INTERNSHIPS

REQUIREMENTS & CODE OF CONDUCT

We believe God is at work in our church and invite you to consider joining us in this Kingdom ministry.

The purpose of this internship program is to engage participants in a variety of ministry opportunities and learning environments that will:

  • Deepen their character
  • Develop their competence
  • Discover what they carry
  • Discern their calling
  • Deploy them in a healthy church
Requirements & Details
  • The intern will be a mature Christian who has a teachable, humble spirit
  • The intern is at least an 18-year-old high school graduate who is feeling called to pursue Christian ministry
  • The intern is aligned with our purpose, vision, affirmations, values, and programs
  • The intern will choose a specific ministry track: children, youth, women, men, adult, or worship
  • The intern will develop a ministry plan and schedule with their church internship supervisor
  • The intern will be encouraged to take risks as they explore, experience, and engage in ministry
  • The intern will develop a habit of enjoying daily time with God worshiping, reading, praying, listening, and journaling
  • The intern will serve for nine months at our church from October through May with two weeks of vacation
  • The intern will serve a minimum of 15 hours per week, including Sundays
  • The intern will meet weekly with their internship supervisor for personal mentoring and ministry planning
  • The intern will participate once a month on Sunday for a staff lunch, team building, review, and coaching
  • The intern will attend an off-site fall and spring retreat with the entire pastoral team
  • The intern will receive a monthly stipend of $400 to cover their basic needs and personal ministry expenses
  • The intern agrees to abide by our internship code of conduct
Code of Conduct

Our internship code of conduct states, “As an intern at Plymouth Covenant Church, I agree:

  • To apply myself wholeheartedly in this program as I pursue excellence and be diligent to do whatever is good
  • To attend all team meetings, internship classes, ministry sessions, and special events as prescribed
  • To strive for unity by showing true humility, slandering no one, being peaceable and considerate to all
  • To support the purpose, vision, affirmations, values, and programs of Plymouth Covenant Church
  • To follow all operating procedures and ministry policies of Plymouth Covenant Church
  • To cultivate good relationships socially with others and to do my part to resolve conflicts that may arise
  • To be responsive to the authorities placed over me in this internship, including the church pastors and leaders
  • To be above reproach and full of integrity in my personal walk, talk, finances, relationships, and lifestyle
  • To be conscientious of public perception and avoid situations that could be interpreted as compromising
  • To abstain from gambling, drunkenness, tobacco use, and all immoral or illegal acts both on and off church property
  • To commit to sexual purity by refraining from any sexual gratification outside of my marriage”

How to Apply

To be considered for an internship at Plymouth Covenant Church, you must:

  1. Submit the online application
  2. Agree to a background check and a review of your personal references
  3. Meet for a personal interview with the internship team as requested
  4. Honor the final decision regarding acceptance in this program

HAVE questions?

Simply fill  out the form below to contact Pastor Dan with your questions.

Dan Johnson
Senior Pastor