Missionary Associate

Individuals contribute their time and skills to help fulfill the vision God has laid out for them. Missionary Associates work with a supervising missionary or pastor to assist in or lead various aspects of ministry.

Basic Qualifications

  • AG credentialed minister

  • Clear background check

  • A call to serve

  • Willing supervisor

  • “As an MA, I have had the opportunity to help plant a church that is now thriving. This has been one of the most exciting experiences of my life, and the MA program has been a great help in taking that first step.”

    Zachary PovecMCPD Missionary Associate
  • “The MA program has helped us staff our sites with quality pastors as our network grows.”

    Ted CederblomPastor, Life360 Church

Multi-Site Church Possibilities

Is your church considering or currently managing multiple sites? Bring on self-funded, full or part-time staff with the Missionary Associate program. Working with U.S. Missions, a lead pastor can supervise one or more site/staff pastors who are fully or partially funded as MCPD Missionary Associates. Learn more.

Ready to explore an adventure in service as a missionary associate?