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Gateway Baptist Association welcomes our new  Administrative and Financial Assistant



(with her son, Judah)


She can be reached at (618) 254-3953 or

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Vision 2020

What does your vision for 2020 look like?

Is it clear, compelling, positive, exciting, joyful and glorifying to our King?

The GBA 2020 Vision is to equip strong, caring leaders; assist churches to be healthy and thriving; developing powerful discipleship processes in every church; ensuring a productive partnership with the Montana Baptist Convention; coaching and resourcing pastors and spreading the gospel through new church starts and community engagement. How can we assist you?

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Calvary is in need of one part-time individual focusing on cleaning our facilities on the weekend. Please contact our Administrative Pastor, Rick Patrick, at 462-8816, or, if you would like more information.

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“Worship Leader”

Heartland Baptist Church in Godfrey, IL seeks a Worship Leader. Basic duties include preparing & leading of blended contemporary worship music for Sunday morning and other special services like Christmas Eve and Good Friday, organize & lead weekly Praise team practice, experience with audio/visual technology required. Please submit your resume to

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“Worship Leader”

Grace Baptist in Granite City is looking for a Worship Leader. This is a part time position (interim at present, possibility for perm later). Plans, organizes, and leads congregational music for Sunday Morning and Evening services. Acts as leader of the worship team (Praise Band, Audio/Visual). Organizes and prepares materials for practices & worship services. Comfortable with traditional hymns as well as contemporary praise & worship music. Basic computer literacy. Should able to sing well and ideally be proficient on guitar and/or Keyboards. Familiarity with sounds systems & church software (Planning Center, Media Shout, Song Select, etc) a plus. For further information, please email Keith at or
call church office at (618) 877-6672.

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Pray for our churches

Please keep our pastorless churches in your prayers.

Calvary Baptist Church – 3000 Washington Avenue, Granite City, IL

First Baptist Church of Bethalto, IL
New Hope Baptist – 222 W. Ahrens, Worden, IL

Then He said to His disciples, “The harvest is abundant, but the workers are few. Therefore, pray to the Lord of the harvest to send out workers into His harvest.” Matthew 9:37-38

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For more information on these and other events, contact us at 618-254-395