Matt is the lead pastor at Westminster Baptist Church. He and his wife Rachel, and their 2 year old daughter Everleigh moved to Maryland from Dallas, Texas in April. Before coming to WBC, Matt was a Discipleship Pastor, Student Pastor and Missionary since 2007. He graduated from Ouachita Baptist University with a degree in Christian Studies with a dual emphasis in Theology and Ministry (12’). He graduated with an Advanced Masters of Divinity from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (16’) and is pursuing a doctorate in Christian Leadership from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Matt was raised in Georgia, but has been studying in Alabama, Arkansas, Texas, and North Carolina. Matt & Rachel have a passion for seeing people pursue Jesus in the greater Carroll County area. They are passionate about equipping the church to make disciples locally and globally who are enjoying God’s goodness while bringing Him glory.
Pastor Glen began serving at Westminster Baptist Church in August 2013 Part-Time as Contemporary Worship Leader. In January 2014, he became the Full-Time Worship Pastor with additional responsibilities in Discipleship, Teaching, Preaching and Missions.
He previously served as founding Pastor of Quest Community Church and Associate Pastor of New Hope Fellowship Church. Pastor Glen received training for his Masters Degree in Biblical Studies at Trinity College of the Bible Theological Seminary and was ordained in 2003. He also received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mass Communications from Towson State University in 1979.
Pastor Glen has traveled as an international conference speaker and has trained pastors in Haiti, Ethiopia, and Mozambique. He also leads retreats, workshops, and plays concerts locally.
Pastor Glen and his wife Barbara have three married sons - Jeremy, Justin and Jordan Willet. They make up the band Willet who serve the Lord as missionaries and advocates for the poor.
Worship Leader & Sanctuary Choir Director
Lynn Johnson has served as the Worship Leader and Sanctuary Choir Director (8:30 Traditional Service) since the Spring of 2007. She has been a member of the church since 1997. Previously, she served as Worship Leader and Choir Director at Valley Baptist Church where she was responsible for the Adult Choir, College Chorale and the Youth Choir. She was also Choir Director and Song Leader at Reisterstown Baptist Church.
Secretary and Children's Ministry Administrator
Barbara Harrison has served at WBC since Feb. 2016 as church secretary and Children's Ministry Administrator since 2018. She previously served as Preschool Director and Children's Ministry Director at Northwest Baptist Church and Crossroads Church. She is using her administrative skills to serve at WBC. Barbara has 3 grown children.
Jeff serves as the volunteer Church Administrator overseeing all maintenance of our church facilities and grounds. Both he and his wife, Barbara, are retired from the Social Security Administration. They have two daughters, Heather married to Kevin and Julie married to Stephen and 4 grandchildren: Allisyn, Emily, Olivia and Wyatt. They have been faithful members of Westminster Baptist Church since 1981.