Raising Up the Next Generation of Leaders

The Ransom Internship is an immersion-style program that takes place year round in 6-8 week segments for individuals who feel a call to vocational church ministry.



The internship allows individuals to observe and participate in a wide-range of ministry opportunities, while learning how to be a healthy pastor in a vibrant local church. The program will feature exposure to multiple ministry areas with the option for intensives in campus pastor, youth/children’s, worship/creative arts, and more.

  • The internship runs for 6-8 weeks (approximately 2 months) at any point in the year

  • Interns will work approximately 20-24 hours per week

  • The internship can be tailored to fit specific academic requirements- contact us for more information.


Developmental Elements

  • Ministry Immersion: Interns will be exposed to multiple ministry areas through observation opportunities, meetings with church staff, and hands-on ministry involvement.

  • Leadership Development: Interns will receive weekly leadership teachings in topics about how to be a healthy pastor.

  • Personal Development: Interns will be paired with a ministry and personal development coach for weekly meetings regarding ministry tasks and personal spiritual growth.

  • Culture/DNA: Interns will experience involvement in a thriving and healthy staff and church culture.

  • Evaluations: Interns will receive an end-of-program review with suggestions for further pastoral development.



Questions? Email or call 605-339-3733

Apply? Click here!