Gary DePasquale: Director of Eastern Gate

Gary De Pasquale is the founder and director of the International House of Prayer: Eastern Gate, an evangelical missions organization based on 24/7 prayer with worship. He has been a worship leader and pastor in New Jersey for over 15 years. He is licensed through Kingsway International and is accountable to the Eastern Gate board of trustees. Gary’s teaching ministry carries a strong desire to know God and experience Him in the beauty of His holiness that will lead believers to evangelism and missions work from the place of night-and-day prayer unto the return of Jesus. Gary’s desire is to see easy sustainable prayer break forth in every church in the region as the way to revival and renewal for the great harvest.

Hans Kim: Senior Staff

Hans has served as a worship leader and intercessor at the Eastern Gate since its inception in May 2010. He also gives leadership to the Fire Internships as well as Staff Development. He spent four years establishing prayer on college campuses before transitioning to full-time ministry. Hans also continues to serve as a local church pastor having spent the past 12 years actively involved in youth and young adult ministry. His passion and vision in ministry is in proclaiming the way of the Cross as the way believers are discipled into the glories of the age to come.

Alessandro Falcao: Senior Staff

Alessandro has been serving at Eastern Gate ever since he answered the call from the Lord as an intercessory missionary after he was part of Eastern Gate’s first class of interns in 2011. Alessandro is the director of Eastern Gate’s Missions & Evangelism Department. He has been a worship leader and in youth ministry for over 10 years and is currently serving Eastern Gate through worship, intercession, teaching, local and abroad missions. His zeal is to see the church come together as one in the call of our Christ to hasten the Day of Christ’s coming through prayer and sound biblical doctrine that mirrors the apostolic church. His heart is in teaching apostolic doctrine, early church fathers, and old testament studies. He is married to Andrea and they have their beautiful daughter Aurora.