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More To The Story – Ryan McClure

Part of serving at risk youth in our region — is removing barriers to their success. One man’s vision has grown to an international organization. Congregant Ryan McClure recognized that he was uniquely equipped to make a difference — proof that there’s always more to the story…

Posted on: May 21, 2019

Gathering Kids Director

Full-time Reports to the Executive Director of Ministries SUMMARY The Gathering is a fast-growing multi-site church with three locations in the St. Louis metropolitan area.  We are seeking a dynamic, strategic individual to oversee the implementation of a vision for Kids Ministry across present and future sites of The Gathering.... Read More

Posted on: May 13, 2019

Lifting Up Literacy This Easter

For the past 5 years, The Gathering’s Literacy Project has been investing in St. Louis schools. The program has grown from a few mentors in one school, to 125 volunteers serving in our three partner schools; Peabody Elementary, Washington Elementary, and Laclede Junior Academy. Every week mentors meet with kindergarten... Read More

Posted on: May 6, 2019

McCausland Gathering Kids Nursery Care Provider

McCausland Gathering Kids Nursery Care Provider Part-Time Reports to Gathering Kids Site Leader Responsibilities: A Gathering Kids Nursery Care Provider. . . Engages: Greets families and kids by name and at their level upon entry. Personally receives each child Provides care-givers brief recaps of positive behaviors and experiences of kids... Read More

Posted on: May 2, 2019

Good Friday – Guided Meditation

INTRODUCTION: This is the night when we, the Church, gather in twilight and darkness to remember and to mourn the passion and death of Jesus Christ.  Tonight, through scripture, prayer, and original illustrations by Thomas Plunk, an artist in the congregation, we will walk Jesus’ last hours with him.  At... Read More

Posted on: April 16, 2019

Clayton Gathering Kids Nursery Care Provider

Clayton Gathering Kids Nursery Care Provider Part-Time Reports to Gathering Kids Site Leader Responsibilities: A Gathering Kids Nursery Care Provider. . . Engages: Greets families and kids by name and at their level upon entry. Personally receives each child Provides care-givers brief recaps of positive behaviors and experiences of kids... Read More

Posted on: April 2, 2019

The Literacy Project Director

The Literacy Project Director Part Time, Non-Exempt Reports to Executive Director of Ministry THE GATHERING: WHO WE ARE Please read about our church and qualifications that apply to all staff here. THE LITERACY PROJECT DIRECTOR: WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR PROFESSIONALLY, The Literacy Project Director is a . . .... Read More

Posted on: April 1, 2019

Greater Impact – My Own Library

As you may know, Greater Things is, in part, about greater impact — and our ability to change lives. It’s because of your generosity that we’ve been able to invest in My Own Library, perhaps even more important than that we’ve invested in these kids. All of this is possible... Read More

Posted on: March 25, 2019

Greater Reach – Making Space For New People

Two years ago we began a generosity initiative called Greater Things. One of our goals was to increase our reach and make space for new people in our church. There are hundreds of stories of people who came, people who stayed, people who invited others and people who became deeper... Read More

Posted on: March 25, 2019

Greater Depth – Gathering Students

We always want to be celebrating how God is moving in us and in this community. One of the ways we see this playing out is amongst young people here at the church who are seeking a deeper relationship with Jesus. Three years ago there wasn’t much student ministry happening... Read More

Posted on: March 18, 2019