Under Old Management!

Doesn’t sound quite right but it is precisely the case at Gateway Benton Church. Our Pastor, Brandon Morrow, is accepting a position in Iowa. While his time here seems relatively short (1 ½ years), he and his wife, Erica are certain that God is calling them to a new part...

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Membership

A healthy church presents church membership as a blessing and mandate for the believer. The blessing is that the church affirms the believer’s faith and builds the believer up in love (Eph. 4:11-16). The mandate is that Jesus requires Christians to submit to his authority by submitting to the church’s...

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A Year in Review

What. A. Year. Regardless how you feel about anything, 2016 was a whirlwind of a year. Between celebrity deaths, natural disaster, terrorism rampant globally, and everything we can amass for our personal lives, it is a wonder how we all made it. Yet here we are. To some 2016 was...

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A Praying Church – Revised

I have so loved the beginning of our ministry with Gateway — almost 7 months in, but 7 months strong. Only more to come! Erica and I, (Elijah, too) love the highly relational atmosphere, the true family dynamic, where people get to belong. The number of tangibles that Gateway has to be...

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Stairway to Heaven

Elder, David Kenser, shares a daily reflection and devotion.   The year was 1971, I was 16 driving a 1960 Ford I had worked three months in the wheat fields to afford.  It wasn’t much but it had shackle lifts on the rear end and an eight-track player I had...

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T4E: Incarnation

Hey Gateway! Beginning are a series of blog posts that will help us understand theological terms. You’re probably wondering, “Why do I need theology? Isn’t Jesus enough?” Great question! Theology, or the Study of God, should never be put before Jesus, but it helps us understand God a little better...

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