Heartland District


Camp Hickory, Ingleside, IL

Youth Ministry/Camp - Chad Garrison 

Camp Hickory in Illinois is an exciting and very busy place in summer time. During this internship students will be become fully engaged in the summer camp setting at Camp Hickory placed directly in the Heartland District. Students will effectively run the camp's ins and outs as well as be fully integrated with the camp life. Students will live on site through the summer and be included in Ministry development classes lead by Chad Garrison the Heartland District Nextgen director. Students will specifically engage in NextGen ministry training as well as working with the pastors and pastoral staff from Heartland District churches. There is a stipend and scholarship applied to this internship.

LaSalle, IL

NextGen and Worship - Diana Gilbert

This is an urban internship with a focus on kid’s ministry and worship. The intern will have opportunities to help with worship and assist the youth leader in weekly events. A main focus of this internship will be the church’s children’s ministry. A large portion children’s ministry will be neighborhood sport outreaches with children, emphasizing evangelism to the local children. The intern will have many opportunities to minister to children, as well as work in Sunday school and help with the youth group. This internship will be great for a student who loves kids and is interested in learning about urban ministry. There is a stipend and scholarship with this internship.