Our church staff are those who are commissioned and paid to serve our community and ensure that Missiongathering fully lives into our mission, vision, and values. Click a photo to email depicted staff member.
Brandan Robertson, Lead Pastor
Brandan Robertson is the Lead Pastor of Missiongathering Christian Church in San Diego, California. He is the primary preacher during our Sunday Gatherings and leads our staff, ministry teams, and church through management, vision, and pastoral care. Brandan is the author of and contributor to six books, including Nomad: A Spirituality For Traveling Light, Our Witness: The Unheard Stories of LGBT+ Christians, Gay & Christian, No Contradiction, and The Inclusion Imperative. Acclaimed as one of "the most hope-inspiring young Christian leaders", Brandan speaks to audiences around the world casting a vision of hope and healing for the future of spirituality. He writes regularly for the Huffington Post, Patheos, and TIME Magazine, and is regularly interviewed in national media on topics pertaining to faith in public life. He is an adjunct instructor at San Francisco Theological Seminary. He earned is B.A. in Pastoral Ministry from Moody Bible Institute and his Masters of Theological Studies from Iliff School of Theology.
Our Elders are responsible for providing accountability and direction to our church staff and community. They serve three year terms and meet regularly to ensure the health and vibrancy of the mission and ministry of Missiongathering.
OUR PASTORAL CARE TEAM
Our Pastoral Care Team is made up of Lay Pastors, individuals who volunteer and have been appointed to lead the Missiongathering community through pastoral care and guidance. These are gifted and seasoned leaders who have displayed a deep commitment to the vision, mission, and community at Missiongathering and have a passion for helping our community thrive.
OUR MINISTRY LEADERS
Missiongathering Christian Church is involved in and provides a wide array of programs and ministries to our community. The following is a list of the leaders of our various ministries.