Sunday Morning – 8:00 a.m. Sunday School – 9:00 a.m. – Prayer Service 9:30 a.m. – Worship Service​ | Tuesday Night Worship – 7:00 p.m.

Our Pastor

Dr. Samuel Jackson Gilbert II


“I greet you in the name of He who orders our steps, meets us with mercy and answers every one of our prayers. I greet you in the name of Jesus Christ! Thank you for visiting our website. I invite you to worship with us this Sunday. There is a blessing that awaits you, as the power of God is truly felt at each meeting. Please click on the link below to hear more about our church. Be Blessed!”

About Dr. Gilbert


Dr. Samuel J. Gilbert II is the proud pastor of the Mount Sinai Baptist Church in Houston, Texas. Affectionately called “The Mountain Church” Dr. Gilbert II has laborer on this journey for over 21 years. Under his leadership, the church which is a pillar in the Houston Heights community, has evolved into a traditional bible believing church with a contemporary flair. With over 25 ministries and a vibrant staff of committed leaders, Dr. Gilbert’s ministry is touching lives and changing hearts one message at a time.

A graduate of Bishop College, Virginia Union University and Howard University, Dr. Gilbert is a diligent student of God’s Word, with a yearning and a burning for teaching and expository preaching. Dr. Gilbert is the son of Dr. Samuel J. Gilbert Sr., Pastor Emeritus of Mount Sinai Baptist Church and President Emeritus of Houston Metropolitan Baptist Ministers Conference. He also has one son, Sam III, a graduate of Georgetown College in Kentucky.


Professional Affiliations and Memberships


Houston Metropolitan Baptist Ministers Conference – President
Howard University Alumni Association

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated
Independent Missionary Baptist Association
Participated in Proclaimers Place – Oxford, England (2007)
National Baptist Convention of America, (2002-2010) served as Chairman of the Education Board
National Baptist Convention USA, Inc.

Personal Statement

I am dedicated to upholding the highest standards of Christian Ministry Ethics and personal integrity, as I have been called to represent Christ in every area of my personal and professional life.