Transform: Experience God's Word

Transform: Experience God's Word

Saturday, August 22, 2020, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Learn more about Gateway's ADVANCE program!

ADVANCE is an international training program for church leaders. Classes are offered at a post-high school level in a variety of languages to prepare effective Christian leaders for contextualized gospel ministry.

Transform is for current and prospective ADVANCE educators and students.

How-To Sessions | For Current and Prospective ADVANCE Educators

How-to sessions provide high-level training for educators interested in or currently offering the transformational teaching certificate at their ADVANCE centers

Intro Sessions | For Current and Prospective ADVANCE Students

Intro sessions are an opportunity to experience a preview of the ADVANCE classes in the transformational teaching certificate.



We hope to host this conference on campus in Ontario, CA., but in light of current circumstances related to COVID-19, we are prepared to move the entire conference online.


8 a.m. | Doors open

8:30-9 a.m. | Welcome, Worship & Keynote

9:10-10:30 a.m. | Breakout One

10:40 a.m. | Breakout Two

12 p.m. | Lunch

1:30-2:50 p.m. | Breakout Three

3-4:20 p.m. | Breakout Four

4:30 p.m. | Next Steps

5 p.m. | Conclude


  • Dr. Warren Haynes | Making Disciples
  • Dr. Paul Kelly | Principles & Approaches to Bible Teaching
  • Dr. Michael Martin | How to Teach Biblical Hermeneutics
  • Dr. Dwayne Ulmer | Public Speaking for the Christian Educator
  • TBD | Introduction to Biblical Hermeneutics