Dr. Ed Kemp - Senior Pastor

Dr. Ed Kemp serves as the Lead Pastor at Gateway Church. Ed became a follower of Jesus Christ at Parkside Chapel here in Visalia his Freshman year of College at COS. He has been married to Cindy for the last 41 years and they have 3 children. Nik is now a rescue swimmer in the Coast Guard, Jenna is in a doctoral program for Old Testament, and McKenzie works at a hospital in prosthetics. Ed’s great goal is to teach the deep and meaningful truths of the Bible. Well, “So what?!” What difference does it make? Because God wants us to use those truths every day in a very practical way that benefit us.


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