CROSS CHURCH MINISTRY INTERNSHIP
The Purpose of the Ministry Internship is to identify, equip, empower, and launch potential ministers and confirm their ministry calling.
The Vision for the Ministry Internship is to provide meaningful ministry opportunities, that will shape, challenge and encourage ministers,
The Ministry Intern will be expected to participate, and assist, with the ministries of the Cross Church.
Along with experiencing hands-on ministry, the Ministry Intern will receive practical and educational instruction.
The Ministry Internship will focus heavily on pursuing Jesus, submitting to the Spirit and Honoring the Father as you minister to others.
The Ministry Intern will be entrusted to lead, recruit and learn how to lead ministries and train leaders in significant ways.
The Ministry Intern must meet the Biblical Qualifications of a Deacon as outlined in 1st Timothy 3:8-13. While also showing a passion and interest in pursuing full-time ministry.
In addition to participating in a weekly staff meeting, the Ministry Intern will be expected to attend, participate, and at times lead a combination of many different ministries including but not limited to Sunday services, worship practices, teaching and preaching and other events as needed.
The Responsibilities of the Ministry Intern will consist of attending all pertinent ministry events, including filling the pulpit, preaching at Cross Youth, leading studies, and helping launch ministry leadership teams.
The Ministry Internship will consist of a base of 20-25 hours per week and will be divided between the different ministries of the Cross Church. Specific Focus will be based on the needs of the staff, as well as the interest, and aptitude of the Ministry Intern.
The Ministry Internship is a 3-month time commitment. At the end of the 3-month time- frame, the elders will evaluate the internship and potentially offer to extend the internship for another 3 months.
NOTE: The Ministry Internship is not to exceed 12 consecutive months.
Compensation will be determined by the specific needs and requirements of the ministry Intern.