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Pastor Sally Bell Biography
Pastor Sally Bell was born and raised in Altoona, Pa. She attended West Virginia University in Morgantown, earning a bachelor's degree in journalism. Later, she attended the Vet Tech Institute in Pittsburgh, where she earned an associate's degree in veterinary technology.
Pastor Sally is in her third year of seminary at the Methodist Theological School in Ohio (MTSO). Her planned graduation date is May 2022.
Pastor Sally is a licensed local pastor in the Western PA Conference of the United Methodist Church. She is currently serving Calvary UMC in Greenville as senior pastor. She lives with her husband, Drew Bell, and son, Alex, in Hermitage. Pastor Drew Bell is currently serving New Virginia UMC in Hermitage.
Pastor Sally, Drew, and Alex love family time. They enjoy reading, art, and nature. Their family is extended to include three dogs, a cat, two birds, and a rabbit. All of the animals are rescues, from Sally's previous experience in the animal rescue community.
Pastor Sally received her call into ministry while serving as a lay speaker in her home congregation of Polk UMC. Pastor Sally is a firm believer that, as the apostle Paul writes in 2 Timothy, all scripture is inspired by God and equips followers for good works (3:16). Everything we need to know about life can be found in scripture! Pastor Sally is passionate about developing relationship with Jesus Christ and being in community with others. She focuses on Jesus’ commandment to “love your neighbor as yourself” (Matthew 22: 39) in her ministry.