Pastor Zellers received his Bachelor of Arts Degree from Concordia Teachers College – Seward Nebraska in 1983. He then served in the U.S. Army for four years receiving numerous awards before being honorably discharged in 1987. He received his Master’s of Divinity Degree from Concordia Theological Seminary – Fort Wayne Indiana in 1991.
He vicared at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Ft. Dodge, Iowa (1989-90) and was ordained June 9, 1991. Pastor Zellers has served St. Peter and St. Paul Lutheran Churches of Beach and Belfield, North Dakota. St. Andrew Lutheran Church of West Fargo, North Dakota. St. John Lutheran Church of Weber, Minnesota. And most recently, Zion Lutheran Church of Bismarck, North Dakota.