About Us

Get to know us before you visit us.

Welcome to our site!  We're so glad that you are here.  Take a look around to learn more about who we are as a church, our mission and vision for Christ, as well as information about how you can get involved in any of our events and minstries.  We welcome you to come visit our church! If you have any questions at all, we would love to connect with you!







Who We Are

A group of people stumbling towards Jesus.

The Gate is a life giving, non-denominational church made up of people of all ages and backgrounds.

Relevant, Gospel-centered messages

Dynamic worship experience

Safe, fun environment for children

Modern, comfortable atmosphere

Come as you are

Mission & Vision


As long as we love one another we will grow stronger as a community of believers. We feel that engaging in fellowship is a very important tool that God calls for us to do as often as possible. If we continue to reach the lost and broken, and extend grace, God will receive glory.

What We Believe

Click HERE for a more in depth look at what we believe about the Biblical priciples and theology listed below. 

The Word Of God, The Trinity, God The Father, Jesus Christ, The Holy Spirit, Regeneration, The Church, Christian Conduct, The Ordinances, Religious Liberty, Church Cooperation, and The Last Things

Our Leadership Team

Meet our pastors

We are blessed to have an amazing leadership team at The Gate.  Below you will find a picture and a bio of each of our staff memebers.  They are a dedicated group of Christ Followers who look forward to connecting with you!

Pastor Gary

Pastor Jared

Pastor Ry

Service Times

We look forward to seeing you on Sunday

The Gate Church, 11836 South Ave., North Lima, Oh 44452


9:00am (no kids ministry)


Fifth Sundays: One Family Service 10:30am

2022 Fifth Sundays 

  • January 30
  • May 29
  • July 31
  •  October 30

We are located approximately 5 minutes south of the Soutern Park Mall, inside the former South Range High School. There are many entrances into our building, but our Main Entrance is at the back of the building and is labeled Entrance 1. You can also use Entrance 2, Entrance 5 or the Gym Entrance, however these entrances are locked 15 minutes after service begins.