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Life Gate Baptist Church
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
April 12, 1970 — April 12, 2020
Life Gate Baptist Church has given over
a million dollars to world missions.
R everend Wayne Zimmermann has led Life Gate Baptist
for over 40 years as pastor. To help celebrate the occasion
of the church’s 50th Anniversary, James Ray, founding
pastor, was invited to speak. A great weekend of activities was
planned at the church. However, James Ray and his wife, Mary,
were not able to be present due to the restrictions placed on the
country with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Wayne & Jenny Zimmermann
Pastor Zimmermann led a beautiful online service on Sunday, April 12. He cited past pastors,
including Glen Weeks, Clyde Simpson, and Robert Meyer. He read letters of greetings,
including a letter from the Rays.
James Ray recounted early events and experiences of the founding of the church in 1970.
He praised the believers who in the early days formed the foundation of the church as well
as those whom God had brought into the work in the years following. The city of Brisbane