Reverend Dr. Jeffrey R. Ball Pastor of the Mt. Olive Baptist Church, 651 Mt. Olive Road, Dundalk, MD 21222, March 2010 to present. Assistant Pastor from May 2008 to March 2010. Associate Minister from November 2004 to May 2008. Volunteer Chaplain at the Franklin Square Hospital from August 2010 to January 2015. Assistant Chaplain of the Maryland Theological Seminary Alumni Association from September 2006 to March 2013. I Served as the Vice President of the Baltimore County and Vicinity Ministerial Alliance from March 2011 to March 2013. I’m currently serving as the Vice President of the Baltimore County Mission United Churches Turners Station from March 2012 to present and was just appointed the President of the Baltimore County and Vicinity Ministerial Alliance.
I accepted my call into the Ministry in 2004 and was licensed in November. I was ordained in May of 2007 and a few months later became the Assistant Pastor of the Mt. Olive Baptist Church and have been serving as Pastor for the last 6 years.
I received a Bachelor of Theology degree from the Eastern Theological Seminary College, May 2007. I received a Master of Religious Education degree from the Eastern Theological Seminary College, May 2009. I received a Master of Divinity degree in May 2010 and I received a Doctor of Divinity degree in May 2012.
Before accepting my call into the Ministry, I was an ordained Deacon, Chairman of the Trustee Board, Sunday School Superintendent, Male Chorus President and faithful member on all Choirs and have been a faithful member to the Mt. Olive Baptist Church since 1989.
I’ve been married to the most beautiful girl in the world, Mrs. Andrea Ball, now for 28 years and we will celebrate our 29th wedding anniversary on July 29th. We have been blessed with a beautiful young lady, Ms. Alisha Ball, who just graduated from Stevenson University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Human Services with a focus in Health Administration and is she is currently attending Strayer University pursuing an MBA. Praise God! Prior to my moving here to Baltimore, MD I was a faithful member to the Lyells Chapel Baptist Church located in Haynesville, VA. I was a faithful Trustee board member and very active member on all of the church Choirs and was baptized there at the tender age of 6.
But of all things that have been said and written about me in this short bio, there is one thing that stands out most over them all – “I LOVE God our Father, I LOVE God the Son, and I LOVE God the Holy Ghost.”