Pastor Tony Dutyand his wife Christa have 4 children, Kayla, Rebekah, Joshua, and Emily. Pastor Duty has served the Lord in various ministries throughout his adult life. He traveled and ministered with the music group Sound Doctrine for thirteen years. During which time he surrendered to preach the gospel and preached on the street, in prison and youth detention facilities and churches in various cities around the country.
Pastor Duty also served as an associate under Pastor Bob Nogalski of Victory Baptist Church in Clarkston, MI for ten years. During his time at Victory Baptist he taught the adult Sunday School class and Children's Church, preached in the nursing home, and supplied the pulpit when Pastor Nogalski was away. He has also filled the pulpit for other churches in lower Michigan.
Pastor Duty worked in the steel and automotive industry as a laborer, supervisor and engineer for twenty years and understands what it takes to serve the Lord while working a full time job and raising a family.
Pastor and Mrs. Duty and their family are very excited about serving the Lord in Boyne City and seeing what the Lord will continue to do in Boyne City through First Baptist Church.