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These opportunities are classified as “internships” by the churches/agencies that post them. They represent a select list by churches and ministry agencies who seek to work with Bethel students. Most can be found on Bethel’s Online Career Center.

Note to students: To use any of these opportunities to satisfy your degree program’s internship, you must seek approval of the Director of Internship through the normal Internship Preparation process, and work with the church/agency to meet Bethel’s internship requirements.

Churches may explore entry on this list by contacting the Director of Internship and Placement at

We refresh this list as needed.  Please check out this page periodically for more opportunities.


Faith Baptist Church

4350 Russell Ave. N., Minneapolis, MN 55412

We are looking specifically for an intern to focus on Community Outreach to Youth in North
Minneapolis to build community engagement and youth relationships. This position could also
include the opportunity to teach regularly and facilitate small-group or discipleship content with
youth. The youth ministry intern will participate in staff meetings and will be a part of an
environment of spiritual growth and professional development in youth ministry.

● Passionate follower of Jesus Christ with a clear testimony and ongoing spiritual
● Willing to serve in agreement with the North American Baptist Statement of Beliefs
( ) and affirmation of marriage.
● Willing to adhere to the Faith Baptist Child Protection policy.
● A Youth Ministry Educational Focus or desire to serve vocationally in youth ministry.
● Able to regularly attend Sunday Service and Sunday evening youth group.
Base Expectations:
10 hrs / Week for experience and class credit (additional hours are possible).
A weekly stipend is available upon individual agreement.

For more information contact Youth and Family Pastor, Kyle Substad, at

Posted:  9/20/2019

Cornerstone Church of Blaine

12555 University Ave. NE, Blaine, MN  55434

The job responsibilities include:

  • Meet with Pastor/Elder to communicate vision and direction of ministries
  • Volunteer recruitment, training, and scheduling
  • Help develop and implement strategies to reach unchurched youth
  • Help develop and implment strategies to disciple Christian youth
  • Oversight of ministry budget

If interested in the position, please email a Cover Letter, resume, and complensation requirements to Pastor Jeremy Line at

Posted:  9/19/2019

LifePoint Church

2220 Edgerton St., St. Paul, MN  55117

The Family Ministry Intern assists in the planning, implementation, and administration of all facets of the family ministry at LifePoint Church throughout the school year (Sept-May).  This internship has the option of continuing through the summer.  Strategic areas of the family ministry include Sunday School, Wednesday Night Programming, Discipleship/Mentoring of students, training volunteers, target outreach and discipleship initiatives.  This is a minimum of 5 hours/week position, with potential of up to 20 hours/week if student so desires. 

Compensation includes mileage and ministry expenses as well as a monthly stipend.

Contact Director of Family Ministries for more info or to apply:
Anne Mickelson


Posted:  8/6/2019

New Hope Church

4225 Gettysburg Ave N, New Hope, MN

The Student Ministry Internship is a paid internship for the ’19-’20 school year.  This position will work closely with the youth pastor and other team members to plan, host, teach, and shepherd middle and high school students.  In addition to youth ministry you will get to see the inner workings of our local church and shadow other ministry leaders as you have interest in their areas.  To apply for this role please email your resume to Jon at

The Student Ministry Worship Internship is a paid internship for the ’19-’20 school year.  This position will work with the youth team at New Hope Church to set up and implement a band rotation, lead rehearsals, and see that music worship happens on a regular basis in our youth ministry.  In addition to youth ministry you will get to see the inner workings of our local church and shadow other ministry leaders, including one on one meeting times with our worship pastor.  To apply for this role please email your resume to Jon at

Posted:  7/23/2019

Cerenity Senior Care

1900 Webber Street, White Bear Lake

Opportunities for both exploration in chaplain and pastoral care ministry in a Long term care and rehabilitation setting, suitable for Intro to Pastoral Care (PC512) and Professional Internship.
Posted 10-23-2018

New Hope Community Church

33030 Vichers St NE, Cambridge, MN 55008
Ministry Focus:  Bethel graduate with a vision to mentor new leaders. Can offer paid internships on a limited basis.
Contact:  Bill Berg, 763.552.7979,

Posted: 10-23-2018

First Baptist Church of Minneapolis

1021 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN
Ministy Focus:  A community seeking to know Jesus more and become more like Him in the way we live our lives. Many paid internships available each year.
Contact:  Matt Clausen, 612.332.3651,

Posted:  10-23-2018

Presbyterian Homes

Various Locations
Ministry Focus:  Chaplain internship in long term care setting, supervised by a qualified chaplain in a supportive spiritual community, with exposure to a variety of experiences.
Contact:  Chris Wheatley, 612.269.1384,

Posted:  10-23-2018

Southern Baptist Church, Church Planting

Contact:  Chris Reinertson, 952.881.1122

Posted:  10-23-2018

Good News Jail and Prison Ministry

1145 Shenandoah Lane, Plymouth, MN
Ministry Focus: 
Contact:  Jeff Freeman, 612.596.0090,

Posted:  10-23-2018

Oak Haven Church

1555 Constance Blvd NE, Ham Lake, MN
Ministry Focus:  Bethel graduate with a vision to mentor new leaders, and a thoughtful approach to ministry. Great community.
Contact:  Andy Kumpel,, 763.434.6013

Posted 10-24-2018