Our Staff

Mark Bond, Minister of Worship & Discipleship


The Elders will quickly begin the search for a new Lead Pastor. In the meantime, they will be using other resources to present the weekly sermon and handle the remaining duties of the Lead Pastor.


Mark Bond, Worship MinisterDiscipleship

Mark’s heart beats to see others truly experience the freedom that Christ offers and to respond in the pursuit of a genuine relationship with Jesus. Mark enjoys a playing a round of golf or taking in a baseball game in any ballpark (but he is especially fond of the St. Louis Cardinals). Most of all, he enjoys time with his family and laughing with his wife, Rachel and their 6 kids. Click here to contact Mark Bond.

Rachel Bond, Children's Ministry Director

Rachel enjoys being able to teach children about God and seeing them develop a strong relationship with Him. She loves serving families and empowering them to lead their families. Rachel and her husband Mark are the proud parents of six children ranging in age from 5 years old to 16 years old. Click here to contact Rachel Bond.


Sarah Garvin, Administrative Assistant

Sarah, her husband Jacob, and their young children, Brooks and Lou, moved to Batesville in 2017. Sarah is a Jill-of-all-trades with a wide-ranging geographic and professional background. Since November 2018, she has been the friendly voice on the other end of the phone when you call the church office. Outside of keeping BCC organized and connected, she enjoys exploring the outdoors, long meals with good friends, and curling up with a good book.  Click here to contact Sarah Garvin.


The Elders have begun the process of searching for a full-time Youth Pastor who will be responsible for leading and overseeing our middle school through college-age ministries.

Vanderbloemen Search Group is conducting the initial phases of finding our next Youth Minister.  If you have interest in this position, please seek more information here.