Our Staff

Mark Bond, Minister of Worship & Discipleship

Bryce Hotchkiss, Lead Pastor

Bryce has a passion for making disciples for Jesus by communicating the Word in a way that honors the original meaning yet also makes its truth relevant for the world of today.  Bryce is originally from Florida, but has lived in the Midwest since graduating from Ozark Christian College. He and his wife Kelsey have been married since June 2010, and they have two amazing sons named Chandler and Brannigan. Click here to contact Bryce Hotchkiss.


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.