41st Pastoral Anniversary of Dr. Alvin Edwards

41st Pastoral Anniversary 

Greetings in the Name of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ!
The Mount Zion First African Baptist Church family will celebrate Pastor Alvin Edwards' 41st Anniversary this year.  Our celebration theme will be” “A Man in His Time” (Deuteronomy 29:5 “For forty years I led you through the wilderness, yet your clothes and sandals did not wear out.”)  We are extending an earnest invitation to you to join us in giving God thanks for blessing us with the gift of our Pastor, Reverend Dr. Alvin Edwards, as he celebrates 41 years of equipping the saints of this body.

Dr. Edwards’ uncompromising approach to preaching and teaching the Gospel has impacted the lives of those in the greater community of Charlottesville and surrounding counties, as well as various States and Countries.  We pray that your church family will join us in this celebration. There will be a banquet held at the Omni Hotel on Saturday, August 27, 2022, beginning at 1:00pm. The cost of tickets for adults are $60.00 and $20.00 for children (twelve and under).  If you are interested in purchasing tickets, please call the Church office at 434-293-3212.

 If you are interested, you may secure an ad in Pastor Edwards’ 41st Anniversary book.  A full-page ad (back cover and inside back cover) is $150, a full page within the booklet is $100, one half page $50, and one fourth page $25. We have enclosed a diagram to assist you in formatting your ad.  Ads must be in final format; ready for publication. 
Please submit ads and monies to Mt. Zion FABC, 105 Lankford Avenue, Charlottesville, Va. 22902 or e-mail (anniversary@mtzionfabc.org)  by May 1, 2022.    Please make checks payable to Mt. Zion First African Baptist Church.

 Those who are interested in being listed as a patron in the Anniversary Book you may complete the patron information listing below. Payment can be made via CASH APP or by mailing payment to the church office.

  We look forward with excitement to you sharing with us during this blessed time of thanksgiving, worship and praise.  For further information please contact the church office at (434) 293-3212.  Please see our website for further Anniversary Celebration Events www.mtzionfabc.org. Your participation and support will be greatly appreciated.

In His Service,
Dr. Brian Williams
Dr. Earl L. Pendleton

pastor's anniversary 

Patron Form

Cash App Information

Payment can be submitted to the Mount Zion cash app by clicking the cash app tag below. Please label the memo of your payment as "Anniversary". For further instructions on how to use cash app please visit this link.


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Mount Zion First African Baptist Church
105 Lankford Ave, Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 293-3212