NEXT INTERNSHIP:

2-6 months in 2020

NEXT is a mentored cross-cultural immersion experience with Global Partners that equips you for lifelong global engagement.  

As a NEXT Intern, you will engage in discipleship and build biblical, missiological, and spiritual strength that will equip you for life and ministry no matter your next geographic location.

 

Apply now for a Summer 2020 Internship!

Length: 8 Weeks
Team Size: 4-6 (Ages 18 and up)

WHAT TO EXPECT

JOURNEY

with experienced mentors
in a cross-cultural,
mission context.

LEARN

more about God, His mission, and your unique part in His global church.

ENGAGE

in relationships as you practice intercultural skills that equip you for what’s next.

The NEXT Essentials

Share in redeeming relationships.

Embrace opportunities to learn with others different than you.

Grow in self-awareness and spiritual maturity. 

Discover your Kingdom potential and purpose. 

Sites

Each Site offers opportunities to engage cross-culturally in the context of a long-term Global Partners team and ministry. Sites, by nature, have their own unique context and focus, but the essentials remain the same. 

Eastern
Europe

In partnership with World Hope International, this Site offers an opportunity to join a team working to inspire a prayer-led disciple making movement made up of local followers of Jesus who are meeting together regularly, making more disciples, and sending out disciples to more unreached areas.

Areas of Interest: Cross-cultural relationship building, Community development, Church planting, Conversations over coffee, Outdoor adventure learning

2019 Estimated Monthly Cost*: $1,325 + Airfare
*this internship is a 2 month commitment

2020 Costs Coming Soon!

CenTRAL
EUROPE

Join a Global Partners team in one of central Europe’s most iconic cities in outreach to an immigrant Muslim people group and refugees.

Areas of Interest: Cross-cultural relationship building, Church planting, Refugee outreach

2019 Estimated Monthly Cost*: $1,740 + Airfare
*this internship is a 2 month commitment

2020 Costs Coming Soon!

Dearborn
Michigan

The Dearborn Project of Global Partners works in conjunction with the Great Lakes Region of The Wesleyan Church and Mosaic Midtown Church. Interns will build cross-cultural relationships, learn about discipleship and partner in inspiring a disciple making movement of local followers of Jesus who are meeting together regularly and sharing the love and hope of Christ with their communities.

Areas of Interest: Cross-cultural relationship building, Church planting, Community development, Conversations over coffee, TESOL

2019 Estimated Monthly Cost*: $2,000 + Travel to site
*this internship is a 2 month commitment

2020 Costs Coming Soon!

Turkic-Arabic
Area

Global Partners has a strong focus to pioneer new church planting movements among unreached people groups in the Turkic-Arabic world.  A ministry team has been living among the Fotizo unreached people since 2006 and have been hosting interns since 2012.

Areas of Interest: Cross-cultural relationship building, Church planting, Conversations over coffee, TESOL

2019 Estimated Monthly Cost*: $1,475 + Airfare
*this internship is a 2 month commitment

2020 Costs Coming Soon!

Bangkok
Thailand

2020 Costs Coming Soon!

Czech
Republic

2020 Costs Coming Soon!

NEXT MOBILIZER

Jackie Fussner is the Next Mobilizer. Her passion for cross-cultural discipleship grew through experiences in Spain and Brazil.  Next brings together her passion to guide individuals into a deeper relationship with Christ and to strategically connect them for greater Kingdom influence. She and her husband, Aaron, live in Noblesville, Indiana.

Strengths: Woo, Context, Communication, Includer, Positivity

NEXT SITE DEVELOPER

Dina Horne is the Site Developer for Next and leads Site Leaders at each location to ensure a stellar experience for everyone who participates in a Next Internship.  She and her husband, Dave, live in Vienna, Austria.  During her first term in Vienna, she led the establishment of a team reaching out to Muslim immigrants and refugees and began hosting interns in 2015.  

Strengths: Communication, Learner, Woo, Arranger, Includer

NEXT SITE LEADERSHIP TEAM

Our Site leaders are experienced cross-cultural workers who have a heart to see the next generation grow as globally minded disciples.  Each Site leader lives on site and is involved in the local community in which interns live and serve. They will guide interns as they navigate language learning, engage culture, and learn to understand and share the Gospel in their new context.

GIVE TO A NEXT SCHOLARSHIP 

Invest in building The Wesleyan Church’s Kingdom Force with a donation to the NEXT Scholarship Fund.

There are two categories of NEXT scholarships: one for US and Canadian citizens and the NEXT Everywhere to Everywhere Scholarship for non-US and non-Canadian citizens. Both promote cultural diversity and assist interns with financial need. The vision for the NEXT Scholarship Fund is to create a diverse learning community and invest in future leaders in The International Wesleyan Church.

Become an Intern with 
NEXT!

Start by providing basic details and our NEXT Mobilizer will be in touch with you about how to continue the application process! 

ARE YOU A CHURCH WITH A RESIDENCY PROGRAM? 

We’d love to have a conversation about how you can partner with NEXT!