17 Aug Internship Program
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This fall, Gospel City is launching our Internship Program. The goal of this internship is to disciple, equip and train the next generation of pastors, missionaries and Christian workers in gospel-centered ministry. We hope that these interns can turn into part-time and full-time pastors and workers at Gospel City.
First Round Deadline: September 22, 2017.
After September 22, rolling deadline for applications.
Five Internship Opportunities:
-Community Group Intern
-For the City Intern (Local Outreach Ministry)
-Gospel City Kids Intern (Up to grade 5)
What Is Gospel City About?
We are a gospel-centered church planted in the heart of Itaewon. We believe Jesus Changes Everything. You’ll hear us preach it, sing it, discuss it and live it. We have seen people come to Christ, de-churched people come back to church, apathetic Christians grow, and Koreans and Expats find renewed joy in their faith. In the next couple of years, we want to reach the next generation of Koreans by planting a bilingual congregation/service.
What Is Our Ministry Philosophy?
-Theology + Ministry Practice = Effective Minister
-We will develop your theology through book reviews, group discussions, and coaching/training.
-We will provide a safe place for you to think through and practice ministry.
What Will This Internship Look Like?
-1-year program with the possibility of extension
-5-15 hours of ministry weekly
-Weekly staff meetings
-Bi-weekly book review and group discussions
-Bi-weekly sermon preparation and evaluation
-Monthly 1-1 coaching/training with Lead Pastor
What Types of Topics Will The Internship Address?
-What is Gospel-Centered Ministry?
-What is a healthy church? Are mega-churches healthy? Should you do house-church?
-How do you allow the gospel to transform lives and not guilt, fear, shame, emotionalism or programs?
-How do you prepare and preach robust Christ-centered relevant sermons?
-What is culture and how do you engage it?
-How can you become a more effective leader?
-How do you stay emotionally healthy in ministry?
-How do you start, develop and maintain a ministry?-
-How do you manage and empower volunteers?
-How do you disciple people?
-How do you persuasively defend your faith?
-What does evangelism look like today?
-How can you become a church planter?
Book Discussion and Reviews:
-Transforming Grace, Jerry Bridges
-Christ-Centered Preaching, Bryan Chapell
-Emotionally Healthy Spirituality, Peter Scazerro
-The Reason for God, Tim Keller
-Center Church, Tim Keller
-Trellis and the Vine, Marshall and Payne
-Two additional books selected by Lead Pastor
-Ascribe to Gospel-Centered Theology
-Passionate about authentic relationships/communities
-Interest in a part-time/full-time position upon graduation
-Fundraise a portion of your stipend
-A heart to disciple; competency in administration
-Teachable, passionate, and self-motivated
-English fluency required, Korean fluency is preferred, but not required.
Stipend & Benefits:
-Stipend range between 250,000 – 750,000 won a month
-3 weeks of paid vacation, 2 weeks of paid ministry leave (for ministry engagements or education)
How Do I Apply?
1) Send resume to Pastor Joel Yoon (email@example.com)
2) Send a quailty digital photo to Pastor Joel Yoon (firstname.lastname@example.org)
3) Have two recommendation forms send directly to email@example.com. The recommendation forms can be found here.
4) Complete online application here.
-First Round Deadline: September 22, 2017. After September 22, rolling deadline for applications.
-For more questions: go to www.thegospelcity.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org