Daniel and Scotti Duis Dan Duis is the founding pastor of Shepherd Gate Church. He traces his calling to the traumatic events that followed a farming accident on his Dad’s Kansas farm. From his youth he dreamed of the day when he would pastor a church and have a horse farm. Following college, Dan was […]
Introducing David Sanborn By pastor Dan Duis We probably all have the “what if” list of great possibilities. One of mine has been, what if David Sanborn could come and be a part of the pastoral staff at Shepherd Gate. And behold; it has happened. David had originally committed 3 months to serve the Lord […]
“Maturity in Christ is a process, but it is also not relegated to those who are older.” The Ministry Minute I love working with a wide variety of ages and these past couple of months have given me some wonderful opportunities. Reconciled, our young adult’s ministry spent an entire week in the Outer Banks of […]
Gary and Sandi Woodford Gary and his wife, Sandi, grew up in the Midwest. Gary was born in Southern Minnesota and Sandi was born in South Dakota. They first met in 8th grade when Sandi’s parents moved to Southern Minnesota. Gary and Sandi graduated from Wabasso Public High School in Wabasso, MN. Gary went on […]
Carly grew up in Northern Virginia, and made Shepherd Gate her church home in 2004. Her professional background includes business operations, logistics, and event coordination, all of which make her a sound candidate for the coordination of a busy, thriving church! She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Virginia Tech, and her Business Management […]
Dancing instruction is led by Caroline Keener, Shepherd Gate’s Creative Director and Head Instructor of the Cornerstone Ballet Performing Arts Academy. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre from Texas Christian University.
Rob White leads the Men’s Ministry
Nick & Karen Brigman lead the Chantilly Life Group