RICHRich McCullen
Planting Pastor

Rich is the founding pastor of Missiongathering San Diego and planting pastor of Missiongathering Charlotte. He is responsible for casting the vision for our faith community, as well as being our primary Sunday gathering preacher.



Eli & Stephanie Renner
Worship Leaders




Jessica Donahue
Interim Little Villagers Children’s Ministry Director


AndrewShipley-MGCLTAndrew Shipley
Director of Spiritual Formation

Andrew Shipley grew up in Charlotte. He has worked with Revolution Church and several other ministries in the area. He and his wife Jessica are long-time residents of the NoDa neighborhood. Andrew has a passion to see people reconnect with God, community, and themselves through Missiongathering.



Steve Knight

Pastor of Social Justice and Activism

Prior to coming to Missiongathering Charlotte, Steve Knight was co-pastor of Open Hearts Gathering (Disciples of Christ) in Gastonia for five years. He is also co-founder of Transform Network, a missional activism network. He has three great kids.