here.
SERVE IN BIBLE TRANSLATION (July 5-11)
Mt. Zion will be sending a team to the JAARS Center near Charlotte NC. As part of Wycliffe Bible Translators, JAARS provides off-the-grid logistical solutions that help make Bible translation possible. Whether you are merely able-bodied and willing to serve, or if you have great construction expertise (or you’re somewhere in between!), you’ll be able to serve in various ways to help keep their campus beautiful and ready to support Bible translation. The approximate cost per person will be $220 (includes lodging, meals, and travel expenses).
 
If you’re interested, download this brochure and email    pastormike@mountzionchurch.org.
Mt. Zion Church supports various missionaries and mission organizations around the corner and around the globe!
FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT HOW TO SERVE WITH US, CONTACT THE CHURCH OFFICE AT 937.426.0814.