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Join the Staff for Summer 2018!

And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, so that you may prove what the will of God is, that which is good and acceptable and perfect.​ – Romans 12:2


This is not an ordinary summer job. Working with us is not for everyone. We need leaders, game changers, and status quo challengers. People that are focused on the work of God’s kingdom, Living with the exuberance of a child that opened a PlayStation on Christmas morning, Grateful for and Willing to utilize their unique God-given talents, Compelled to share their faith with children, and Restless and constantly Driven to improve themselves. We challenge everyone to be all of those things and to BE MORE.

Core Camp Promotions Coordinator Intern

The CORE camp communications coordinator position is an opportunity for college-aged students to capture the summer, promote conference camps on social media and contribute to the camping experience. Photography, videography, writing and social media promotions are at the center of this summer position.

Camp staff will be traveling across the state each week, capturing camp activities and sharing it with camper families at home. In addition, this position will work closely with Camp Directors and Site Directors to ensure camp administrative processes run smoothly and medical needs are met.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Attend all core camps
  • Create a social media plan/calendar
  • Photograph and video camp daily activities
  • Consistently upload photos to social media, Flickr, etc.
  • Create social media content including video and graphics
  • Collect and share content from staff visiting other camps
  • Blog about camp on
  • Serve in an administrative role, assisting camp and site staff, as needed


  • Photography and videography experience and interest
  • Interest in managing social media
  • A perpetually outgoing and positive personality
  • A valid driver’s license
  • Experience with children
  • Passion for furthering the mission of the Missouri Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church
  • Must be Safe Sanctuary Certified (Will be provided if necessary)


  • This is a paid internship position. Compensation will be discussed further during the interview process

To apply, submit a resume and photo/video/blog samples to Scott Burdin at

Heartland Day Camp Counselors

Next Generation Ministries has an exciting, new partnership with Heartland Camps to provide On Location camps for our local churches across the state.  This partnership will allow an opportunity for promising college-aged adults to take on an important role as counselors in the execution of the camps.  Counselors will spend their summers traveling to different church locations across the state working with church leadership and volunteers to help facilitate an awesome, fun filled, Christ filled week of camp each and every week.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • To welcome all campers each day and create a Christian community to live in that creates lasting relationships
  • Be responsible for the direct care of 1-8 campers each day by being accepting and caring for them spiritually, mentally and physically
  • Lead Bible study along with another staff member that feeds campers spiritually at their appropriate age level
  • Lead games and activities when assigned (with training)
  • Have high energy, love, kindness and patience at all times with campers
  • Use first aid when needed and handle emergency situations quickly and calmly


  • Have a relationship with Jesus Christ and a passion for sharing God’s love
  • Have previous experience working with kids/youth
  • Hard work ethic
  • Able to work and be active outdoors in the heat for long periods of time
  • Ability to multi-task, lead games, Bible studies and other activities
  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Must be safe sanctuary certified (Will be provided if necessary)

To apply, submit a resume to Scott Burdin at