Our Pastor


Rob Gouge, Pastor              Email: pastorrob@mzbcspartanburg.org

Pastor Rob has served Mount Zion since January 1, 2014.  He is our lead pastor and our worship pastor. He and his wife Sharon were married March 31, 1990.  They have two children, Josiah Daniel and Lauren Grace.  Pastor Rob has been in full time ministry since August, 1998.  He has served as Minister of Music, Youth and Children's Pastor, and Associate Pastor.  Prior to serving in church ministry, Pastor Rob worked in the retail and banking industries.  Pastor Rob has a love for music and loves to minister in preaching and in song.

Pastor Rob holds a Bachelor of Divinity Degree from Andersonville Theological Seminary in Camilla, GA, a Master of Divinity Degree in Church Leadership from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary (Liberty University) in Lynchburg, VA, and is currently pursuing a Doctorate of Ministry Degree from Andersonville Theological Seminary in Camilla, GA.  Pastor Rob also serves on the Board of Directors of High Point Academy, a free public charter school in Spartanburg, and on the Board of Directors of Only He Gets the Glory Ministries in Stearns, KY.

Pastor Rob is called by God to lead his congregation in discipleship, evangelism, church growth, and God's vision for the church.  Pastor Rob loves people.  He feels a special calling from the Lord to be a shepherd to the people of his congregation through regular personal ministry to them.