It is a summer paid internship for college-age young adults. This internship is designed to provide a deeply significant, potentially life-changing experience. Interns will work with local churches and agencies to meet the physical and spiritual needs of those in their community. The primary components of this internship are: (1) hands – on Missional Service, (2) Community Living, (3) Spiritual Disciplines, (4) Mentoring/couching (5) Equipping sessions, and (6) Next Step Planning
A week-long training covering the eight principles of CCDA. Participants have the opportunity to be certified as CCDA practitioners.
A year-long appointed mentoring program for those committed to three years of ministry under appointment in ministry with the poor.
A live-action simulation to role-play lives of low income families.
A 1-2 day event that focuses on particular aspects of Christian Community Development and is taught in a host ministry’s local context by CCDA practitioners.
An annual national four day gathering in different states. Each year workshops and speakers are provided to equip participants with tools that they can use to engage their communities