Summer Internship

Website Hope Community Church

Hope Community Church is looking to host a summer intern for 8 weeks here in Nashville, TN. Our church is based in the Nations, which is one of the fastest growing neighborhoods in Nashville.

Who should come?

  1. Those who are interested in getting real-life hands on experience in a ministry setting
  2. Those who are interested in discerning and seeing if vocational ministry is for them
  3. Those who want mentoring and intense discipleship in the context of a healthy local church

Why should you come?

  • Tons of ministry experience including live
    preaching opportunities and teaching opportunities
  • Getting to see and experience behind the scenes of how a healthy church runs
  • Your own intern study room
  • One to one time with the head Pastor and other Elders
  • Free rent with a stipend and living with a post-seminary graduated residents
  • Nashville is one of the fast growing cities in the country with 82 people reported to be moving here a day
  • Hope is located in the Nations. One of the fastest growing neighborhoods in Nashville and ripe for gospel-opportunitiesHas counted towards seminary credit in the past
  • Broad range of tracks based on ministry focus (worship, planting, preaching, revitalization, children’s and youth ministry, associate, and lead Pastor.)
    You get to decide with the pastoral staff, one book you study with them over the summer


  • Commit to give your time and to be a part of the church (this includes but is not limited to: elder meetings, events, small groups, meetings).
  • Meet with the Head Pastor once a week
  • Commit to a full 8 weeks in Nashville at Hope
  • Be willing to submit to the Elders and the Church’s statement of faith during your stay here (this does not mean you must agree with everything).

Further Information:

If you’re interested in applying, apply at


The Deadline for applying is May 10th