Rising Mount Zion Baptist Church (New Kent, Virginia)

Rev. Rudolph V. Sykes Jr., M.Div, Senior Pastor

"Pastor and People Working Together for Christ"

To Contact Us:

Rising Mount Zion Baptist Church

8500 New Kent Highway

New Kent, Virginia 23124

Phone/Fax: (804)932-3394


saints@rmzbc.hrcoxmail.com (Church)

rudolphsykes734@comcast.net (Pastor)


Rising Mount Zion Baptist Church has a Diaconate ministry with the following Deacons:

  • · Deacon Clarence Byrd
  •   Deacon Dwight Jones, Sr.
  • · Deacon Raymond Washington, Sr.
  • · Deacon Viola Washington
  • · Deacon Howard Willis, Sr.
  • · Deacon Lloyd Young, Sr.

Rising Mount Zion Baptist Church has the following associate ministers:

  • · Rev. Kevin Graham (Teacher and Youth Ministry)
  • · Rev. Melinda Greene (Minister of Worship, Administrative Assistant)
  • · Rev. Alfreda Lewis (Teacher)
  • · Rev. Tawana Meredith (Paul’s Ministry)
  •   Minister Annette Phillips (Outreach)
  • · Minister Brittnie Sykes (Teacher)
  •   Minister Charlie Sykes, Sr. (Teacher)
  •   Rev. Sean Young (Youth Minister)

Sis. Mary Akrie is the Church clerk.

Our Vision

"For our church to be a guiding light through ministry in the New Kent Community and a place of spiritual transformation.


Our Mission

"To Make Our Vision a Reality"


Please consider sowing a seed into our church ministry.  Use the link below to submit all tithes, offerings, and seed planting!