The Gateway Districts Office
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
The Missouri Conference will relentlessly lead our churches to become outwardly focused and spiritually centered Christ followers.

Employment Opportunities

August 9, 2018
Webster United Methodist is seeking a responsible, energetic individual to serve as our part time Director of Youth Ministries.  This position is for someone who has passionate faith in Jesus Christ, and will enhance the youth ministry program, where youth will grow in faith, in understanding of the United Methodist tradition, and in their desire to serve and love others while developing friendships with other youth. Our Director of Youth Ministries must have good organizational and time-management skills, be able to work with a diverse group of youth, and coordinate and nurture leadership skills in adult volunteers working with the youth. Experience with United Methodist Youth programs is a plus.  If you feel called to get more involved in this kind of ministry and would like additional information, please send a cover letter and resume to   

August 9, 2018
Webster United Methodist, a theologically progressive church located in Webster Groves, is seeking a dynamic individual to serve as part-time Assistant Pastor.  This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is considering the ordained ministry to learn and grow within an established Webster Groves faith community.  The mission of the Assistant Pastor is to support the work of the Lead Pastor in leading the congregation, the community, and the world to a transforming relationship with Christ.  The Assistant Pastor will work an average of ten hours per week, and have opportunities to participate in all aspects of the church’s worship, mission, and community outreach.
The Assistant Pastor must have good organizational and time-management skills, and a joyous approach to working with all age groups within the church and the community.  A working knowledge of United Methodist doctrine and Wesleyan tradition is a plus.
If you feel called to be involved in this kind of ministry and would like additional information, please send a cover letter and resume to

July 12, 2018

University United Methodist Church (University City, MO) is seeking a nursery worker to care for children ages 0-3 on Sunday mornings and occasional eveningsClick Here for the full job description.
To apply, submit the following to 
  • Cover letter demonstrating that you meet the required education, experience, and skills
  • Resume
  • Contact information for three unrelated references who can speak to your experience working with infants and young children
Applications will be reviewed as they are received.

June 25, 2018
Grace United Methodist church, a progressive UMC near Forest Park is seeking a 12-15 hour Youth and Children’s minister. A vibrant group of about 12 wonderful, brainy, inquisitive, service oriented youth are looking for weekly leader.  Our Sunday school program is seeking a coordinator for our teachers and curriculum and to oversee the nursery.  Experience preferred, with a track record of making Disciples. United Methodist or United Methodist compatible theology a must. Could develop into more hours as program grows. 
Closing Date July 15th
Please contact for more information.

June 25, 2018
Centenary UMC in Bonne Terre is looking for a part-time accompanist. Applicants may contact Pastor Dave Wiant