Vision & Mission

Vision Statement

The Vision of Pennsylvania Avenue A.M.E. Zion Church is to build the Kingdom of God in community through real, relevant and relational ministries of in-reach, outreach and uplift. Our Church is a place where lives are nurtured, cultivated and matured into strong followers of Jesus Christ. We realize our vision through:


Worship – We will create an environment which is conducive for people to connect to God in passionate pursuit of His powerful presence. (Psalm 100:1-5)

Fellowship – We will commune with fellow believers in the bonds of Christian love in order to edify the body of Christ and the community. (Ephesians 4:16)

Discipleship – We will teach believers to live committed lives based upon biblical precepts, spiritual principles and Christian practices. (Ephesians 4:11-13)

Stewardship – We will contribute our resources to God and the Church through faithful service and sacrifice. (2 Corinthians 9:6-8)

Leadership – We will conduct our lives and the ministries of the Church in excellence as servant-leaders. (Acts 6:1-7)


The mission of Pennsylvania Avenue A.M.E. Zion Church is to be a Kingdom-Focused Church that is making disciples, maturing believers and multiplying ministries through worship, fellowship, discipleship, stewardship, and leadership.