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International Internship - Fall 2024

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Job ID: 14999
Date Posted: Mar 11, 2024

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International Internship - Fall 2024

We are now accepting applications for the 2024 Fall International Internship! The Fall term of the Internship Program begins on August 6, 2024, and concludes on December 10, 2024. Applications must be submitted no later than June 7, 2024 and should include a resume and cover letter.

Samaritan's Purse exists to provide spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world in Jesus name, and we are seeking interns to support various field offices around the globe. The Internship Program is designed to provide college students and recent graduates with an opportunity to use their skills to have eternal impact on a hurting world. The program provides general exposure to international relief and development scenarios, ministry and evangelistic outreach efforts, and the programs and operations of the ministries. General areas of focus for the international internship include Finance, Operations, Program Development, Communications, Health, and technical areas such as WASH. Interns work alongside seasoned staff and receive on-the-job training in practical, administrative, logistical, and ministerial duties for current projects. 

Job Duties:

  • Attend daily morning devotions and participates in prayer support for the ministry, donors and volunteers
  • Maintain a strong Christian witness to colleagues, vendors, charitable beneficiaries, and the general public
  • The duties and responsibilities for the specific International Internship positions will vary by field office
  • Follow policies and procedures of Samaritans Purse as set forth in the Policy Manual
  • Maintain a personal, active relationship with Jesus Christ and is a consistent witness for Jesus Christ

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Obtaining or obtained a bachelors degree from a four-year college or university
  • Strong organizational, communication (written and verbal), and networking skills
  • Analytical, strategic thinking, and leadership skills
  • Ability to develop and carry out plans and solve problems independently

Job Location:

International interns are placed based on the requests of our field offices each term. Samaritan's Purse field offices where interns may serve include: Colombia, Vietnam, Cambodia, Niger, Kenya, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia and Liberia.

Samaritan's Purse Mission Statement:

Samaritan's Purse is a nondenominational evangelical Christian organization providing spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world. Since 1970, Samaritan's Purse has helped meet needs of people who are victims of war, poverty, natural disasters, disease, and famine with the purpose of sharing God's love through His Son, Jesus Christ. The organization serves the Church worldwide to promote the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ.

Samaritan's Purse Statement of Faith:

* We believe the Bible to be the inspired, the only infallible, authoritative Word of God.  (1 Thessalonians 2:13; 2 Timothy 3:15-17)

* We believe that there is one God, eternally existent in three persons:  Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.   (Matthew 28:19; John 10:30; Ephesians 4:4-6)

* We believe in the deity of the Lord Jesus Christ, in His virgin birth, in His sinless life, in His miracles, in His vicarious and atoning death through His shed blood on the cross, in His bodily resurrection, in His ascension to the right hand of the Father, and in His personal return in power and glory.   (Matthew 1:23; John 1:1-4 and 1:29; Acts 1:11 and 2:22-24; Romans 8:34; 1 Corinthians 15:3-4; 2 Corinthians 5:21; Philippians 2:5-11; Hebrews 1:1-4 and 4:15)

* We believe that all men everywhere are lost and face the judgment of God, that Jesus Christ is the only way of salvation, and that for the salvation of lost and sinful man, repentance of sin and faith in Jesus Christ results in regeneration by the Holy Spirit. (Luke 24:46-47; John 14:6; Acts 4:12; Romans 3:23; 2 Corinthians 5:10-11; Ephesians 1:7 and 2:8-9; Titus 3:4-7)

* We believe in the present ministry of the Holy Spirit, whose indwelling enables the Christian to live a godly life.   (John 3:5-8; Acts 1:8 and 4:31; Romans 8:9; 1 Corinthians 2:14; Galatians 5:16-18; Ephesians 6:12; Colossians 2:6-10)

* We believe in the resurrection of both the saved and the lost; the saved unto the resurrection of eternal life and the lost unto the resurrection of damnation and eternal punishment.  (1 Corinthians 15:51-57; Revelation 20:11-15)

* We believe in the spiritual unity of believers in the Lord Jesus Christ and that all true believers are members of His body, the church.  (1 Corinthians 12:12, 27; Ephesians 1:22-23)

* We believe that the ministry of evangelism and discipleship is a responsibility of all followers of Jesus Christ.   (Matthew 28:18-20; Acts 1:8; Romans 10:9-15; 1 Peter 3:15)

* We believe Gods plan for human sexuality is to be expressed only within the context of marriage, that God created man and woman as unique biological persons made to complete each other.  God instituted monogamous marriage between male and female as the foundation of the family and the basic structure of human society.  For this reason, we believe that marriage is exclusively the union of one genetic male and one genetic female.   (Genesis 2:24; Matthew 19:5-6; Mark 10:6-9; Romans 1:26-27; 1 Corinthians 6:9)

* We believe that we must dedicate ourselves to prayer, to the service of our Lord, to His authority over our lives, and to the ministry of evangelism.   (Matthew 9:35-38; 22:37-39, and 28:18-20; Acts 1:8; Romans 10:9-15 and 12:20-21; Galatians 6:10; Colossians 2:6-10; 1 Peter 3:15)

* We believe that human life is sacred from conception to its natural end; and that we must have concern for the physical and spiritual needs of our fellowmen.   (Psalm 139:13; Isaiah 49:1; Jeremiah 1:5; Matthew 22:37-39; Romans 12:20-21; Galatians 6:10)

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