Meet the Team
Doug Dunbar, Lead Pastor
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.
Ben Jepsen, Executive Pastor
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.
Tammy Battersby, Community Care Coordinator
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.
Social Media Links: Gospel Chapel's Blessings | Facebook
Lindsay Hiebert-Edwards, Office Administrator
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.
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.
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Support Staff: Ben Jepsen
- Doug Dunbar, Freedom Session
- Bill/Laura Fehr, Freedom in Christ
- Unoccupied Position, Community Groups
- Ben Jepsen, Congregational Care Team
- Derek TeBrinke, Men's Fraternity
Tim Metz, Evangelism Team Leader
Support Staff: Tammy Battersby
- Tammy Battersby, Community Care
- Peter/Evelyn Brown, Missions
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- Darrell Hardy, Christmas Hamper Program
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- Unoccupied, Hospitality
- Eric/Karis Moes, Alpha
- Dale Redford, Lodge
Rob McIver, Worship Team Leader
Support Staff: Doug Dunbar
- Dustin Campeau, Ushers/Greeters
- Brittani Chursinoff & Becky TeBrinke, Music
- John Feenstra, Sound
- Sheryl McIver, Projection
- Bethany Thate, Interior Decorating
Sheryl McIver, Worship Team Leader