Sunday School - 9AM - 9:40AM

Worship Service - 10AM to 11AM

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I grew up in a town called Whiteside Missouri, population 123. I remember that my dad was elected mayor when I was in Junior High. His duties included everything that you could think of. He was in charge of the streets, he was the dog catcher, and I guess he was the law in our little town. But, it was a pretty easy job because everyone knew everyone else, and there wasnt any trouble that I ever remember.

We moved to California to a town of about 50 thousand when I was a freshman in high school. My freshman class had 700 students in it. Wow, what a change for a country boy who knew everyone.

After high school, I joined the Air Force and my wife Becky and I lived in several different places. We lived in Riverside California, Wiesbaden Germany, Denver Colorado, and El Cajon California before moving to Walnut Grove Missouri. All of the above mentioned cities, (except Walnut Grove of course) were major metropolitan cities. The friends we had in Riverside and in Germany were the Air Force people we worked with. When we moved to Denver, and again to California, we started going to church and soon found that the church provided the community relationships we were looking for.

The church provided a place where we could grow in our relationship with God, but it also provided us with a community of people that we could share our lives with ... read more

Pastor's Welcome

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Welcome to Gateway Christian Church. Gateway is a small but growing church in the Southwest area of Springfield, near the city of Battlefield. Our leadership is actively seeking God's direction as we strive to grow His church in this community. If you enjoy warm fellowship, Biblical preaching, casual worship and a mix of contemporary and traditional music, then you will feel right at home at Gateway. I look forward to meeting you in worship soon! While you are here, you might enjoy exploring our web site to find out more information about the church. If you have any questions, call me at 889-9393 or e-mail me at God's richest blessings to you and your family.