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January 2019

Corporate Internship: Area Ministry Office

January 1 - December 31

Estimated cost: Dependent on internship length and location Corporate Interns serving at a Joni and Friends Area Ministry Office will have the unique opportunity to gain insight into the insiders view of a disability ministry, non-profit environment. Interns will gain perspective of our unique culture of integration across our departments and Field Offices. Interns will be paired with an Area Ministry Office, harmonizing their area of interest and skill sets to their assigned position. Every intern at Joni and Friends is…

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Corporate Internship: International Disability Center

January 1 - December 31

Estimated cost: Dependent on internship length and location Corporate Interns serving at the International Disability Center will have the unique opportunity to gain insight into the insiders view of a disability ministry, non-profit environment. Serving at the Joni and Friends headquarters, interns will gain perspective of our unique culture of integration across our departments and Field Offices. Interns will be paired with one or two departments of Joni and Friends, harmonizing their area of interest and skill sets to their assigned…

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Dallas Theological Seminary University Affiliation

January 9 - August 31

Registration is closed. Dallas Theological Seminary students receive biblical education on a theology of suffering, using Beyond Suffering as a core text. This course provides students with a solid understanding of the main issues involved in various aspects of disability ministry as well as larger questions about the goodness of God and human suffering. DTS students then serve as Short Term Missionaries at a Joni and Friends Family Retreat during the Summer of 2019. Through the practical application of the…

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May 2019

Dallas Baptist University Affiliation

May 1 - August 1
$600

Registration is closed. As a Joni and Friends Cause 4 Life Intern, you will receive training on a biblical view of disability and a theology of suffering with practical application on how to build disability ministries that serve people affected by disability. To receive 3 credit hours at Dallas Baptist University, students must be accepted as a Cause 4 Life intern and complete: Beyond Suffering Beyond Suffering is the flagship curriculum of Joni and Friends, created to transform the way Christians…

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June 2019

Ministry & Missions Academy: Arizona

June 6 - July 20
$4,100

Registration is closed. Interns participating in the Ministry and Missions Academy in Arizona will join a team of fellow interns, passionate about people affected by disability, in training on a biblical view of disability and a theology of suffering through our Beyond Suffering (BYS) curriculum. During your six-week internship you will serve together in practical ministry outreaches through the local church domestically and internationally. All interns are expected to be ready to use their gifts and skillsets to serve their…

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Hardin-Simmons University Affiliation, Doctoral of Physical Therapy

June 18 - July 30
$3,025

Registration is closed. First year Hardin Simmons Doctoral of Physical Therapy students receive biblical education on a theology of suffering, using Beyond Suffering as a core text, during the Spring 2019 semester at Hardin Simmons. Hardin Simmons DPT students then serve as Short Term Missionaries at the Joni and Friends Camp Allen Family Retreat (June 18-23rd). As a capstone to the internship, students serve people affected by disability through a Wheels for the World distribution in Chang Mai, Thailand (July…

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Ministry & Missions Academy: California

June 20 - August 2
$4,300

Registration is closed. Interns participating in the Ministry and Missions Academy in California will join a team of fellow interns, passionate about people affected by disability, in training on a biblical view of disability and a theology of suffering through our Beyond Suffering (BYS) curriculum. During your six-week internship you will serve together in practical ministry outreaches through the local church domestically and internationally. All interns are expected to be ready to use their gifts and skillsets to serve their…

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Global Mission: Thailand

June 24 - August 7

Registration is closed. Interns participating in the Thailand Mission trip will receive training on the biblical view of disability and a theology of suffering through our Beyond Suffering Curriculum (BYS), and participate in practical application in serving people affected by disability. Interns will be partnering with American missionaries Jasmine and Joey Tell. Interns will learn about their ministry of distributing wheelchairs and be able to participate in minor support roles. Through service in local churches in Chiang Mai, interns will…

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July 2019

Thailand Family Retreat

July 9 - July 18
$2,775

Come share God’s love with families affected by disability in Thailand! There is a need for specialists such as occupational therapy, physical therapy, nutritionist, or speech and language pathology to train local volunteers and hold consultations with special needs families. If you have served at a domestic Family Retreat, another International Family Retreat, or have disability ministry experience, there are also support roles for you. Be part of the movement God is igniting amongst the disability community in Thailand! The…

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Cause 4 Life – Global Mission: China

July 11 - August 1

Registration is closed. Interns participating in the China Mission trip will receive training on the biblical view of disability and a theology of suffering through our Beyond Suffering Curriculum (BYS), and participate in practical application in serving people affected by disability. Interns will serve at Shepherds Field Children’s Village (SFCV) which is a home/orphanage for people with disabilities (teens and young adults) not eligible for adoption due to their age. As an intern you will be offering them love and…

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