Our Pastor

Bruce Tessen and his wife, Joy

Bruce Tessen and his wife, Joy

Senior Pastor

Bruce Tessen is the lead pastor here at Gateway Church. Bruce and his wife, Joy, have been in the ministry since 1989. Bruce and Joy are graduates of North Central University (formerly North Central Bible College) in Minneapolis. Bruce is ordained with the Omega Team based out of Minneapolis and holds a degree in Pastoral Studies. Joy holds a degree in Elementary Education and a minor in Early Childhood Education. They live in St. Cloud with their three children.