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 an amazing son named Chandler.  Click here to contact Bryce Hotchkiss.


Mark Bond, Worship MinisterDiscipleship

Mark, his wife Rachel, and their children Ruthy, Moriah and Javan moved to Batesville in May of 2014.  Mark and Rachel are both graduates from Central Christian College of the Bible and have been partners in ministry for nearly 20 years.  They have been foster parents since 2012 and adopted their son, Kayden and daughter, Abigail in 2018. 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 Him through discipleship. Mark enjoys taking in a baseball game in any ballpark and is especially fond of the St. Louis Cardinals. Most of all, he enjoys time with his family, laughing with his wife and kids, and throwing a fishing line in the water with them all.  Click here to contact Mark 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.

A copy of the job description for the position of Youth Pastor can be found here.