A person standing alone can be attacked and defeated, but two can stand back-to-back and conquer. Three are even better, for a three strand cord is not easily broken.


Blake Tyler Mason

Creative Director

Blake oversees the Creative Team and design aspects of CityGate Church including Sunday worship experiences, audio, visual, props and illustrations. Blake works side-by-side with Pastor Eric and works with over 75 C3 Team Members to make the vision of CityGate Church a reality. He also serves as the Music Pastor, overseeing all of CityGate Worship.

Pastor Eric & Kimberly Petree

Eric Petree is a dynamic minister of the Word of God, who presents the gospel in a creative and engaging way, making it relevant, easy to understand and directly applicable in daily life.  He is a proud graduate of Valor Christian College in Columbus, OH.  After graduation, Eric returned to his hometown of Cincinnati. OH to serve under his father as an Associate Pastor of what is now, CityGate Church.

Upon his father’s retirement in 2007, Eric and his wife Kim were installed as lead Pastors of CityGate Church. The past eight years of abundant growth have truly exploded the ministry past the four walls of its physical structure. CityGate is a multi-racial and multi-generational church, where diversity and unity are cornerstone values.

In 2011, CityGate transitioned from its main sanctuary of 40 plus years to a multipurpose building so it could accommodate the harvest. God continued to add to the church and In March 2014, CityGate launched a satellite campus north of Cincinnati’s city limits in West Chester, Ohio, and is now a mobile church ministry, currently located in Mason, OH.

Brandy Wiley

Operations & Community Director

Brandy manages all operations and administration within the CityGate Church offices. Brandy is the Director of CityGate Outreach, and oversees all events with CityGate Church and the Community. Brandy serves as Pastors Eric’s personal assistant.

Jaime Wright

Care Director

Jaime oversees the Care Team at CityGate Church which consists of over 10 individual ministries. Jaime also started and oversees our Connect Groups which has been a huge game changer within CityGate Church. Jaime works along side her husband Jeff in assisting with The Crew, our set-up and tear-down teams.

Matt Wiley

I.T. Director

Matt oversees all digital aspects of CityGate from social media to sermon broadcasts. Matt develops all lighting design and programming and works along side Pastor Blake with worship video design and programming.

Love for people and a passion to unite the power of Pentecost with the excellence and creativity of God drives Pastor Eric. Outreach is at the core of Pastor Eric’s vision, and under his infectious leadership, CityGate Church has permanently affected the City of Cincinnati through its authentic evangelical approach to unapologetically share the Gospel of Jesus Christ.  




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