North America

Kingdom Teams | Phenix City, Ala.

  • Service term length or program Kingdom Team
  • Region of service North America
  • Location Phenix City, Ala., U.S.

K-Teams will serve low income families in Phenix City’s Five Points community alongside Village Church, who is immersed and active in reviving this low income population. In collaboration with Village Church members and local community development groups, K-Teams will work with at risk children and youth in a summer feeding and education program by providing meals, mentoring, and activities to help them find hope in their present circumstances and for their futures.

Kingdom Teams | Lebanon, Pa.

  • Service term length or program Kingdom Team
  • Region of service North America
  • Location Lebanon, Pa., U.S.

K-Teams will serve community children in Lebanon alongside local churches and community partners involved with providing community children with fun, enrichment activities throughout the summer.  In collaboration with various community groups, K-Teams will share the love of Christ with children in the city of Lebanon by helping to plan and lead activities at a summer day camp in a local park.

Ministry assistant | Lancaster, Pa., U.S.

  • Service term length or program Long-term, Mission internship
  • Region of service North America
  • Location Lancaster, Pa., U.S.
  • Ministry category Community development

Make disciples of Jesus through getting involved in the church life of Rivers Edge Fellowship, a congregation in a multi-cultural Lancaster City neighborhood. Opportunities to serve include youth ministry, worship leading, community service and evangelism, church administration, and property care-taking.

Church planting team member | Queens, N.Y., U.S.

  • Service term length or program Long-term
  • Region of service North America
  • Ministry category Children at risk, Community development, Pioneer witness

Every EMM worker's primary focus is to make disciples of Jesus. Move into the bustling NYC neighborhood of Flushing, Queens, and join a church-planting team in partnership with Immanuel Community Church. While a multitude of people groups live in this neighborhood, the majority of the team's interactions will be with Chinese and Spanish speaking people. Build redemptive relationships in the community; explore the possibility of securing a local job and/or raising support.

Urban ministry/teaching intern | Baltimore, Md., U.S.

  • Service term length or program Mission internship
  • Region of service North America
  • Location Baltimore, Md., U.S.
  • Ministry category Education, Community development

Every EMM worker's primary focus is to make disciples of Jesus. Join a local church community that seeks to be part of gospel transformation in southwest Baltimore. Serve through a variety of community ministries, including a small school run by the church. Learn principles of holistic urban ministry. Preferred deadline for applications is March 1 each year.

Kingdom Teams | Lancaster, Pa.

  • Service term length or program Kingdom Team
  • Region of service North America
  • Location Lancaster, Pa., U.S.

K-Teams will serve refugees and immigrants in Lancaster alongside local community partners involved with the large refugee population. In collaboration with various community groups, K-Teams will work with newly arrived refugee youth in a summer school program, helping them practice their English skills and gain confidence in relating to others.

Kingdom Team summer staff | Lancaster, Pa.

  • Service term length or program GO! Summer
  • Region of service North America
  • Location Lancaster, Pa., U.S.
  • Ministry category Children at risk, Community development, Leadership training

Grow in leadership and discipleship skills while serving in a camp counselor-like role during the summer Kingdom Team (K-Team) program for middle and high school youth groups. Help to make disciples of Jesus while leading youth both in discipleship training and in service opportunities connecting with immigrant and refugee children in Lancaster. Preferred application deadline is March 1. 

Community worker | Queens, N.Y., U.S.

  • Service term length or program GO! Summer
  • Region of service North America
  • Location Queens, N.Y., U.S.
  • Ministry category Children at risk, Community development

Every EMM worker's primary focus is to make disciples of Jesus. Assist and/or direct community summer programs at Immanuel Community Church (ICC) and Murray Hill Neighborhood Association (MHNA) in New York City, including VBS, daily enrichment, tutoring programs for children, and a sports program. Disciple youth and expand/develop a computer lab and ESL programs. Assist with a food pantry, clothing ministry, and prayer station outreaches. Preferred deadline for applications is March 1 each year.

Christian-Muslim Relations Team mission intern

  • Service term length or program Mission internship
  • Region of service North America
  • Location Lancaster, Pa. or remote
  • Ministry category Muslim ministry

Every EMM worker's primary focus is to make disciples of Jesus. This internship will enhance the Christian-Muslim Relation Team’s (CMRT) mission of equipping Christians for their interactions with Muslims. The CMRT seeks a student or professional 18 years or older with skills in one of the following areas:

  • Videography
  • Curriculum development
  • Storytelling/communications
  • Website development
  • Assisting in teaching events

The successful candidate could be an upper-level student in a degree program involving the skills above, with interest in Christian/Muslim relations, missions in a Muslim ministry context, or intention to be involved in long-term irenic ministry among Muslims.

Eastern Mennonite Missions

mail: PO Box 8617, Lancaster, PA 17604-8617 US
location: 450 N Prince St, Lancaster, PA 17603-3010 US
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