Find God’s direction for your life as you walk with Christ. If you’re searching for a Baptist church in New Orleans, LA where you can grow strong in your Christian faith, turn to Pleasant Zion Missionary Baptist Church. For more than 92 years, we have stayed committed to sharing the Good News of the Lord and reaching out to people to enhance their knowledge of God and the Truth.
Kenneth Thompson was installed as pastor of Pleasant Zion in October 5, 1986. He has continued the legacy of keeping Pleasant Zion “Bible Fed, Spirit Led.” He joined the faculty of Union Seminary in 1995 and taught courses in World Religion and Evangelism until 2018. He has a B.A. degree from Southern University in New Orleans, a Master’s degree in Religious Education from N. O. Baptist Theological Seminary, and an Honorary Doctorate from Union Seminary.