Gil Bates is a dedicated Christian, loving husband, and the father of 19 children. After committing his life to Christ while in high school, Gil’s life was completely transformed. Gil met his wife, Kelly, while attending a junior college. The two became friends, but it wasn’t until Gil transferred to another school that he realized how much he liked Kelly. Gil recounts how God brought them together in marriage. He also shares how God brought them to the decision to trust God for the size of their family.