Gateways Pastor

Gateway's Pastor Nominating Committee is currently working, discerning and listening to God's voice in finding a new senior pastor to lead Gateway forward. 

Associate Pastor for Missional & Parish Ministries
Rev. Collin Downing.

Collin develops service projects in Ivywild and Westside neighborhoods, creates gatherings for community building, leads worship primarily at Wayfarers and Gateway as requested, serves as coach and mentor to Wayfarers Leadership Team and the Outreach Committee at Gateway.

Congregational Care Pastor
CP Beth Lebsock.

Beth serves as the central point of contact for assessing the spiritual, emotional and physical needs of the congregation and assures care through coordination with Pastors, Deacons, and Shepherds. Leads worship as requested.

Choir Director
Brad Hester

Plans, directs, and rehearses with the Choir (Sept - May) and the Praise Team (year-round).

Myra Patin.

Myra plans, prepares and plays organ/piano for all regular worship services and accompanies the choir and Praise Band.

Office Manger/Bookkeeper
Cari Stelter.

Cari coordinates the administration of the church office, provides secretarial support to the pastors and church officers and serves as the bookkeeper of Gateway.

Nursery Coordinator
Lori Kander.

Lori arranges to have the nursery staffed with an aide and a volunteer on Sunday mornings and for other special services as requested. She provides a curriculum for the youngest children along with play and snacks.

Handbell Director
Jerry Payne.

Jerry directs and plans the music for the hand bells choir.  They perform during worship several times a year.