Rev. Bill Buitenwerf is the Senior Pastor at East Gate Alliance Church, and the founder of the International Community of Alliance Churches. He is passionate about leading people into a personal relationship with Jesus Christ, encouraging them to grow in faith, and equipping them to do the same. He is fully reliant on the Holy Spirit's power for holiness. Key emphases of his ministry include evangelism, discipleship, leadership training, helping the world's poor, and providing intercultural ministry to our multicultural city.