The staff at Good News includes Steve DuPlessie, an elder who serves full time as the Teaching Pastor, and Ben Parker, the Director of Youth Ministries.
Steve DuPlessie serves as one of the elders and is on the staff at Good News as the Teaching Pastor.
In 2005 - after serving as an elder here while working for 25 years in a marketing position in the business world - the elders asked Steve to leave his marketing career and serve at the Chapel full time.
e is the co-founder of Saltshaker
, a cross-denominational compassion ministry "Uniting the church of Attleboro
to love the city of Attleboro."Steve and his
wife Deb have been married for over 36 years.
They have three married children and seven very cool grandchildren.
Steve was educated at RI College and Trinity International University, and is a summa cum laude graduate of Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary (MA-Urban Ministry).
is the author of "Obeying Jesus: The seven commands for every disciple," and "Deadly: Confronting the seven deadly sins" (both published by Anapauo Press
, available at amazon.com).
enjoys kayaking with Deb on the rivers in New England and reading a good book.