Dick and Beth Gilbert have been pastoring at Slusser's for the past 31 years, Pastor Gilbert completed his studies at Warner Southern College where he met his wife Beth, and upon graduation accepted the call to Slusser's Chapel as Senior Pastor.


Beth serves as Minister of Worship where she, with the help of the Worship Band lead the congregation each week in a time a worship and song. She directs the Sanctuary Adult Choir and also oversees the Christian Education program.


They have 3 children (Josh, Adam and Whitney) and 7 grandchildren (Sophie, Charlie, Ava, Isabella and Zooey (Josh's) and Jordan & Caymen (Adam's). Josh continues his music career in Indianapolis, In., Adam works for the Walgreens Corporation in Raleigh, N.C. and Whitney is the Youth Development Director at the YMCA in Goldsboro. N.C. The Gilberts are very proud of their kids but are quick to admit that grand-parenting is the best!