For 90 years we’ve been sharing the life changing message of Jesus with people in our community, nation and world. Gateway is a church family where everyone who walks through our doors, in all of our campuses – is welcome. People of all backgrounds, family shapes and sizes, and faith experiences – call Gateway home. We’d love to welcome you into our Gateway community. Please join us any Sunday at a campus location near you!

Statement of Faith
What to expect
New to church?

Coming to church for the first time can be unfamiliar or even a little daunting. We want you to feel welcome, so here’s what you can expect when you come to Gateway on a Sunday.

What to Expect - Mackenzie What to Expect - Ormeau What to Expect - Redlands What to Expect - Logan
Our Values
Our Team

Gateway Baptist Church

Jason Elsmore

Senior Pastor

Derek Peters

Executive Pastor

Glenn Valentine

Central Services Pastor

Rachelle Peters

Communications and Creative Ministries Director

Tim Hood

Gateway Care Pastor

Mark Dean

Worship Pastor

Sav Cameron

Gateway Ministry School Coordinator

Jason Berry

Global Mission Director

Caroline Berry

Global Mission Director

Gateway Mackenzie

Tim Lucas

Mackenzie Campus Pastor

Andrew Sercombe

Young Adults and Evening Congregation Pastor

Christine Wood

Connection Pastor

Paul Cavanagh

Men's Pastor

Susan Elsmore

Women's Pastor

Benjamin Dainton

Youth Pastor

Dani Bryant

Kid's Pastor

Bethany McGibbon

Early Year's Pastor

Tracy Valentine

Generation's Pastor

Gateway Ormeau

Andrew Mayne

Ormeau Campus Pastor

Donna Graham

Kids & Youth Pastor

James Bignill

Worship and Creative Director

Sophie Bignill

Gateway Care Co-ordinator

Gateway Redlands

Jason Fiddes

Redlands Campus Pastor

Jess Elsmore

Kids & Youth Pastor

Jesse Bradford

Worship and Creative Co-ordinator

Gateway Logan

Dave Morrow

Logan Campus Pastor

Cherith Eames

Kids & Youth Pastor

Emma Letson

Worship and Creative Co-ordinator

Board of Elders

Matthew Gray


Megan Cocker

Trevor Shinners

Jenny Huntington

Paul Bakes

Andie Eames

Andrew Ross

Positions Vacant

Central Facility Services Manager

The Central Facility Services Manager will be part of the Central Services team, based at our Mackenzie campus and support the ministries of GBC through leadership of the Facility Services Team of staff, volunteers and contractors in the provision of facility management, maintenance and enhancement services across all Gateway campuses.

The role is offered as a full time permanent position.

The successful candidate will be an experienced facilities manager who is customer-focused and solution oriented. They will have a strong understanding of the complexities of church leadership and proven capacity to communicate, lead and deliver in these environments as well as a demonstrated ability to recruit, develop and manage volunteer teams. Their personal values and faith would align with our mission, values and statement of belief.

For the full position description, please contact David Angell, our Ministry Services Director, on 07 3291 5900. Applications should be submitted in writing to by Tuesday 26 March 2019.

Finance Officer – Accounts payable & cash

Please view the position description. All applications should be in writing, addressing the selection criteria, to our Finance Manager, Martie Wilken.

Applications close on the 18th of March.

Qualified Psychologist and Physiotherapist

The Gateway Counselling & Wholeness Centre (Mackenzie & Ormeau) is seeking a qualified Psychologist and Physiotherapist: Please view the expression of interest document below for more information.