Discover a Life that Matters (20 stories of transformation)

Can people really change? With God anything is possible! See how God has been at work in and through Narrow Gate as you meet 20 young men whose lives have been forever changed. Learn More

Discipleship Tools

Take your own journey through Narrow Gate with these books created by our disciple-making team.   We’ve watched lives be transformed for years as people read (or listen) to these teachings and applied these truths to their lives. Best read and digested in a trusted and authentic community where you can grow together as disciples – but also beneficial for personal reading and discovery!

Notes on the Culture & Context

Are you curious or confused about why Jesus ministered the way He did? Join Bill Spencer in a journey of discovery that every Narrow Gate student experiences. You’ll be introduced to a new world of insight and understanding that will transform how you see Jesus and His teachings. Learn More

Notes on the Luke 15

Join Bill Spencer on a profound journey toward hope through the parables of Luke 15 – one of the core teachings that every Narrow Gate student experiences. Discover how the goodness of God can make purpose and passion burst into life in the heart of anyone – regardless of how much time has been wasted in pursuit of things that have no eternal or relational value. And God can empower your heart to believe that a transformation is possible in you that you have never imagined.  Learn More

Notes on the Book of Ruth

This unique book was authored by NG Founder Bill Spencer as he’s taught the book of Ruth for decades at Narrow Gate. Many Graduates have requested ‘Bill’s notes’ and so this resource was established that you might sample what it’s like to sit in the living room of the lodge and learn the Bible. Includes journal pages so you can create your own notes on the Book of Ruth. Learn More

Narrow Gate Field Guide: Core Teachings

What sets Narrow Gate apart? Our Core Teachings have been used for years to introduce young men to the validity of scripture, a basic understanding of their identity in Christ and how the Gospel changes everything. Learn More

Narrow Gate Field Guide: Discovering Your Identity

Identity determines behavior. If you struggle with knowing Who you Are, this book is for you! Best read together with a small group or trusted advisor so you can unpack all that this little book holds. Learn More

The Ministry of Jesus

Follow along the Ministry of Jesus in chronological order! This unique book reorders the Gospel narrative so that Jesus’ life and ministry is in chronological order. Best used alongside our Ministry of Jesus video series. Learn More


Watching videos won’t change your life. But getting together with a small group (or your family) and watching these videos then talking them through might just change your perspective which can change your life…

The Ministry of Jesus Series

Over 100 FREE teachings on the Life and Ministry of Jesus. Watch at

In My Own Words

We’ve asked members of the Narrow Gate family including students, staff, graduates and supporters what truth God has instilled in their hearts and to share that truth with the watching world. These are people that have been affected by Jesus and this their story, in their own words. Watch on our Channel

Shop Talk with Bill Spencer

At Narrow Gate, we have a woodshop, leathershop and metalshop where the guys craft their skills and practice expressing themselves creatively.  But those shops serve a larger purpose – to allow creative expression to be a metaphor for life transformation.  How do we do that?  Join NG founder, Bill Spencer as he teaches deep spiritual truths using tools and techniques discovered in our woodshop in this series we call ‘Shop Talk’.

The Book of Ruth. Taught by Bill Spencer

Other Resources

What Does the Bible Say About YOU?

Download our FREE Identity PDF for 30 verses you can use every day to combat lies and help answer the question “Who am I?”