Welcome to The Gateway

“This is the house of God, and this is the gate of heaven” Genesis 28:17
An informal service with music, worship, teaching, and ministry. Children’s and youth programs available. Service starts at 9:30 am. All are welcome.
Enter the life and lifestyle of worship that is contemporary and ancient, sacramental and spirit-filled, relevant and relational. Enter the house of God, The Gateway of Heaven where heaven meets earth and earth meets heaven. Join us as we seek to reveal God’s Kingdom to our neighbors, and neighborhoods.
Jim Hedman

Jim Hedman

Senior Pastor

Jim Hedman is a native Floridian, living in Parrish with his wife, Amanda, and their sons, Zachary “Zach”, John, and Nathanael “Nate”. Zach and John are attending the University of Florida.  Jim received his Bachelor’s Degree in Science Education from the University of South Florida in 1994, and his Master of Divinity Degree in 2004.  Before being called to Ministry, he taught biology at Cardinal Mooney High School for seven years. Jim’s hobbies are camping with his family, motorcycle riding and Geocaching. If you want to know Geocaching is, ask him about it.