Church Staff

Our church staff is available to meet with you or answer any questions you might have.

  • Paul Joiner

    Senior Pastor

    Paul is a graduate of the University of Tennessee and Reformed Theological Seminary. He spent 12 years doing campus ministry with Reformed University Fellowship (RUF). His wife, Jill, is a native of Columbia. And, they have three children: Samuel, Sarah Grace, and Kara. He is a rabid University of Tennessee fan, and has a strict dessert-before-dinner philosophy (you must start with the most important).



  • Chad Middlebrooks

    Associate Pastor

    Chad is a graduate of the University of Georgia and Reformed Theological Seminary. He and his wife Jessica are both from Georgia. They have four children: Asa, Ellie, Reid, and Ivey.



  • Daniel Casselli

    Youth Director

    Daniel is a native of Tampa, FL and a graduate of Grove City College. He and his wife Alexa share a love for good food and traveling abroad. They moved to Columbia and joined the Zion family in the fall of 2016.


  • Kathy Mullery

    Secretary and Bookkeeping

  • Kathy Bain

    Secretary and Media/Communications