Spend a season in the heart of New York City for a 3 month program with the goal of educating, equipping, and empowering next generation leaders for urban/multi-cultural ministry. Join a select few from around the world and experience New York, the mission of Jesus in the context of church planting, and gospel community in a unique and powerful way.
Educate: Interns will go through a 9 week course composed of reading, discussion, and lecture, exploring the nuanced approach to spiritual ministry within an urban/multi-cultural context. Learning modules include:
Gospel centered ministry
Evangelism in post christian cities
Cultural agility and Contextualization
Discerning the kingdom
Five fold ministry
The way of Jesus in New York
Kingdom centered prayer
Equip: Interns will be equipped for pastoral, evangelistic, prophetic, teaching, and apostolic ministry through close relationships with experienced NYC pastors and church planters.
Empower: Interns will be empowered to carry out weekly ministry tasks, in addition to being devoted to a larger scale ministry project before their time in the city is finished.
The 2019 class will receive at most 3 interns
Program runs June 17th-August 15th or August 25th- November 26th
Applicants must be between the ages of 18-28 years of age
Applications must be submitted before April 1st, 2019
3 interns will live in a 2 bedroom (1100 Square foot) NYC apartment during their program.
The apartment is located in NYC.
Both the Women’s and Men’s intern coordinators live within a few train stops and will be engaging with interns multiple times a week.
Interns will meet daily for a meal, scheduling, accountability, and prayer.
Intern coordinators will meet two times a week with the intern group above and beyond their weekly reports with each individual intern.
Interns are expected to work 8 hour days, 4.5 days during the week, and will be working a 6 hour Sunday as well. This will leave Friday afternoon through Saturday night free for planned sabbath and recreation around the city and region.
Cost is $2300 which covers both NYC housing for the entire program, along with books and materials.
Food and recreation costs must be covered by candidates.
2 different support/funding trainings for candidates will be held once accepted.
100% of funding must be in prior to the start date.