IMG_4862Collegiate United Methodist Church/Wesley Foundation in Ames, Iowa is seeking a Campus Ministry Intern.  This two-year, mentored internship is designed for a young adult exploring a call to Christian vocation.

In the best of the United Methodist tradition, we are seeking a person who combines both head and heart in the living out of her or his faith.  The successful candidate will demonstrate experience with and a passion for building community among university students and developing student leadership.

Membership in the United Methodist Church is not required, but a basic understanding of the denomination is helpful.  Interests in liberal/progressive theology, alternative worship, service-learning, music and peace and justice are especially valuable in this setting.  Our hoped-for (but negotiable) start date is June 1.

IMG_1939Stipend, housing, health insurance and other benefits are included.  A bachelor’s degree or equivalent must be completed by the start date.

To begin the application process send (or email) a cover letter, resume, three references and a one page reflection on your giftedness and vision for this position to Rev. Jim Shirbroun, Collegiate UMC/Wesley Foundation, 2622 W. Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50014 or jim@cwames.org.  All applications should be postmarked (or emails time-stamped) no later than Friday, March 18.  For more information contact Rev. Shirbroun @ 515-292-6936 or via email.