Communion Chapel Staff

 

Lead Pastor Roderick and Darlene Barnes

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Roderick Barnes was born and raised in San Antonio, Texas. He attended Sam Houston High School and went from there to Rice University. It was there that Roderick was introduced to Campus Crusade for Christ. Through their weekly meetings and conferences Roderick heard the gospel over and over again. Although he was raised in a Christian home he had been holding out on making a commitment. During the winter break of his sophomore year, after hearing a compelling call to trust Christ he did.

Roderick finished Rice in 1993 and immediately began both working in Information Technology and preaching. One year out of college he married a girl he had known since the third grade (Darlene) and together they began a technology company and serving in churches. Roderick eventually began preaching regularly with Campus Crusade and local churches. In 2006 he and Darlene began helping with church plants and then planted a church in San Antonio.

Roderick enjoys programming, preaching, time with his family, mentoring men, and watching bad science fiction. In 2020 he accepted a role as Lead Pastor with Communion Chapel.

Pastor Mike and Rosemary Pratt

Equipping Pastor Mike and Rosemary Pratt

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Pastor Mike Pratt is a native of St. Louis, MO. He came to trust Jesus Christ as his personal savior while in college in 1973 through the ministry of Campus Crusade for Christ (now known as Cru). After five years with a traveling basketball ministry known as Athletes in Action, he enrolled and graduated from Dallas theological seminary. Mike and his wife Rosemary have three married children- Aaron, Carrie, and Nathan. Jordan recently graduated from college in Dallas, TX. Mike led Communion Chapel as Senior Pastor from 2007 to 2020. He now serves as Equipping Pastor.

Administrative Assistant – Brianne Rocamontes

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Brianne serves as the part-time Administrative Assistant at Communion Chapel. She started this position around September, 2008. She has been attending Communion Chapel since the summer of 2007. She is also the Director of the Elementary Sunday School and has a passion for the growth of children. Brianne is a native Texan, she grew up in Corpus Christi, TX. She began her personal journey with the Lord at the age of 4. She has been married since 1992 to Rudy Rocamontes, and they have four children. Between managing their home, home schooling, working, and helping the church, she manages to stay busy.

 

Josh Tagle

Josh was born in dusty Lubbock, TX but raised in sunny San Diego, CA. He is a first generation college graduate from Texas State University, where he obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies in 2013. Josh came to faith in Jesus Christ in 2009 while in college through a campus ministry called Cru during his freshman year. He currently serves as Pastoral Assistant and Co-Director of the Young Adult Ministry at Communion Chapel. Josh enjoys hiking, dancing, playing board games and is passionate about serving others and building community.

Alexandra Zaborowske

Allie was born and raised in Spring, TX. In 2015, she began school at the University of Texas at San Antonio, where she played on the UTSA Women’s Ultimate Frisbee Team and participated in Cru, a campus ministry at UTSA. During her freshman year, through the ministry of Cru, she accepted Jesus Christ as her savior and Lord. She graduated with a degree in Architecture in 2019 and is now serving as Media Coordinator and Co-Director of the Young Adult Ministry for Communion Chapel. Allie enjoys being outside, painting, and graphic design.

Church Elders

Robert Belz- robertbelz@communionchapelefca.org

Thomas “Tom” Haines

Guillermo “G” Medina

Dan Strader- musicdirector@communionchapelefca.org

Mike Pratt

Roderick Barnes