Daniel S. MacAvoy has been pastor of Hanover Baptist Church since 1997. Prior to coming to HBC, he pastored for 13 years in Maryland and Pennsylvania. (email)
Ministry training includes: Bachelor of Arts from Bob Jones University, Master of Ministry from Bethany Theological Seminary, Counseling Certificate from Christian Counseling and Educational Foundation and Master of Ministry from Virginia Baptist College.
He has served with the advisory board and faculty of Veritas Baptist College; as vice president of Jehovah Jireh Ministry; as secretary, treasurer and steering committee of the Virginia Assembly of Independent Baptists and as president, vice president and secretary of Atlantic Independent Baptist Fellowship.
Pastor and Janice served in Kenya for 15 months. They have traveled abroad to preach in Haiti, Jamaica, Ireland, Italy, Puerto Rico, Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria and the Philippines.
Dan and Janice have been married since 1979. Janice is a BJU graduate. Their children's families include:
Jonathan M. Threlfall has been the assistant pastor of Hanover Baptist Church since January 2017. Prior to HBC, he served as assistant pastor for 8 years in North Carolina.
Ministry training includes Bachelor's and Master's degrees from Bob Jones University and a Doctor of Philosophy degree from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.
Jonathan and Christa have been married since 2008. Christa is also a BJU graduate. They have four children: Anna Grace, Nate, Miles and Karis.