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Daddy’s Girl

March 7, 2020
By Naquanna Comeaux

Rodolfo Salcedo thought he had the remedy to help make his young daughter, Natalia, feel happy again.

Generational Blessings

March 6, 2020
By Naquanna Comeaux

Mayuri Flores de Vilchez’s big, beautiful smile reflects her gratitude for all that God has done in her life. A tenacious yet compassionate woman, she’s known to make bold sacrifices for her family, especially her children.

Embrace Grace

Embrace Grace

February 28, 2020

In 2008, Amy Ford attended Pink Impact and came out with a vision. God reminded her of herself 11 years earlier: pregnant and alone. Then she saw herself throwing baby showers for other girls in the same spot, and Amy knew what God was calling her to do.

Chase and Josey Edwards

More than a Musical

February 14, 2020
By Katherine Randall

In 2013, years after some disappointments pursuing a career in the world of dancing and acting, Josey Chapman was once more auditioning to be in a show. Despite nerves and the potential to be rejected, she knew she had to do it.

A Steady Rudder

February 3, 2020

“The way my cancer was discovered was truly a ‘God thing.’ I had bought a term life insurance policy in 2002, and it came up for renewal in 2012. During that time, I had a doctor monitoring some spots on my liver."

God's Chosen People

January 24, 2020
By Katie Smith

The Messianic Jewish Bible Institute is merging with Gateway's Jewish ministry to form the new Gateway Center for Israel. Read more about the origins of this amazing center and how God is calling the Church to love the Jewish people. 

Going the Distance

January 16, 2020

“After my son Josh’s freshman year of college, I suspected something was going on, so I told him that I wanted him to have a drug test before I would pay for any more schooling."

Craig Carillo’s Story

November 27, 2019

How Craig Carillo’s life changed after Gateway’s Christmas musical.

The Seventh Lap

November 15, 2019

"My son Ryder has been battling daily seizures since he was eight months old. In January 2018, I went to a women’s retreat and the Holy Spirit told me that Ryder was on his seventh lap—the walls were going to come down just like Jericho!"

When Kids Pray

November 15, 2019

"This winter I fell while rehearsing worship for our Gateway Kids’ services and later learned four ligaments in my left ankle had severe third-degree sprains, and my talus bone was fractured."

JR Porter

New Life

November 15, 2019

When JR Porter is worshipping God, the devil is turned upside down—literally. The tattoo on his arm is a reminder of the life he’s left behind.

Called to Protect

November 12, 2019
By Katie Smith

Mechele West was a scary five-year-old. At least, that’s what her 24-year-old cousin-in-law thought. No one understood why he played with all the cousins but her or why he jumped at the sound of her voice and left a room when she entered it.

Raising Up Truthseekers

November 12, 2019
By Naquanna Comeaux

John and Linda Schneider are empty nesters, but every other Sunday their home is buzzing with young men and women, the same age as their children. 

Operation Freedom

November 12, 2019
By Katie Smith

When Ro Lopez travels to exotic locations around the world, it’s not for vacation. He arrives with a team of men who all give off the impression that nothing could surprise them.

A Beautiful Future

November 12, 2019

“I had a rough childhood—my innocence was stolen at a very young age. I remember knowing of God as a child, but I didn’t understand the relationship part."

Going into All the World

November 12, 2019

“I felt called to missions when I was 12. It was just after my first Gateway ministry trip to Guatemala with my family."

Anywhere but Africa

November 12, 2019
By Georgette Shuler

Rich Franzen was just a lanky 17-year-old walking through the halls of the church office with no real direction when a children’s pastor stopped him.

Heart of Stewardship

November 12, 2019

“Last winter, I attended one of the messages from the Beyond Blessed series on stewardship and tithing. I’ve always struggled with tithing (i.e., I’ve never done it!). My giving was sporadic and much less than 10 percent."

Prisoner No More

November 12, 2019

"I had several police cars following me, and I didn’t know what to do. Should I make a run for it or accept that I was going back to prison for the third time?"

Car Donation | Larry and Jolene Knopick

October 24, 2019

Larry Knopick is the sole caregiver for his daughter, Jolene, who is battling an incurable, debilitating disease. Traveling can be a difficult process for both of them, but watch Gateway surprise them with a new car that makes traveling easier!

Because of You global story on work in Brazil

Churches Along the Amazon

October 11, 2019

Amid the lush green landscape along the Amazon River, churches are coming to life. Hear how God is using our partnership with PAZ to reach people in hard-to-reach areas of Brazil.

Hala Saad

A Life-Changing Word

September 28, 2019

Hala Saad felt a burden for the people of her homeland in the Middle East but didn’t know what she could do living so far away in the United States. 

Faith. Family. Fishing.

August 10, 2019

“I grew up fishing. It’s something that was passed down to me from both sides of my family, so it’s in my blood. But it became a number-one priority in my life above everything else."

Amy Calvey

Rebuilding Hope

August 10, 2019
By Katie Smith

Amy Calvey’s been dancing. She puts socks on and slides across her shiny kitchen floor in a dance of pure childlike joy. It’s a moment that stands apart, because grief has been weighing her down the past few years.