At Gateway Chapel, we believe that the Great Commission can be fulfilled using as many of the technological advances of the 21st Century as possible to enable Christians to make disciples of all nations. Being a marketplace ministry, we are especially mindful of the various digital tools available to help spread the influence of the Gospel of Jesus Christ, starting with this website (

In all of our efforts, we keep the privacy of our visitors, members and workforce of volunteers as our first & primary concern. As a visitor to our website, this privacy policy document outlines and is designed to help you understand the types of information received and collected by Gateway Ministries, through, and how that information is processed and used.

If you have any questions about our privacy policy, or would like more information about our use of data, please feel free to contact us by email at

Gateway Ministries uses 3 main forms of technology to help us to deliver a great digital experience that makes our website accessible to you across multiple devices as well as to help with the evangelisation of the Gospel across the web: log files, cookies and web beacons. We also work with select partners whose technologies give us the capability to deliver the message of this ministry across the internet and leverage their systems to increase the visibility of Gateway Ministries.

Log Files

Log files are used by many websites, including Gateway Chapel, and they usually contain anonymous information about your browsing session (a browsing session is what you’re doing online right now). They include internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, the page you came from and have gone to, and what links you have clicked. These files are used to analyze trends, administer the site, track a visitor’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. All these pieces of information are not linked to you as an individual. It is not possible for Gateway Chapel to identify you as individual without your express consent to do so – this will normally be done through a form you have filled on our website.

Cookies and Web Beacons

At Gateway Chapel, we use cookies (not the type that you’ll find in Junior Church on a Sunday – or the type you bake at home).

C0okies are small digital files used to record information about a visitor to a website. At Gateway Chapel, we permit the following companies to set their cookies on your computer to enable their technology to work to allow us to achieve the purposes below. In some cases, the companies may also use that information for the purposes of running their businesses – we would recommend visiting their privacy policy pages to understand what more they use the information for if you are interested in finding out more.

By visiting Gateway Chapel, we have permitted Google to set a cookie on your browser to allow us to build a profile of your behaviour on our site using Google Analytics.

We also collect information about your browsing behaviour across to enable us to target you with advertising promoting the church or one of our services through search, display or video advertising across Google’s owned & operated platform as well as their publisher network of sites (this means that you may see Gateway Chapel digital ads as you browse the internet).

If you would like to find out more, including how you can opt-out of Google’s behavioural targeting then please visit for more information.

We use Quantcast and its analytical tools to build a profile of the visitors to this website which include traffic stats and demographics as well as what online interests they are likely to have as they browse the internet. You can find out more about how Quantcast uses this information for the continuity of their business by visiting

For some of our events, we use Eventbrite’s ticketing system to allow us to facilitate the promotion, monitoring and purchase of tickets. Eventbrite’s privacy policy is available to review here.

In addition to these, there are other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or web beacons) that may also be used by the third-party technology companies to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and / or to personalize the advertising content that you see. Gateway Chapel has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party vendors.

If you would like to know more about how your information is being used by any of the third party technology partners we use to facilitate the spreading of the Gospel, we would recommend you visit their respective privacy policies for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices. Gateway Ministries’ privacy policy does not apply to, as we cannot control the activities of, such other third parties.

Your right to opt out of any communication with is unaffected by this and if you would like to do so, please fill out a form on our contact us page.

If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.

We will endeavour to continually update and keep this privacy policy current as we add/remove technology partners based on the vision and goals of the church and would greatly appreciate your help in making sure that all technology partners that collect personal information are declared. Should you see a cookie that you are unclear of its purpose or is undeclared in this policy document, please let us know by sending us an email at

This page was last updated on April 28 2018.