Journey Church is a rapidly growing, cutting edge church in Norman, OK. With the vision “to see cities transformed, one life at a time,” Journey Church strongly believes it is essential to develop high-capacity leaders and connect them to highly compassionate causes. Pastor Clark’s vision for this ministry is to equip leaders to transform culture through biblical leadership training. At Journey Church, we’re looking for people who can contribute to our team. This is a calling and a privilege… and it is an opportunity to be empowered to reach your God-given potential and dreams. We desire to rise up a generation of world changers and influential leaders. As an intern, your personal development is of utmost importance. We want to see you impact lives and see families transformed through the power of the gospel. We want you to have ministry experience, as well as a glimpse into the life of someone in ministry. You will gain valuable experience while working alongside Journey Church staff.
This includes, but is not limited to:
Weekly routines will vary depending on your area of ministry and focus. Here is a brief snapshot of what can be expected in your personal development:
The following qualifications must be met in order to apply for an internship:
Interns at JourneyChurch are held to the following expectations:
Right here on this website!
No. All interns are responsible for securing their own housing and transportation.
An open, excited and willing heart. A teachable spirit. A tank of gas.
No. All internships are unpaid positions.
Each week will vary, depending on your area of focus. You will discuss your schedule with your overseer and plan your week according to your availability (we understand you might have inflexible work or class schedules!). Sundays, you are required to be at your campus’ worship experiences.
This varies and will be discussed with your overseer. You will definitely have two days per week with no expectations (most likely Friday and Saturday, depending on your ministry of focus). There are also certain holidays that our offices close to observe. Sick days are obviously provided when necessary. Fall and spring semester interns receive one week of time off [5 days]. We are aware of unexpected emergencies and accommodate these on an individual basis.
On your application, you may select preferred area of service. If that desired position is filled already, you may be offered a different area of focus.
If your current college or university offers internship opportunities, we will work directly with your counselors and/or professors to ensure you meet all the necessary requirements to receive your credits. You are required to pay your course fees directly to your college/university and we will provide all necessary paperwork required by your college/university.
It is our staff’s desire to develop you through your ministry experience. This includes:
|Personal teaching directly from Pastor Clark||Development sessions with staff pastors|
|Personal Development Plan training||Participation in a JourneyChurch Life Group|
|Spiritual Gifts Assessment||Teamwork Ministry Assignments|
|Specific Ministry-Area Training||Strengths Finders Assessment||Weekly Devotions||Community Outreach|
|Spiritual Fasting||Physical Fitness|
Note: All interns gather for Weekly Development Meetings at 7:00am at the Moore Offices iLounge
(2900 S. Telephone Road | Moore OK | 73160). Breakfast will be provided.
5 Hours Sunday AM Worship Experiences
3 Hours Physical Development (Fitness)
2 Hours Personal Development
13 Hours Specific Ministry Focus
Total: 23 Hours
Fitness is considered personal time
Personal Development is a weekly meeting where all interns are together. Here, they will be developed through books, discussions, bible study, guest speakers and various exercises.