Join The Gathering Team!

work at the Gathering

As part of The Gathering Staff, we demonstrate a growing faith in Jesus Christ. We are mindful of being held to a higher standard of morality where we seek to Do No Harm, Do Good, and Stay in Love with God. If you are unfamiliar with The Gathering we invite you to explore our website to learn more. We specifically encourage you to explore our sermon archive where you can learn more about our teachings and our positions on various social issues. Please note that our commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion extends to all, including LGBTQ+ persons, and all staff are expected to share in that commitment. Additionally, please review our mission, vision, and five practices as membership is a requirement for all staff members.
To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume to the below and indicate which position you are applying for.


Director of Gathering Kids

We are seeking an exceptional Director of Gathering Kids to lead, guide, and inspire our multi-site ministry. As the Director, you will not only be responsible for envisioning and executing the future of our kid’s ministry at our McCausland site but also oversee the direction of kids ministry across all sites and coach other site leaders to create a cohesive and impactful ministry.

Church Planters Lab - Full Time

The Gathering is seeking to develop 2-3 Site Pastors over the course of the 2023-2024 appointment year. Selected individuals will be employed (FT) by The Gathering during the entirety of the Lab. Upon the completion of the Lab, participants will be in a position to be appointed as Site Pastors of The Gathering and/or another United Methodist Church in the Missouri Conference.