The Gateway Church
Staff & Leaders

  • Skip Manus
    Associate Pastor

    Skip has been in full time ministry for over 18 years. He has served as an associate pastor in both Michigan and Iowa and has worked with at-risk teens and parents in Minneapolis and Omaha. Skip is also a chaplain in the Army National Guard. For the past seven years he has been on active duty caring for Iowa soldiers and family members. Skip has been married to his wife Courtney for 20 years. They have two children and together they enjoy welcoming people into their home just as it is and sharing life with others as they strive to live in the rhythm of God. Skip loves coffee, La Mie pastries, live music and (occasionally) binging on Netflix.

  • Paul Stewart
    Lead Pastor

    Paul is the Lead Pastor of The Gateway Church. He graduated from North Central University in Minneapolis and Bethel Seminary in St. Paul. Paul is married to his high-school sweetheart and they have three beautiful children: Sophia, George, and Evelyn.