Internship

How would you like to discover your passions in order to develop a life-changing ministry? Connect with us in Fort Lauderdale to see how the gospel-centered church can serve as a nucleus of local community with grace-empowered models. Our goal is to give you opportunities that best suit your major, provide you with experience that will strengthen your resume, and establish a foundation that will fortify your future endeavors. In addition, we offer educational credit requirements as authorized by your school (should this apply).

With Ministry Design classes each week and real ongoing projects, our mission is to give you authentic experience that will equip you to…

  • Design successful programs and ministries
  • Create effective outcome-based models
  • Understand your God-given talents and strengthen your weaknesses

As an intern, you will plan projects in these areas:

  • Homelessness
  • Student Ministries
  • Music Ministries
  • Prison
  • Orphans
  • International Missions

Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church is in the heart of the fifth most urban city in the country - Fort Lauderdale, Florida. We are intentional about spreading the Gospel throughout our community, our city, and around the world. Making the decision to intern with Coral Ridge is making the decision to learn real ministry on the ground that impacts the globe. We exist as a church, to declare and demonstrate the liberating power of the Gospel. As an intern there will be tasks involved, but let’s not forget about the joy in experiencing South Florida. The experience you will get by working with 14 other interns in South Florida will be a life-altering experience that you will never forget! Housing (by the beach) will be provided to you. Below are the details that will be implemented during your stay here in Fort Lauderdale.

Internship Dates are from June 2, 2014 to July 27, 2014. Within these dates you will be placed in a ministry. This will be a Monday-Thursday position from 1pm-5pm (25 hrs/week), and Fridays from 9am-12pm. The remaining hours will be general ministry training through our Cultivate Ministry Model, creating projects, and of course FUN!

Throughout your time there will be other elements involved such as:

One of the opportunities Coral Ridge has this summer we’ll be inviting 700+ (middle and high school) Chinese students that will be arriving from China. These students will be here to learn American culture and also to learn English as a second language. One of your responsibilities will be either to represent your college (we will take care of details) and/or help with the College Fair that Coral Ridge will be organizing this summer. Along with that you will be going on FREE Disney trips as an advocate/chaperone for the students.

Our goal is to give you opportunities that best suit your major, provide you with experience that will strengthen your resume, and establish a foundation that will fortify your future endeavors. In addition, we offer educational credit requirements as authorized by your school, and possible employment opportunities.