Elder Charles H. Kitchens is the Pastor of Zion Rest PBC. He has been a member of Zion Rest church for over 30 years, and he has been serving the church as Pastor for over 20 years. He and his wife, Doris, live in Jasper, and they have three grown children with their own families who also live in Jasper.

Elder Charles has had the opportunity to travel to Africa multiple times to preach the gospel in Tanzania and Kenya.  Locally, he assists the JAMES ministry, and he has also provided counseling to individuals and couples.


Derrick Kitchens and his wife, Sami, live in Jasper, AL with their two young children.

Derrick has also had the opportunity to travel to Africa to preach the gospel in Tanzania and Kenya.  In addition, he has counseled several young individuals, seeking to provide Biblical wisdom in a variety of situations.


Adam Kinsaul and his wife, Emily, live in Jasper and have four young children.  He also works as a Nurse Practitioner with UAB Hospital in Birmingham, AL.

Adam has also traveled multiple times to Africa to not only preach the gospel, but also provide health clinics to the local communities.  He is the Medical Director for Sweetwater Outreach, a non-profit whose mission is to provide clean, safe water and education for communities in Africa.


Ronald Mullen

Ronald Mullen has been serving as a deacon with Zion Rest for over 10 years. He and his wife, Sherry, live in Jasper, AL and they have one grown daughter.