Church Ministry Residency

Greenhouse for Ministry

Young people who are pursuing God’s calling can gain valuable ministry experience by serving in various areas of ministry under coaching and mentoring of godly leaders. San Jose Christian Alliance Church is committed to serving as a greenhouse for ministry skills and character growth for our next generation of church leaders. Church Ministry Residency is a residential internship program for those who are considering full-time or bi-vocational ministry to gain experience under caring supervision of SJCAC ministry staff. Areas of ministry include administration, pastoral ministry, children and youth ministry, creative arts, worship, multi-media, multi-ethic church ministry, church planting and missions, community development.

We provide internship at three levels

Short-term Projected Based Internship
(2-3 months)
ideal for college and seminary students wanting to gain practical ministry & work experience during summer breaks

2021 Summer Internship Opportunities
Job descriptions  |  Application

Mid-term Internship
(3-6 months)
ideal for bible college or seminary students fulfilling ministry practicum requirement as part of their study

Vocational Internship
(6-12 months)
those who are pursuing vocational ministry in specific area such as children, youth, pastoral or church planting.

For applicants coming from out of SF Bay Area, the church will provide housing with a mentor assigned for the course of program.

Please apply online or contact us for further details.


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