Bentwood Apprenticeship and North of Hope have teamed up to offer an exciting summer internship opportunity for college students! This internship will help prepare you to be a leader in the ministry that God has called you to, and will provide a cross-cultural ministry experience.

Mission Statement: We go into the mission field, discover what God is doing, and we join Him there. We equip and prepare emerging leaders through devotion to God, love for others, and putting our hands to practical service, learning, and growth.

The Purpose of our summer internship is: leadership development, discipleship, and cross cultural ministry experience. While serving in Alaska our interns will:

  1. Serve – 1 Peter 4:10
  2. Learn – Proverbs 1:7, Col 1:9-10
  3. Grow – Hebrews 10:24-25

Serve: Our interns will be serving with several ministries in Alaska including: North of Hope (the ministry of Rod & Teresa Koop), Bentwood Apprenticeship, and several churches throughout the state.

  1. North of Hope: Interns will assist and be a part of missions teams who will be serving on Prince of Wales Island, the Kenai Peninsula, and the Anchorage area. Duties may include one or more of the following: cooking for teams, assistance with construction projects, subsistence gathering, including herring eggs, halibut, salmon, and beach asparagus (food for Alaska native villages).

  2. Bentwood Apprenticeship: Interns will serve alongside Bentwood’s Director, Laura Anderson, in various capacities throughout Alaska. Duties may include one or more of the following: assisting with community service projects and supporting Pastors and churches in South Central Alaska.

In addition to the above service projects, interns will also receive instructions in church planting basics, study cross cultural ministry (specifically ministry in Alaska), and spend time with mentors.

Application Instructions: If you are interested in participating in our summer internship, please fill out the linked application. All applications must be received by March 1st, 2018. When we receive your application, we will review it and contact you to schedule an interview via phone or Skype. For questions regarding the summer internship, please contact us.