What time is service?

Service is on Sundays at 9:00 am and 11:30 am. Worship on Wednesdays (WOW) begins at 7:00 pm.

How do I become a member?

You can become a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church by registering and completing New Member Training classes.

What is a License to Preach?

In many Baptist churches the License to Preach is given to a person who shows aptitude for preaching despite age or education. Ordination is given after a period of study and includes the right to give sacraments, such as marriage and communion, as well as preach.

Who is the pastor of Ebenezer now and is he a member of the King family?

The current pastor of Ebenezer is Rev. Dr. Raphael G. Warnock. Dr. Warnock is not a member of the King family.

What is the Heritage sanctuary?

The Heritage Sanctuary is the historic Ebenezer church where Dr. King and his father and grandfather preached.

What is the new church building called?

The new Ebenezer church is the Horizon Sanctuary. It was completed and dedicated in 1999.

Is the church open for tours?

Yes. Ebenezer Heritage Sanctuary is open for tours Monday through Saturday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm and Sundays 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. It is open until 6:00 pm summer hours. The Horizon Sanctuary is not open for tours. Visitors are welcome to attend Sunday services. Please contact Ebenezer for times.