Love, Live, Laugh, Learn, Lead.
Love: Greg's five favorite things include -
#2 Stacey, his bride of 34 years
#3 His family (Kathryn & Cris; Rebecca & Louis-Claude; Lindsey & Jordan; Jonathan & Emily; Daniel & McKenna and eleven grandchildren.
#4 The Church
#5 The local and global community
Learn: Greg's academic background includes a degree in Communications and a minor in Japanese Studies from California State University Sacramento and a Masters degree in Theology from George Fox Evangelical Seminary.
Live: Greg enjoys many hobbies; like golfing and working out.
Laugh: If you have been to a Celebration Sunday service, you know that laughter is an important value around Gateway. He loves to laugh with friends and family.
Lead: After serving in multiple ministry roles in Northern California, Greg & Stacey loaded their five kids and headed north to restart the church in South Salem. The Schaub family arrived in Salem, November 1999. Pastor Greg is the longest serving of five Lead Pastors over the last 40+ years. Greg also serves the Foursquare Church as an Area Pastor for the Willamette Valley region.
To serve the Gateway community is his extreme privilege and joy!
Pastor of Connections
Stacey has been a licensed Foursquare pastor for over twenty years, and was ordained in October 2013. She has served beside her husband Greg as the co-lead pastors of Gateway for twenty-three years. Stacey serves at Gateway as the 'Pastor of Connections'. She is responsible for all discipleship experiences at Gateway, as well as women's ministry and first impressions. Stacey and Greg are also the co-area pastors of the Willamette / North Coast Area of Foursquare churches, supporting twenty churches throughout the region. She is the Women's Mobilizer for the Northwest District. This role includes helping to identify and resource female leaders, so they can be prepared and released into ministry assignments. She has spoken at many retreats and conferences throughout the northwest, as well as in California and Alaska. In 2019 she earned a Master's of Strategic Leadership from LIFE Pacific University. Most recently, she founded the Oregon Women in Ministry Leadership (WIML) cohort, which she currently directs. Information about the Empowered WIML Cohort can be found here.
Stacey and Greg have been married for 34 years. The joy of their lives are their five children and nine grandchildren! Their daughter Katie Buck and her husband Cris serve on staff at West Salem Foursquare church. Their daughter Becca is married to Louis-Claude Nguea-Njoh, who is a real-estate agent in Salem. Their daughter Lindsey Fehlen and her husband Jordan are currently serving as the Missions and Young Adult pastors at Church on the Way in Van Nuys, California..Their son Jon works in transportation - he and his wife Emily live in Salem. Their son Daniel is a nurse - he and his wife McKenna live in Colorado.
Stacey loves to sing, cook and feed a crowd, and have fun with women of all ages. She is eternally gratefully for the saving grace of God and is passionate about sharing His word and encouraging others every chance she gets.
Aaron MirelesExecutive Pastor
As the Executive Pastor at Gateway, Aaron finds many areas to use his creativity and passion for Jesus and life. Whether speaking on a Sunday, loving on our youth, leading the staff or remodeling the facility, Aaron’s enthusiasm comes through.
When he’s not at church, Aaron loves to golf, workout, or go hiking and kayaking with his family.
Lynn MirelesPastor of Care and Compassion
Lynn is an ordained Foursquare minister as well as a Foursquare Disaster Relief Chaplain. Over the years she has probably served in every department in the church. Nowadays, however, she enjoys any capacity that allows her to mentor, encourage, and raise up others to everything that God has for them.
Lynn has a degree in music from Azusa Pacific University and loves worship. She loves working with women in any capacity, and in recent years she and her husband have found a new love in leading short-term mission teams overseas.
Outside of church, she loves to paddleboard, cook, entertain, and read a good book.
Kingdom Kids Director
Katie and her husband Aaron have served in various ministries together in Oregon and California for 24 years. They met at LIFE Pacific University in 1997 and were married in 1999. They have 2 children, Maddie and Luke, who are their greatest joy in life. She loves cooking, crafting, hosting people in her home, traveling, listening to Maddie sing and watching Luke play football.
Katie's previous ministry assignments have been in Worship and Women’s Ministry, but she is excited now about the new role God has called her into as the Children's Director here at Gateway Foursquare. She has a passion to see families transformed as they grow with their kids in following Jesus together.
Corky HootonOffice Administrator
Corky has called Gateway her church home since 1975. She has been involved in many ministries during that time -- Worship, the Children's Dept., the Communications & Information Center, the Coffee Café , the Office, and various leadership teams.
Her life is blessed by her 3 children – Jonathan, Kaitlyn, and Jeffrey, and the addition of their spouses – Donna, Benjamin, and Cassie. She has the incredible joy of being Nanna to Emily, Eva, Amelia, Dominic, Solomon, Anna, Jaemason, Madeline, Naomi and Isaac.
She enjoys meeting friends for coffee and sharing in their lives . . . being with family . . . creating with flowers . . . scrapbooking. . . cross stitching . . . candy making . . . baking . . . and relaxing with good books.
She feels very blessed and is grateful for the privilege of serving Gateway as the Office Administrator.
Cassie HootonGraphics & Website
Cassie has been a part of the Gateway family since 2008. She has had her hand in many areas of the church throughout the years, from helping out in nursery and youth group to helping with the cafe, media and being a part of the worship team. Cassie loves spending time with family and friends, reading, music and enjoys a nice hot cup of coffee. She and her husband, Jeffrey, have a beautiful daughter named Anna and a baby boy, Isaac.