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At Zion Church of Kurten we are blessed with a fulltime Senior Pastor, our part-time music pastor and a part time administrative assistant. 

Senior Pastor- Aubrey Rodgers aubrey.zionchurch@gmail.com
image1 (1)Aubrey joined the Zion Family in December of 2016. He began serving the Lord in 1987. Ministry experience includes Pulpit, Prison, Youth and Family, and Christian Education. He graduated from the College of Biblical Studies at Abilene Christian University with a degree in Bible in the fall of 1997. Aubrey and his wife Tami have been married since July 4th, 2009 and have 3 sons; Logan, Jordan, and Cody.

Music Pastor- Mark Bendiksen mark.zionchurch@gmail.com
Mark has been part of the Zion family since October of 2000, after spending ten years as the pianist of Grace Bible Church. A longtime resident of the Brazos Valley, he also works full-time as a software engineer for a local company. Mark and his wife Linda have been married for over twenty-five years and have been blessed with four children: Davey, Kenny, Maria and Evan.


Administrative Assistant- AllysonSargeant info.zionchurch@gmail.com
Allyson grew up attending Zion and started as Administrative Assistant in 2018. Her office hours are 9am - 1pm, Monday - Friday each week.

Board Of Elders - These are men selected by the congregation to lead the church, cast vision, shepherd, and guide the church according to the standards set forth in I Timothy and Titus.


Paul Jenkins- Finance

Stan Ketchum-Facilities & Events

Doug Sinclair - Awana

Monty Dozier-Women's Ministry - currently on sabbatical

Matt Ward-Men's Ministry, ZYM, Carolina Creek, and Scholarship

Aubrey Rodger- Missions, Meals of Love, Adult Sunday School, Office, & VBS. 

Larry Thompson-Worship/Choir Communion


Philip Mundine-Finance

Doug Anderson-Facilities & Events

Don Veazey-Awana, Worship/Choir Communion

Glen Bond-Women's Ministry

Matt Brunson- Missions and Meals of Love

Jordan Januse-Youth (toddler-5th), and Carolina Creek (Wild K-5th)

Mark Stasny- Adult Sunday School, Office, & VBS

Brian Gueck - Men’s Ministry and ZYM