Elder Lance E. Humphrey is the Proud Senior Pastor of Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church located at 1535 Dewey Avenue in Columbus, OH. Pastor Humphrey assumed the position of

Senior Pastor on April 4, 2003.


He was ordained as a minister on August 2, 1998 at Triedstone Missionary Baptist Church, under Bishop Jerome Ross. He is the husband of Minister of Music Nichole and the proud father of Alexa Nichole Humphrey.  The family shares a very important role in the ministry along side Pastor Humphrey.  


Under the leadership of Pastor Lance Humphrey, the church has grown from 35 members to over 900.  Pastor Humphrey spear-headed an extremely successful building campaign: "The Rehoboth Blessing Building Fund." The groundbreaking ceremony service was held on September 24, 2006.

In 2008, construction of the new church was began and on March 8, 2009 Pastor Humphrey held his first service in the Edifice.


In 2010, work on Phase Two of the building project was started and is due to be completed soon.


Pastor Humphrey is anointed, appointed, and approved by God to sow His Word with the people. When he sows the Word he is just like a tree planted by the rivers of water, strong and mighty. Mighty and effective, as he preaches, Jesus Saves. But most importantly he is saved, sanctified and satisfied with Jesus.