A school year of training for lifelong vocational or volunteer ministry.
Experiencing what it’s like to be on staff at a church
Learning about how to do ministry with a team
Developing specific skill set and spending internship developing a program
Jesus Christ is Savior & Lord; Growing in grace and knowledge of God
Lifestyle fitting for influence of leadership; “Imitate me as I imitate Christ”
Personal & Ministry References
Consistent Transportation to and from Arbor Road Church
10-12 hours each week
Sunday 8:30 am – 12:30 pm // Wednesdays 11-noon; Thursdays 6-9PM
Additional Office Hours vary for each department (flexible with school schedule)
Mid Week Ministry Meeting Times
Available for most additional activities & trips
Other than meeting work can be done in office workspace or at your home/dorm
Letter of recommendation upon completion of commitment
Optional Biola Matching Scholarship:
$1,000 from Arbor Road Church to a student account
Biola doubles if you’re eligible for this need based scholarship
Whether Biola doubles or not / we gift this to your account
Some ministries will have specific job descriptions that they are trying to fill.
Generally, we try and find interns that are faithful, available and teachable. If you have Godly Character, Chemistry with the team and general competence, then we will often design a role around your skills and the ministry needs.