Gareth and his wife Keri were married in 1998 and have 3 children, all born in India. Gareth and Keri, who are South African nationals have lived and served as missionaries in India since 2003. Gareth received his undergrad from the University of Johannesburg and his MDIV from Union Biblical Seminary in India. Keri has her honours in Social Work and homeschools their three children. They enjoy having people in their home, spicy food and ministering Christ to others. The Franks family began serving with New Life Church in December 2017.