Gavin is married to Amanda, and father of Jake and Ava. He is also an associate pastor at Calvary Grace Church of Calgary, and the Director of International Outreach for CBMW. Gavin was born in England, where he was a professional footballer for 18 years- representing Queens Park Rangers, Chelsea and Newcastle United amongst others over his 600 game career. He was converted to Christ at age 18 and was used by God to bear witness to the gospel throughout his sports career.
After retiring from playing in 2002 Gavin worked for the BBC for six years as a football broadcaster/commentator on television and radio before entering full time ministry. Currently he is Associate Pastor at Calvary Grace Church in Calgary.
In 2016 he co-authored ‘The Grand Design’, a book on biblical manhood and womanhood, published by Christian Focus. Most recently he has co-authored a trilogy of books on sexuality. He speaks widely on these issues.