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Reverend Joel M. Harpold
Pastor

Pastor Joel Harpold    Pastor Joel's Family
fbcsa.joel@frontier.com

Joel and his wife Debbie are both Kanawha County natives, having grown up in neighboring Dunbar.
He has been in full time ministry in the local church setting for 30 years, the last 15 here at FBC St.Albans
Graduate of: West Virginia University BA Psychology
Ashland Theological Seminary MDiv with major of Pastoral Counseling
Ministry Experience:
- Senior High Youth Pastor: Church of the Savior Wooster Ohio 1979-1982
- Associate Pastor: Twentieth Street Baptist Church Huntington WV 1982-1987
- Pastor: Salem Baptist Church Salem WV 1987-1995
- Senior Pastor: First Baptist Church St.Albans 1995-
Joel and Debbie have been married 34 years and have 3 children, Danielle and her husband Anthony,
Joshua and his wife Amanda, and Josiah...as well as 3 grandchildren, Isaiah, Micaiah and Jordyn