Pastor Doug Duty and his wife Deb joined Salem Baptist Church in December 2021 and preached his first sermon on January 2, 2022. They have been in full time ministry since 2000.
Doug and Deb are natives of Tennessee and first met in 1983 and married a year later. They have lived all over the south, as well various parts of the world. Together their life journeys have taken them over half the world in 26 countries.
They served churches in Virginia, Tennessee and North Carolina. Also, Doug has a Doctorate of Ministry in Theology.
They both love to serve, challenge, and encourage people to live to their God given gifts and potential. Doug and Deb love family time, working out, cooking anything and everything, being outside, driving, and traveling.