Village Missions

Ministry Internship

Hey there! Are you a college student, recent graduate, or someone that just feels unsure and wants practical hands on training, like what you would experience in a ministry internship?  Do you:

Feel the call to ministry?

Wonder if rural ministry might where God is leading?

Want to get some hands-on mission experience?

Then you should check out the Ministry Internship Programs with Village Missions!

Village Missionary interacting with intern.

The Basics

Our ministry internships offer the opportunity to experience the life of a rural pastor while fulfilling the credits required by your respective school.  You will receive firsthand ministry experience while discerning if rural ministry is the right fit for you.

Village Missions offers ministry internship programs that can be tailored to fit your situation. This could be a summer internship, a program coordinated with your Bible College studies, or a pastoral internship to prepare you for your field assignment. Internships will usually range from 6 – 12 months.

The Details About The Ministry Internship

As an intern, you will be assigned to a Village Missions field to work closely with an experienced Village Missionary.  You will get experience in church ministry and lifestyle evangelism throughout the community.  Under their coaching, you will experience firsthand what makes rural and small-town ministry unique and valuable.

As rural pastor wears many hats, so an intern will, too! Here is quick look at a few of the activities you could be a part of:

Leading a VBS or Bible camp

Preaching on Sunday mornings

Serving in the local community

Helping a local famer, rancher, or logger with their work

Visiting the homebound and sick

And so much more!

Want to Learn More?

So, do you think that the Lord might be calling you to serve in rural ministry? Then we’d love to have you join one of our ministry internships! Contact us to find out more.