Jonathan & Deanna Barron

Jonathan & Deanna are the lead pastors @ GateChurch located in Clarkesville, Ga.  Both have been pastoring for 10 years and involved in ministry for over 21 years.  Pastor Jonathan just recently finished his Master of Theology Degree & is currently working on his Master of Sacred Studies Degree. On their days off they enjoy time with family, shopping, & watching movies. 

Seth & Miranda Vandiver

Seth & Miranda are the worship/youth pastors here at GateChurch.  They have been in ministry for over 20 years.  They live in the Habersham area.  They love the church and music.  On their days off they spend time with friends & love family movie nights.

David Lamont

David is the Administrative Pastor, GrowthGroup Leader & Host Crew Leader of GateChurch. David has been a part of the GateChurch community from the beginning.  On his time off David enjoys eating foreign foods, Costco, exercise, & binge-watching TV shows.


Pastor Buddy Barron

Buddy Barron pastored New Covenant Church for 18 years.  He has led Bible Colleges & travels extensively. In 2009, he pioneered The GateChurch Ministries.  Dr.  Barron is the author of many books and currently oversees a pastors fellowship in North Georgia.  Dr. Barron received his Bachelor degree in Vocal Performance and has a honorary doctorate in Biblical Studies. 

Don & Christina Allen

Dr. Don Allen is the pastor of Warhill Church, CEO of Victory 91.5 radio station & founder of RLN global.  His influence is felt around the world in pastoring, public speaking, & missions.  Pastor Allen is a leadership coach to the staff of the GateChurch.