Staff & tEAM lEADERS

  • Richard Rials,  Pastor

    Richard has been on staff at Gateway since 2002. He is a graduate of Sam Houston High School and Mid-America Christian University. Richard is married to Tarrah and they have one daughter.  Richard has a passion for child and student spiritual development and currently serves as the Louisiana Church of God Youth Director.

  • Lucas Gober, Worship Leader

    Lucas has been part of tGateway staff since 2017. He is a graduate of McNeese State University. Lucas is married to Elizabeth and they have two children. He is passionate about the powerful role music plays in the church. He enjoys building strong teams and helping others grow in their passions and talents.

Ministry Team

Business Team  

Connie Farque  

Wanda Hatch    

Steve Powers


Ministry Team 

Steve Cape - Youth Ministry

Donna Powers - Fellowship Ministry

Randy Louviere - Prayer Ministry

Bobbie Boom - Evangelism Ministry

Aline Crain - Benevolence Ministry

Tina Louviere - Children's Ministry

Richard Rials - Youth Ministry, Discipleship Ministry

Worship Team

Lucas Gober

Bobbie Boom

Kurt Gober

Peggy Chance

Joe Crain

Meiah LaFleur