“And I give you Pastors according to mine heart, which shall feed you with knowledge and understanding.” Jeremiah 3:15
Sr. Pastor, Dr. David Bernard Gates, has been in church since his youth. After serving leaders, Pastors and the Kingdom of God for over 30 years, his spiritual excellence propelled him to the office of Pastor of Miracle Christian Center Hempstead, New York on August 8, 2004. Dr. Gates has skillfully developed MCC into a multifaceted, multicultural 21st Century Church. In just 8 years, his congregation has grown to 250 members, who affectionately call him, Pastor David.
Dr. David B. Gates and Miracle Christian Center, is an affiliate of Miracle Assemblies Inc., formerly known as the United Fellowship Ministries, under the phenomenal leadership Dr. Phyllis Young, his saintly matriach. On March 14, 2009, he was installed to the office of Senior Pastor of his local assembly. Dr. David B. Gates, possess the spirit, knowledge, and anointing to impact both the young and old. As a direct result, on May 24, 2012, the journey continues for this great man of God, as he is installed to Overseer of Miracle Assemblies Inc.
Currently, Dr. Gates is a Director of Marketing at Emblem Health of New York; wearing several hats, Dr. Gates is the President/CEO of Seedtime and Harvest Christian Bookstore, West Hempstead, New York and 818 Marketing LLC, Hempstead, New York.
Sr. Pastor, Dr. David B. Gates holds copious degrees, awards and achievements. In 2003, he earned his Doctorate Degree in Sacred Theology at the United Christian College New York, NY, where he graduated with High Honors as class Valedictorian.
The question was once asked, “whom shall I send?” Understanding the clarion call, he immediately replied, “ Here am I Lord, send me.”