Gabe Norris was born and raised in Spartanburg, South Carolina. He graduated from the University of Georgia and Beeson Divinity School at Samford University. While attending UGA, Gabe met his wife Allyson. He has been blessed with the opportunity to teach, speak, and preach to a wide variety of age groups across the country. Gabe has served as the camp director for Student Life for Kids, a camp coordinator for LifeWay’s Crosspoint and Centri-Kid camps, and the director of WinShape Camps for Communities. Gabe co-founded Connect Ministries, a non-profit ministry existing to help churches meet new people. Currently he serves as vice president of Connect Ministries and director of Connect Camps. Gabe and Allyson reside in Bishop, Georgia with their three daughters, Neely, Ansley Jane, and Audrey.