East Baptist Church

Brian Gawlak

The Gawlak Family

Associate Pastor of Youth, Children, and Outreach

Brian attended Gordon College in Wenham, MA where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Christian Ministries (Youth Ministry Concentration) and Biblical & Theological Studies and a Master of Arts in Leadership. Brian has a passion for youth ministry and a heartfelt desire for the youth of today to know & feel the genuine love of God. He loves the city of Lynn, and prays & works to see a movement of the Kingdom of God in the city.

Brian and his wife, Rachel, also serve as co-founders and members of the executive leadership team of a non-profit organization called Hands Offering Hope. Hands Offering Hope’s mission is to find students laden with potential but hidden and hindered by their social, financial, or familial circumstances and offer them the tools and opportunities necessary to achieve their potential and change the world.

Brian & Rachel have 2 young daughters and live in Lynn, MA.

Before coming to East Baptist Church, Brian served as the Interim Youth Pastor for Grace Fellowship Church in Danvers, MA.

Brian began his position at East Baptist Church in November 2010.

E-mail: brian.gawlak@gmail.com