University Ministry Intern in Dominican Republic
University Ministry in , Dominican Republic for 3 months to 6 months
Assist with evangelism, discipleship in Uconexion University ministries, currently active on UASD university in Santo Domingo, a commuter campus of 200,000 students in urban capital city of Dominican Republic. Potential opportunity for long term MAs to help launch ministries on other private universities in the city and/or in a city in the interior of the country.
Ministry base is the Puente Community Center, a house 2 blocks from campus open for students to come study, eat, rest, connect from 9-5 M-F.
‘Connecting conversations” is the large group weekly meeting for conversation and the Word; student leaders are trained via Discipleship by Design course, and then commit to give 10+ hours/week as small group leaders. Guy and gal small groups meet weekly; small group leaders meet for a Resource class weekly and for a leadership class bi-weekly.
Responsibilities: assist in all aspects of Uconexion ministry; host at the Puente center; lead or co-lead small group on campus, one on one discipleship of students and student leaders; evangelism on campus; assist with large group meeting and leadership classes depending on experience.
Get involved in church plant for weekend ministry (university ministry is not active on weekends.)
Qualifications: 2yrs+ university or University graduate, relational evangelism skills, team player
Spanish recommended (but XA leadership experience more important)
Experience Desired: from a XA background, having XA CMIT experience a huge PLUS
Opportunity: 3-6 month via the Engagemylife.org program; 1 yr or 2 yr MA (includes language school)
Jamie Bello, AGWM Missionary Coach/Host
Next Steps: email [email protected] and note interest in University Ministry Intern opportunity in DR with Bellos