Church Staff

Tim Hassler- Senior Pastor

Bro. Tim earned his BA in Liberal Arts from Samford University in Birmingham.  He also earned his Master of Divinity from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary

He has been in full-time Christian Ministry since 2000.

Bro. Tim came to Bellview in the Spring of 2003 as Youth Pastor where he served 5 and a half years. He took his first Pastorate at Fairview Baptist Church in Gadsden AL, before returning to Bellview in the Winter of 2011 as Senior Pastor.

Outside of the Gospel Ministry of Jesus, his greatest passion is for his family. Married to his wife since 2000, Danette, and their 3 children, Hunter, Hallee, and Hughston.

Jerry Tyson- Youth & College Pastor

Bro. Jerry earned his BS in History with a minor in coaching. He also earned his Master of Arts in Christian Education from Jacksonville Theological Seminary.

He has been in ministry since 1999.

Bro. Jerry came to Bellview in January of 2014. He came from Bethany Baptist Church in Andalusia, AL where he served for five years. Before that he served at a various churches in Florida.

Bro. Jerry loves spending time with his wife, Ashley, and their two children, Kinston and Kenna. Jerry and Ashley have been married since April of 2003. Outside of his passion for serving Christ, he loves playing sports and being around people.

Jason Rice- Worship Pastor

Jason earned his BA in Music from Leavell College of New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary in May 2016. Jason accepted the call to be Worship Pastor of Bellview Baptist Church in April of 2017. 

Jason is a native of the Birmingham area and loves spending time with his new bride Dakota. They have been married since Decemeber 2016.

Debi Gaston- Church Administrator 

Debi began her ministry at Bellview in April of 2012. She came to us after numerous years of service with State Farm Insurance Company. Debi and her husband Phil have been a faithful part of Bellview since 1998.



Ministry Leaders

Kim Carter- Preschool Director
           Charles Carter- Men’s Ministry
Barry & Sonja Thomas- Children’s Ministry
Karen Elliott- Women’s Ministry
Chuck Blevins- Small Groups Ministry