Church Leaders & Staff

Austin Keller

Lead Minister

Austin Keller has served as the lead minister for Ubly Christian Church since it was planted. Prior to beginning at Ubly Christian Church, Austin served as associate minister at Novesta Church of Christ. Austin received both his Bachelor's degree in preaching and his Master's degree in church leadership from Central Christian College of the Bible in Moberly, Missouri. Austin currently lives in his hometown of Argyle with his wife Sarah and their three children - Lydia, Isaac, and Lewis. 

Ken Peters


Ken has served on the leadership team since the launch of the church in 2018. His passions are hunting, canning, working with water boilers, and being with family. Ken recently celebrated his 34 years of marriage with his beautiful wife Patricia.

Jerry Peplinski


Jerry has served on the leadership team since 2021. His passions are helping his daughters with college, photography, finances, and spending time with his family. Jerry and Sandy also recently celebrated their 29th year of marriage. 

Floyd Tenbusch


Floyd has served on the leadership team since 2020. His passions are digging dirt with his excavator, hunting, and being with his grandchildren. Floyd and Lois celebrated their 36th year of marriage.