Our Church Staff

  • Dale Carver

    Pastor Emeritus

    Pastor Dale was born in Bellefonte, Pa. He was the youngest of three children. He trusted in Jesus Christ as his Savior at the age of 16, and felt God’s call to full time pastoral ministry at 17. After graduation from Bald Eagle Area High School, he followed God’s direction to attend Philadelphia College of Bible to prepare for ministry. While there he met Dolores Newton, who would later become his wife. Pastor Carver and Dolores were married, transferred schools to Washington Bible College, and both graduated with a B.A. Degree. Pastor Carver then attended Capital Bible Seminary and graduated with a Master of Theology degree. He was ordained by his local Church, Grace Memorial, in Colmar Manor, Maryland. After serving over 31 years at Hagerstown Bible Church, Pastor Carver retired from full-time ministry in August of 2020.  He continues to counsel and serve the church as the needs arise.  Pastor Carver and Dolores have 7 children and 25 grandchildren.

  • Jeff Noll

    Worship Pastor & Christian Education Director

    Pastor Jeff grew up in Waynesboro, PA. He trusted in Jesus Christ as His Savior at the age of 6. Raised in the church, the son of a choir director and Sunday school teacher, he was called to full time ministry at the age of 17 while working at a church run camp, Pamadeva in Hanover, PA. Following his graduation from Waynesboro Senior High School, he attended Baptist Bible College in Clarks Summit, PA. He graduated from BBC in 1992, with a Bachelor in Sacred Music and Bible. He returned home and began teaching piano at Cumberland Valley School of Music and directing New Dimension, a young adult ministry of Camp Joy-El. During this time, Pastor Jeff met his future wife, Carla. Pastor Jeff was called to Hagerstown Bible church as part-time Worship Leader in January 1996. He was brought on full-time in 1998 to assist in the areas of Christian Education and Senior Ministry. Pastor Jeff and Carla were married in 1996, and now have 4 children.

  • Joan Westervelt


    Joan grew up in Frederick, Maryland, graduating high school there and being a very active member of the local YMCA. She met her husband in 1974 at the Washington DC Greyhound Bus station on his birthday when he was a Navy petty officer traveling home from his 6-month cruise and she was a secretary commuting by bus to Frederick. They married in February 1975 and have 1 daughter, Niki , and 3 grandchildren, Jaina, Margaret and Emmanuel. Joan trusted in Jesus the day before her 16th birthday after being given a tract from a friend. Joan answered God's call to serve in 1983, and is now involved with several children's ministries. She enjoys primitive tent camping and camper camping with her husband Bill, cooking, reading, and chasing after her very fast grandchildren.