THIS IS A PLACE WHERE FRIENDS BECOME FAMILY. HANGOUTS ARE WEEKLY GATHERINGS WHERE YOU CAN BUILD DEEPER RELATIONSHIPS WITH EACH OTHER. WE MEET IN HOMES IN VARIOUS LOCATIONS ACROSS DUBAI, SHARJAH AND ABU DHABI. EACH HANGOUT HAS A CAPACITY OF 12-16 PEOPLE, THAT GET TOGETHER TO HAVE DISCUSSIONS AROUND THE SERMON, PRAY FOR ONE ANOTHER AND SHARE STORIES OF WHAT GOD IS DOING IN AND THROUGH THEM.

EXPECT A LOT OF FUN, FOOD, LAUGHTER AND ENCOURAGEMENT.

Jonathan & Sheetal
JVC, Dubai

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Jonathan has lived in the UAE for over a decade and is a hardcore football enthusiast. Sheetal loves board-games, painting, music and books. They have been married for over five years and host a hangout for young adults.

Barika
Reem Island, Abu Dhabi

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I’m an American Bahamian living in Abu Dhabi. I’m passionate about food, dancing, and Jesus and I’d love to connect with you.

Susan
Discovery Gardens

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I’ve lived in Dubai for more than 10 years. I love to read and learn new things. My dream is to help make an impact in a community and help in its transformation.  I believe learning should be continuous and to always discover and pursue our passion as there lies utter joy. My hobbies has changed over the years, from cooking to collection of old movies to running; my newest hobby is paddle boarding during the weekend.  

Jason & Cheryl
Mankhool, Dubai

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We have both singles and families attending our group. We love food, traveling and ‘The Simpsons”

Nadeen
Abu Dhabi

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I’m Palestinian by origin but I grew up in the United States. I was thrilled to move to the Middle East when I got the opportunity.

Clinton & Livia
Al Nahda, Dubai

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I’m an extreme extrovert, love people, socializing and building up my sneaker collection. I also serve as one of the pastors here at The Gatekeepers. My wife Livia, is an amazing mother to both our girls, loves reaching out to people and is a full-on animal lover. Simple things make her happy.

Barnie & Marlene
Falcon City of Wonders. Dubai

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We are a family of four from Cape Town, South Africa. Our passion is food and people, especially meeting new people from different walks of life. We currently host a mixed hangout with young adults as well as families.

Cora & Brenda
Deira, Dubai

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I am from the Philippines and I love music and traveling. Brenda has been in Dubai for 15 years now and fell in love with this country because of its culture and the community. She has a passion for travel, music, movies and Broadway musicals and has been part of The Gatekeepers family since 2011.

Loureck
Al Nahda, Sharjah

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I was an atheist but God made Himself known to me through His Word, through His Son Jesus Christ and a personal experience that changed my life. God is real and the love He gave me was enormous that my only response was to reciprocate, to love Him back and share His love to others. My wife Arlene & I host a hangout for young families and young adults.

Joe & Janet
Mirdif, Dubai

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We host a fun group of folks from different stages of life. I lead the Photography team at The Gatekeepers and my wife serves with the Counseling team. We love helping people and look forward to seeing you soon.

George & Janey
Oud Metha, Dubai

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‘Life is better when you’re doing it together’. We love spending time with people and value relationships. We host both families and singles in our hangout. Our desire is for everyone to find purposeful community in Christ.

Janet
Karama, Dubai

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My passion is serving and it’s an absolute privilege to get to serve God and His people in this house. I’ve lived in Dubai for over a decade and love this city. I host a mixed group – everyone’s welcome!

Grace
Al Rigga, Dubai

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I’ve been a part of The Gatekeepers family for more than seven years now. I found a ‘home’ away from home in this community and I now have the privilege of making this church home for people from all over the world.

George & Aji
Skycourts, Dubai

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We are proud grandparents from India and our family (our two sons and their families) are involved here at The Gatekeepers. We love serving the church and this city in whatever way we can. We look forward to welcoming you at our home.

Lawrence & Cindy
Al Warqaa, Dubai

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We are a family of four. Our teenagers, Pearl & Steve, love serving at church and are also part of Verve Youth. We have a passion for serving and love food.

Sandra
Karama, Dubai

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I had a life changing experience with God the first time I visited The Gatekeepers and this community quickly became family. I host a group for women. I like traveling, dancing, reading at times, sleeping long hours, organizing things, listening to classical music, tasting various cuisines and learning about different cultures.

Philip & Mary
JVT, Dubai

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We’re both involved with serving in various ministry teams here at The Gatekeepers. Philip is an Art Director by profession and an Artist/Designer at heart and I run my own artisanal soap business.

Floyd & Jothi
Mirdif, Dubai

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We are a family of four, with two amazing little boys. Both Jothi and I have called Dubai our home for over 35 years. We host a group of young families and young couples in Mirdif. We love BBQ’s, camping, fishing and drives in the desert. Fun fact: back in 2003 I made a promise to BBQ every weekend and I did. Loved the 52 week marathon of grilled meat.

Sherry & Lisa
Al Majaz, Sharjah

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We love getting together with people. We have two daughters and are looking forward to having you over.

Nelson & Poonam
SZR, Dubai

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We are a young family with an energetic 2 year old who is the love of our lives. We’ve been blessed to call The Gatekeepers our home away from home for more than 5 years and love making new friends.

Vipin & Annie
The Gardens, Dubai

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WE ARE A FAMILY WITH TWO DAUGHTERS FROM PUNE, INDIA. WE HAVE BEEN LIVING IN DUBAI FOR THE PAST 13+ YEARS. WE GAVE OUR LIVES TO JESUS IN 2009. GOD HAS DONE MANY MIRACLES IN OUR LIVES EVER SINCE THEN. WE HAVE BEEN ATTENDING THE GATEKEEPERS FOR THE PAST 2 YEARS AND WE HAVE ENJOYED OUR JOURNEY WITH GOD AND THIS COMMUNITY. IT IS TRULY A HOME THAT COMFORTS AND WE WISH TO EXTEND THE SAME THROUGH OUR HANGOUT.

Karen, Sherry & Fabian
Mankhool, Dubai

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Fabian has been in Dubai for almost a decade and his hobbies include mixing live sound, watching movies, going out on long drives and planning events. Sherry Ann is passionate about creating value and believes that love is an action word and not a noun. She fancies herself as an artist, writer and a coffee enthusiast and loves watching movies and staying at home with her two cats. Karen has lived in Dubai for over 20 years. She says she loves singing and is looking forward to a lot of lullaby practice as she will soon become a grand aunt.

Daniel & Nishita
Silicon Oasis, Dubai

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We are from Chennai, India and both architects by profession. We love food and hanging out with people. I serve on the photography team here and my wife is a Team Coordinator with the Kids program here at GK.

Valerie & Kavitha
Al Qusais, Dubai

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Valerie was born and raised in Dubai. She is a banker by profession but her hobbies include baking and pretty much anything related to food. She writes and journals in her down time and enjoy travelling too. Kavitha loves exploring new countries, experimenting with arts and movies.

Don & Laurene
Internet City, Dubai

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We have seen our walk with God soar here at The Gatekeepers and are thrilled to be able to help others experience the same.

Nyji & Sheeba
Al barsha, Dubai

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We are a young couple. I grew up in Dubai and it has been home for almost thirty years. My wife is from the Andaman Islands and moved to Dubai after we got married. We have been part of The Gatekeepers family for three years and value every opportunity we get to engage in serving on different teams as well as to meet people from different walks of life. We are glad to open our home to connect with new folks and build friendships.

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