We are sad to report that Steve McRee has passed away

It is with tremendous sorrow that we must share the untimely death of Steve McRee, our beloved CEO. After a brief illness over the weekend, Steve unexpectedly passed away early … Continue reading

Giving Children a Safe Place to Grow

By Steve and Carla McRee “But let all who take refuge in You rejoice; let them sing joyful praises forever. Spread Your protection over them, that all who love Your … Continue reading

One Life Makes A Difference

By Steve McRee Our brave founder, AliceAnn Cantelow, went to be with Jesus Sunday, August 22nd at the age of 91. She passed peacefully, surrounded by her family. “We find … Continue reading

A Life Restored: Elise’s Story

Elise* grew up in a home filled with chaos, addiction and abuse. She was regularly beaten before she turned 6. She was “hit to learn” — if she made a … Continue reading

When God Calls Your Name

By Steve McRee Meanwhile, the disciples were in trouble far away from land, for a strong wind had risen, and they were fighting heavy waves. About three o’clock in the … Continue reading

A Life Restored: Joann’s Story

By Steve McRee Homelessness doesn’t always appear as the man covered in newspapers, sleeping on a park bench; or as the person on the corner next to a shopping cart … Continue reading

Back to School

By Vernon Hills Our resident children in Brentwood have just returned to school, and our Livermore kids will also go back soon. Please keep them in your prayers — these kids … Continue reading

In God’s Hands

By Steve McRee “For we are God’s masterpiece. He has created us anew in Christ Jesus, so we can do the good things he planned for us long ago.” —Ephesians … Continue reading

The Working Women’s Program

By Vernon Hills Over the past few years, we’ve noticed another core group of women and children who were struggling right here in our area — the working poor. These working … Continue reading

From Our Hearts – Generations of Changed Lives at Shepherd’s Gate

By Steve and Carla McRee At Shepherd’s Gate, we are constantly driven by a sense of urgency — we know women and children face desperate and dangerous circumstances each day. … Continue reading

Shepherd’s Gate Locations

1660 Portola Avenue
Livermore, CA 94551
United States
(925) 443-4283

605 Sycamore Ave
Brentwood, CA 94513
United States
(925) 308-7507