Pastor Harry and Georgetta Stambaugh joined the Gateway Church launch team prior to the inaugural service in April, 2007. In 2004, after 30 years in business, Pastor Harry left the business world and began to pursue a degree in Discipleship and Christian Formation at the Church of God Theological Seminary. He received his Master of Arts in 2006, with a specialization in Leadership Development. Pastor Harry believes that all of God’s people are called and gifted for ministry and his heart is to see that the people of God are properly equipped to become all that God intends them to be. As Associate Pastor, his primary responsibilities are the development and implementation of the Gateway Growth Trail, the principal means of helping Gateway members grow in their fresh start relationship with Christ and prepare them for service in the congregation, their community, and around the world. In addition, he continues to mentor young Christians to become the leaders that God intends them to be in the future. Pastor Harry and Georgetta also lead classes that are foundational to following Jesus and practical for Christian living, such as Network and Financial Peace University. Georgetta manages the accounting function for Gateway Church.