The Gateway Districts Office
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
The Missouri Conference will relentlessly lead our churches to become outwardly focused and spiritually centered Christ followers.

Employment Opportunities

May 14, 2018
Church of the Shepherd (COS) is a growing congregation of 900, committed to the mission of connecting people to God and neighbor through a relationship with Jesus Christ for the transformation of individuals and our community.  We are seeking a full-time Media Coordinator who will be an effective story-teller, team-builder, video producer, and graphic arts illustrator, and have the drive to achieve.  This person must have a life committed to Jesus and the values of Church of the Shepherd.
Qualified individuals must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Digital Media or a related field and 1-2 years of experience (or internship equivalence).  Please submit a resume, a portfolio containing both original graphic art designs and video production samples, and three references to
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April 16, 2018
Salem United Methodist Church in Ladue is seeking a part-time Youth Director.  Interested parties should send their resume to Jennifer Horne at

April 16, 2018
Salem United Methodist Church in Ladue is seeking a part-time Executive Director. The primary focus of the Executive Director is to oversee the day-to-day operation of Salem United Methodist Church. Salem is one church operating in two locations: (i) a Mid-County site at South Lindbergh Blvd. and Highway 64; and (ii) a South-City site in the Carondelet neighborhood at the corner of Virginia Ave. and Haven Street. The Executive Director will manage and lead all of the non-pastoral staff and serve as oversight on all budgeting ministries, as well as oversight of building operations and contracts.
Educational Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree required.  Preferred degree in business, law, theology, human resources or related field.
Experience Required:
  • 5+ years of business management experience; preferably in the areas of contract administration, human resources, payroll and finance
  • 5+ years of multi-personnel supervision and management
  • Demonstrated experience leading change and making measurable improvements in key business metrics
  • Experience in the development, documentation, and implementation of policies and procedures
  • Exceptionally detail oriented and results driven
  • Proficiency in MS Office and a general use of database program software
Interested parties should contact Rev. Terri Swan at 314-991-0546

March 20, 2018
Centenary UMC in Bonne Terre is looking for a new accompanist beginning in July.  Interested parties should contact Pastor Dave Wiant at or 314-675-0481

March 19, 2018
First United Methodist Church of Festus/Crystal City is a growing, community focused, congregation seeking a Christ-centered, self-motivated, person who is passionate about ministry with students and families. Responsibilities include identifying and connecting with new students and their families in worship, planning and leading weekly 6th-12th grade youth group lessons and activities, and recruiting and training adult volunteers for student ministries.
The ideal candidate will have a vital relationship with Jesus Christ, passion for working with young people, strong interpersonal skills, promote team building through empowerment, and be self-motived. 15 hours weekly. For a full job description, click here. To apply, please e-mail your resume to