Learn How Business and
Ministry Work Together in the
Business Internships Practicum
Join the team and gain hands-on training and experience in the unique areas that best suit you. Business Internships are perfect for the future entrepreneurs, event planners, project managers, and administrators of the world. If you are looking to be mentored by experts in business and events with a Christian worldview, look no further.
Work Alongside The Leadership of James River Church
Business Internships are where unique mentoring opportunities exist. Gain opportunities to work with staff on a consistent basis that help you to understand what happens behind the scenes.
“I never pushed a mail cart around, or picked up coffee for the office, or ran errands. It was actually the complete opposite.”
Giancarlo Ospina shares how his experiences as an intern helped him in his business.
Find Your Place in Any of Our Business Internship Streams
The Business Stream provides students with an overview of the operations and management of one of the largest churches in the United States. For the entrepreneur, this stream will help equip you with an great understanding of ethical business practices to carry into your profession.
The Events Stream gives you an inside look at what goes on behind the scenes in making major events and conferences happen. It is the perfect fit for those who love thinking through the details and organizing events that change lives.
After a students first semester at JRLC, they may be requested by one of over 100 staff members at James River Church to have a one-on-one internship. These internships offer higher levels of opportunity where a specific position is learned, such as administration, marketing, or leadership. Many students find themselves managing large projects, joining in the strategic planning process, and coordinating departmental needs.