Meet Our Pastors


Pastors Ruede and Debbie Rule have been in Brady for eight years. They founded Gateway Church Brady in December of 2014. Ruede and Debbie have been in ministry for 30 years and have served in two mega churches Trinity Fellowship Amarillo and Trinity Church in Lubbock, prior to their move to Brady.

Ruede served as Pastor of Counseling at Trinity Fellowship, under the leadership of Pastor Jimmy Evans, founder of MarriageToday television program and author of Marriage on The Rock.

Marriage and family ministry has been the Rules passion for 30 years as a result of God healing their own marriage and giving them hope that there really is a happily ever after! Their passion is to see families within their community and beyond be happy and healthy.

Both Ruede and Debbie serve their community in the Marketplace as well known radio personalities with KNEL Radio and are Chaplains for Marketplace Chaplains USA.

Their marriage ministry is a part of TWOgether in Texas a pre marriage program through the state that allows couples to attend their credited marriage program and receive a certificate for the cost of a Marriage License.

Debbie serves as the worship leader of Gateway Brady. She is a motivational speaker that travels the country empowering others to to fulfill their destiny with her encouraging messages.

Ruede and Debbie have been married for 32 years. They have been blessed with two beautiful daughters, Ashley and Gabrielle, and an amazing son, Zachary.

One of the greatest joys in life for Ruede and Debbie is being MaMa and PaPa to their precious grandsons, Taylor and Hudson.