A Summer internship at Harvest Bible Chapel in Chicago where you will get experience to grow in your gifts, education from seasoned leaders, and exposure to a world-wide ministry.
2 TIMOTHY 2:2
“And the things you have heard me say in the presence of many witnesses entrust to reliable people who will also be qualified to teach others also.” Harvest Bible Chapel desires to continue in these instructions from the Apostle Paul.
“Harvest Summer Internships: The place for you to advance your training in an exciting atmosphere of growth, partnership, and – most importantly – God powerfully at work. Fill out an application and see if you qualify to step into a life-changing opportunity this summer!”
– Pastor James MacDonald
“You don’t want to miss this opportunity to not only grow in your skill, but to be a part of something greater than yourself; a movement that God is using to draw people to himself around the world.”
– Meredith Andrews, Vertical Church Band
SUMMER 2016 RECAP
* This video was created by video interns
WHERE DO I FIT IN?
- Serve across 1 of our 7 campuses every weekend
- Assist the pastoral team in running various ministries
- Grow in your preaching, counseling, and leadership by receiving coaching/mentorship from our most seasoned pastors
- Be a part of running and executing two weeks of student camp in Michigan
- Participate in the planning and execution of weekly student events
- Receive leadership coaching by our student pastors
- Obtain foundational, theological and relational training for children’s ministry leadership
- Hands on experience and ownership of daily operational and creative tasks and responsibilities
- Serving at our High Five Day Camp
- Serving at one of 7 campuses in weekend ministry to experience volunteer training, classroom teaching, and outreach to families
- Be a member of the resident worship band at Camp Harvest in Michigan for the entire summer
- Hands-on experience and ownership of day-to-day worship ministry tasks and camp operations
- Join in some of the worship leadership training at Harvest in Chicago
- 4 weeks of advanced worship training and 6 following weeks of working within the Harvest Worship Department
- Hands on experience and ownership in day-to-day worship ministry tasks and responsibilities
- Serve across our 7 campuses for weekend services and weekly student ministry events
- 4 weeks of philosophical, theological and practical training for worship leadership.
- Receive worship leading, instrumental and vocal evaluation/coaching from the VCB team.
- Serve across our 7 campuses for weekend services with Harvest and VCB worship leaders.
- Join a team that leads a culture of over 450 employees
- Get hands on training and experience in all HR functions such as payroll, benefits, professional development, staff Engagement, recruiting/staffing, and performance management.
- Exposure to the daily processes and duties of a Human Resources department that is over 7 campus locations and 1 camp location
- Assist in weekend services and weekly student events
- Learn the art of mixing by our top audio engineers
- Gain a complete technical understanding of all aspects of production
- Hands-on experience with training and developing production volunteer teams
- Assist in filming and editing of God at Work testimony videos
- Be a part of brainstorming new ways of video communication
- Assist in motion graphic creation and development
- Design concepts with team of designers for various church projects
- Participate in team meetings and brainstorming sessions
- Assist in weekend communication graphic support
- Exposure to business-related functions of a 7-campus, 12,000 member church as well as a world-wide ministry – dealing with entities such as Walk In The Word, Biblical Soul Care, and Vertical Church Band.
- Work with a large Church with Not-For-Profit accounting including accounts payable, accounts receivable, and internal controls.
- Get experience with internal financial statement reporting
- Work with facilities budget and functionality across 7 campuses and observe a capital planning process
- Walk, talk, share and live out who Jesus Christ is to the student campers. Set the pace for a day of faith and fun.
- Be an Instructor in one or two of the many activities we offer at Camp Harvest
- Participate in the safety and administration of the camp, from being Certified as a lifeguard/first aid/AED to running the snack shack or helping serve food.
- Participate in the planning and execution of Harvest Women summer ministry and events
- Serve at one of our seven locations each weekend
- Prepare for fall ministry, which includes planning kick-off event, selection and training of leaders, small group assimilation, etc.
- Recruit, train and lead teams of volunteers such as greeters, childcare workers, food service, and prayer teams
- Assist with production, marketing, and administrative tasks for Vertical Church Films
- Hands on experience with film making
- Receive the chance to be a production assistant on various production videos