John Burke is the Founder and Lead Pastor at Gateway Community Church, a multi-site church based in Austin, Texas that has grown to over 4500 people. John has a passion for creating a "come as you are" culture in the church that reaches those far from God and gives them a church home where they can become all God intended. John is the author of several books including, Unshockable Love, Soul Revolution and No Perfect People Allowed and Soul Revolution.
He is also the Founder and President of Gateway Leadership Initiative (GLI), which helps church planters and church leaders create “come as you are but don't stay as you are” churches and ministries. John and his wife, Kathy, have two children.