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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."

Forever Family

August 10, 2019

“I was orphaned as a baby in China. I’m not sure why my birth parents gave me away. Maybe they were scared; maybe they had more than two children in the family; or maybe they saw that I had birth defects on my ears."

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.

Outreach in Action

August 10, 2019
By Daniel Hopkins

For 20 years, Pastor Michael Hodge has kept his church, Way of Truth, afloat. “I do what needs to be done to keep the lights on,” he says. His tenacity and influence in underserved communities of Dallas is one of the reasons Gateway is partnering with him. 

Hold This Bridge

August 9, 2019
By Katie Smith

Learn how our first campus outside of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex came into our family, and hear Pastor Mike Atkins share how God orchestrated every step.

Nick and Bekah Moes' Story

August 9, 2019

Discover how God used Marriage 911 to restore the Moes’ marriage, bless their family, and inspire them to use their story to help other couples recover from infidelity and save their own marriages.

Raul Garcia

Greater Calling

August 7, 2019
By Naquanna Comeaux

By the time Raul Garcia was 12 years old, he’d gotten used to being teased in school. At 200 pounds and just a little over five-feet tall, he was a daily target for lunchroom bullies who criticized everything he ate.

Jill Van Horn

Bankrupt to Blessed

August 7, 2019
By Daniel Hopkins

When an investment advisor visited the California office where Jill Van Horn owned a medical practice and worked as a doctor, he couldn’t have known she was looking for a way to save money on her taxes.

Daniel Hopkins

Laying It Down

August 7, 2019

I got saved at five years old and grew up in the church but never fully gave my will to God. At 26 years old I was deeply involved in ministry but still had a selfish attitude.

Richard Smissen

New Beginnings

August 7, 2019

One Sunday evening when we were living in Virginia, we happened to see Pastor Robert Morris Ministries on television, and it literally changed the course of my life.

Nathan Samuel

Jesus Healed Me

August 7, 2019

When I was eight years old, I kept feeling like there was something in my eye. If I rubbed it, it felt like it would go away for a couple of seconds and then it would be back. I also had trouble seeing out of it—it was kind of blurry.

Jolene & Larry

Visions of Dancing

August 7, 2019
By Naquanna Comeaux

When you first meet Jolene Knopick, it’s hard not to be inspired by the 23-year-old woman who’s lived with an incurable, debilitating disease since she was barely two years old.

Natalie Salcedo's Story

July 1, 2019

After transferring to a new school, Natalia Salcedo experienced loneliness and was bullied by her classmates. Then, Natalia went to Gateway Students Winter Camp. See how a prophetic word and a revelation from God changed everything.

Haylie Geraci's Story

May 25, 2019

Last year, Haylie Geraci was diagnosed with leukemia. She desperately needed a B negative blood transfusion, but her hospital didn’t have any B negative blood available … until Gateway’s Blood Drive.

Journey of Mercy

May 9, 2019

“I grew up believing God was real and that I could have a personal relationship with Him. But as I got older, my relationship with God started to shift and change, especially in my teenage years."

Captive But Free

May 9, 2019
By Daniel Hopkins

Gateway launches its first campus in a prison.

Relationship Restart

May 9, 2019

“Javier and I met in our fourth-grade piano class. We were friendly acquaintances throughout our school years, but in 2017 everything changed. Both of us were coming out of serious relationships (with children) and difficult seasons ... "

Levels of Love

May 9, 2019

“At a very young age, I often felt alone even though I had family and friends."

Finding His Identity

May 9, 2019
By Naquanna Comeaux

Kyle Adams found true freedom when he confronted his secret life.

The Yes Man

May 8, 2019
By Georgette Shuler

Gateway ministry partner, Charlie Milbrodt, founder and co-leader of Living Word Ministries International (LWMI), has planted this vision at the heart of his mission work in Thailand where he and his wife, Cathy, are “helping people to help themselves.”

More Than Housework

May 8, 2019

"I’m in a widows group at the Grand Prairie Campus, and I heard someone talking about the Men’s Brigade. I didn’t know what it was and when I found out it was a group of men who help widows with handyman work around the house, I asked if they could help me clean my gutters."

The Surrogate

May 8, 2019
By Katie Smith

“It’s not my baby!” Many people don’t have a reason or the opportunity to say that sentence, but last year it was Amanda Chambers’ tagline.

Three Times Saved

May 8, 2019

"Two doctors told my family that I would never walk again."

In the Waiting

May 8, 2019
By Katie Smith

Every February 17, there are balloons in the sky. Each carries a note on the wind to a young boy gone too soon. The balloons are released from Grapevine Cemetery, where the Day family gathers to remember.