Northwest Christian Church, Newberg, OR - Resident

Northwest Christian Church

Independent Christian Church

Church Information

Church/Organization Employee Average Attendance Location
50+ 1500 plus in three locations Newberg, OR United States

Contact Information


Debbie Groat
mail   [email protected]
phone   (503) 538-3104

2351 Villa Rd.
Newberg, OR 97132

Position Information

Position Category Position Title Position Type Weekly Hours
Other Resident Internship 30-40+

Job Description

Job Summary

The purpose of the ADVANCE residency program is to give aspiring church leaders an opportunity to further their education and ministry experience. By partnering with Hope International University (HIU) and Newberg Christian Church (NCC), our residents will get hands on ministry training while earning their Master of Arts Degree. The ADVANCE residency program consists of 36 graduate units which can be completed while working at NCC. The cost for the program is $17,415 which can be paid in two semester payments to Hope International University (HIU). Financial aid and student loans are also available to qualifying students. Acceptance into the program will be based on the application for the ADVANCE residency program and successful enrollment at HIU. Half of the course work (18 units) will be completed online through HIU and half of the course work (18 units) will be completed on the campuses of NCC. OVERVIEW Through this residency model, HIU and local churches can partner in providing mentoring, evaluation, and supervision for our students through a broad and highly practical learning experience. This residency is ideal for both graduating college seniors or second career adults looking to enter vocational ministry. HIU PROVIDES: HIU online course instruction for 18 units Staff support for online classwork An accredited Master of Arts in Christian Leadership degree upon completion of the program NEWBERG CHRISTIAN CHURCH PROVIDES: Academic liaison & residency supervisor An internship mentor for each resident Practical ministry classes for residents Housing with a host family for the duration of the residency

Applicant Requirements

Must have a Bachelor's degree, be accepted into HIU's online graduate program, and complete an application with NCC.