Our Mission



As a progressive church proclaiming the Word of God, we purpose to make Disciples of Christ by:



The Office Staff


Kenneth Dean

Kenneth A. Dean, Senior Pastor

Kenneth has been Senior Pastor of Mount Zion since January 1999. He and his wife Mercedes have three children and two large dogs.


Lyn Griffith

Lyn Griffith, Secretary

Lyn became Mount Zion's Secretary in 2002 after a career in engineering and manufacturing. Lyn enjoys family time, reading and studying the Bible, and history.


BJ Myers

BJ Myers, Financial Secretary

BJ has served in various financial roles at Mount Zion since 1980. She is also a retired Anderson County high school science teacher.


Brandon Groves

Brandon Groves, Music Director

Brandon is a talented and annointed musician and published songwriter who has been Music Director at Mount Zion since 2001, when he was still a senior in high school.


Carlton Griffith

Carlton Griffith, Technical Director

Carlton is a photographer and school district educational technology specialist. He is the lead audio/video tech for most church functions and he coordinates Mount Zion's Internet and social media presence.


Walt Jefferson

Walt Jefferson, Custodian

Walt, a Veteran who served in Korea, is a life-long Belton resident and Mount Zion member. Prior to becoming the Custodian in 2009, he was a professional house painter.