About Us Meet the Team

Meet the Team

Meet the Team
Staff Members

Doug Dunbar, Lead Pastor

Doug Dunbar

Pastor Doug began as Lead Pastor at Gospel Chapel in April 2018. Sarah and Doug were married December 21, 1996, and they have five children: Kara, Cadance, Kristen, Caleb, and Corban. Friday is pizza and movie night in the Dunbar house and is pretty much sacred. Doug’s hobbies include music…and that’s pretty much it. 

Favourite Movies: Star Wars (except the last three). Favourite Coffee: Caramel Macchiato. Favourite Dessert: Cinnamon Buns with Cream Cheese Frosting.

Email: ddunbar@gospelchapelgf.com

Ben Jepsen, Executive Pastor

Ben Jepsen

Ben Jepsen was born and raised right here in Grand Forks B.C. and grew up attending Gospel Chapel. He and his wife Shayna have two kids Norah and Miles who love growing up here and being a part of Gospel Chapel. Ben has a BA in Youth Ministry and a MA in Christian Leadership. He has served as a youth pastor at Gospel Chapel for ten years and is now in his first year as the Executive Pastor. Ben loves watching Canucks games, reading, writing, playing sports, video games, and going on adventures with his family. 

Email: bjepsen@gospelchapelgf.com

Tammy Battersby, Community Care Coordinator

Tammy Battersby

Equipped by the Holy Spirit, supported by her family, joined by an army of volunteers from Gospel Chapel and community, she uses creativity in responding to the current and ongoing practical needs of the Boundary Region. Her life experiences, gained while growing up here, are now poured back into community with this purpose: That all could taste of His love for them.

Email: tbattersby@gospelchapelgf.com

Social Media Links: Gospel Chapel's Blessings | Facebook

Lindsay Hiebert-Edwards, Office Administrator

Lindsay Hiebert-Edwards

Lindsay moved to Grand Forks in 2013 and is the newest member on staff. Lindsay has a background in administration as well as in health and community service related fields. She loves learning and building strong relationships with those in her community. Reading, writing, and hiking are a few of her passions. She tries to keep things real and wants to make sure everyone, no matter their circumstances or background, feels welcome. 

Email: ledwards@gospelchapelgf.com

Rick Moes, Treasurer

Rick Moes

Rick has been retired now for 3 years after working 40 years in the aerospace industry. He and Chris joined Gospel Chapel in 2019 after moving back to BC to be closer to family.

Email: rmoes.gcgf@gmail.com

Dan Dunbar, Maintenance

Dan Dunbar

Email: dan.dunbar@gospelchapelgf.com

Jen Boschmann, Janitorial

Jen has been serving as janitor of the Gospel Chapel building since September 2018.  She is married to her husband, Tony, and they have 2 grown sons.

She is grateful to the Lord Jesus for the opportunity to work here at Gospel Chapel.

Email: jtboschmann@yahoo.ca


Tony Boschmann

Tony Boschmann

Email: jtboschmann@yahoo.ca

Devin Chursinoff 

Devin Chursinoff

Email: dchursinoff@gmail.com

Richard Friesen

Richard Friesen

Email: richardcfriesen@gmail.com

Rick Moes

Rick Moes

Email: rmoes.gcgf@gmail.com

Ed Trainer

Ed Trainer

Email: edsharontrainer6@gmail.com

Team Leaders

Discipleship Ministry

Family Ministry

Hannah Bueckert, Team Leader

Hannah Bueckert

Email: hannahbeuckert@hotmail.com

Ministry Leaders:


  • Doug Dunbar, Freedom Session
  • Bill/Laura Fehr, Freedom in Christ
  • Ben Jepsen, Community Groups
  • Eric/Karis Moes, Alpha
  • Derek TeBrinke, Men's Fraternity

Gwen Pauls, Family Team Leader

Gwen Pauls

Email: gwendolynpauls@gmail.com

Ministry Leaders:


  • Heather Campeau, Sunday School
  • Geoff Gobbett, CSB Stockade
  • Lance Martens, CSB Battalion




Worship Ministry

Rob McIver, Worship Team Leader

Rob McIver

Email: rsmciver88@gmail.com

Ministry Leaders:


  • Dustin Campeau, Ushers/Greeters
  • Brittani Chursinoff & Becky TeBrinke, Music 
  • John Feenstra, Sound
  • Sheryl McIver, Projection
  • Bethany Thate, Interior Decorating

Sheryl McIver, Worship Team Leader

Sheryl McIver

Email: rsmciver88@gmail.com


Evangelism Ministry

Tim Metz, Team Leader

Email: tim.metz97@gmail.com

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