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.

Missionary Associate Opportunities

Life360 Intercultural Campus in Springfield, Missouri is looking for servant-hearted individuals that are passionate about the following ministries to take their church plant to the next level:
Intercultural<br />Worship
Musically gifted and Spirit-led leader who can (or is willing to) sing in different languages and play music in various styles. Potentially start music lessons for neighbors (kids or adults) living in poverty to spread a positive Christian influence.
Children’s Ministry <br /> (K-5)
Children’s Ministry
Creative, fun, and Spirit-led leader who can relate to ethnically diverse children and continue the partnership with local public schools with ESL program. (Prefer married couple)
Spanish-Speaking Pastor
Spanish-Speaking Pastor
Compassionate and Spirit-led leader who can invest in the Hispanic neighbors through home-visit, leading a bible study, and other ministries to promote unity in diversity. Opportunity to partner with Grupo Latino Americano and other Hispanic organizations for community engagement.
Community<br />Network
Proactive, culturally-competent, and Spirit-led leader who loves getting into the community to serve and partner with other organizations for greater influence. Opportunities to network, include but not limited to, local refugee institute, universities, City of Springfield, etc.
Other Missionary Associate Opportunities
YES! Young Enough to Serve<br />Serve Adults over 50 in Ministry
YES! Young Enough to Serve
Serve Adults over 50 in Ministry
Y.E.S. - Young Enough to Serve
YES! is currently looking for passionate younger individuals or couples to serve as interns to adults in life’s second half. YES! Young Enough to Serve (yestoserve.org) inspires adults over 50 to pray, serve, and make disciples. Young leaders are critical to unlocking this potential.
Denver, CO<br />Homeless Youth & Young Adults
Denver, CO
Homeless Youth & Young Adults
Sox Place
We are in need of additional staff members at Sox Place - a missions outreach in downtown Denver to the homeless youth and young adult population. Staff will be involved with outreach inside and out of our outreach center. We are in search of those who are comfortable with bringing the Gospel in non-traditional ways.
Reaching the Outdoor Nations in trailhead towns across the USA
Reaching the Outdoor Nations in trailhead towns across the USA
Outdoor Nations
If you love the outdoors and would love to live in a trail head town, join us. The Discovery Network is looking for people of adventure to cultivate relationships and help plant churches in some of the most beautiful places in America. We want you to Get OUTSIDE and let God speak to your INSIDE. Contact us if you want to join the tribe.

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