Ministry Residency (MAP Affiliate)

at Christ the King Church

United States
0-29k USD

Job Overview

The ministry residency at Christ the King Church is an immersive one-year (renewable) program designed to give you real, on-the-ground ministry experience in a structured, learning-oriented environment. Residents will have the opportunity to serve and lead in a variety of ministry settings under the direction of CTK pastors while receiving individualized coaching and participating in weekly residency cohorts.

Job Description

Residents will take part in a diverse experience that includes structured environments for learning as well as supervised work in various ministries. Most commonly, residents are paired with pastors overseeing the ministries they primarily work with, but will also participate together in a weekly cohort. Depending on availability, interest, and individual aptitude, ministry residents can be involved in the following:

  • Pastoral Ministry
  • Discipleship (Groups, Bible Classes, etc.)
  • Family Ministry
  • Worship & Media
  • Operations
  • Missions & Church Planting


In addition to these learning/working rhythms, residents will receive one-on-one coaching designed to help explore, clarify, and equip them in their individual passions and giftings. Furthermore, residents will take part in a weekly educational training through a series of 7 Training Cohorts, which include: 

  • Calling and God’s Will 
  • Biblical Spirituality 
  • Leadership 
  • Church Ministry 
  • Missions & Evangelism 
  • Preaching/Teaching 
  • Elective/Self-Study (to be determined by the resident and Residency Director


Weekly Overview:

  • Devote 10 hours per week to the program
    • 8 hours of work in general CTK ministry
    • 2 hours of coursework 
      • Weekly residency cohort meeting



  • Compensation for ministry residents at CTK are support-based through self-support or personal fundraising. Specifics can be discussed with the residency director based on individual needs, interest, and capacity. 
  • CTK is affiliated with the Ministry Apprenticeship Program (MAP Affiliate) through the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Through our approved syllabus, residents can earn up to 18 hours of elective credit. 

How To Apply

Email: [email protected] to express interest and an application link will be made available.

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