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Purdue Christian Campus House

Campus Ministry Intern [two-year, full-time]

Purdue Christian Campus House
West Lafayette, Indiana, United States

Date Posted: 03/06/2012
Categories: College Pastor - Women's Pastor
Denominations: Christian Church
Church Size: 751 to 1000
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
We Are...
A campus ministry in West Lafayette serving Purdue's campus by reaching out and creating a context for deep, gospel-centered community. We embrace the arts as a common language and expression of God's love for us through worship, outreach, and studying the word of God. We have Sunday services for about 1,000 students, a mid-week bible study, small groups, and are actively involved in missions and service locally and globally. Our coffee shop is located in the heart of campus and has over 150,000 patrons every year. We come alongside students to further construct their faith in a way that is unique, filled with passion, and pointed purposefully at serving The Kingdom wherever their career takes them.

We Are Looking For...
A recent college graduate who has an apparent love for God that comes from an awareness of His abundant love for her--one who is willing to use her gifts and abilities to love college students and impact their lives for God’s Kingdom.

You Will...
-Intentionally invest in relationships with students
-Run events, oversee areas of our ministry, take charge of needs that arise, and support permanent staff
-Collaborate with other staff on various programs
-Raise your salary ($23,000/year) through charitable gifts, offerings, and monthly commitments from your own independent network.

You Get To...
-Impact God’s Kingdom by loving and caring for college students
-Gain valuable hands on ministry experience as you work alongside a gifted and passionate staff team
-Explore your unique gifts and passions for ministry

You Should Have...
-A bachelors degree
-Propensity for organization, meeting deadlines, and following through
-Willingness to receive direction, oversight, and accountability
-A heart to love and serve students
-Ability to work independently and manage your time efficiently

The Fine Print...
-Intern position is a 2-year, full-time position with a start date of June 2012
-Because we are a support-based non-profit organization, all interns are expected to raise their own financial support (as stated above), but will receive guidance from our Director of Development
-We will provide office space within a comfortable environment and a laptop with all necessary applications and tools

To Apply...
Submit a resume with references to along with your answers to the following questions
1. Describe your connection to God’s love and grace and how it has changed your life.
2. What is your personal philosophy of ministry?
3. What characteristics are important for a Campus Ministry Intern to possess? How do your gifts and experiences align with those characteristics?
4. Describe the vision and purpose of Campus House in your own words.