2013 Intern Testimonies


Sarah Beth

This internship has equipped me to lead others in the Word with more confidence and skill. Through prayer, training and the relationships with the other interns, I have become more aware of my constant and daily need for God and His Word. I am so thankful that I have had the opportunity to experience what more »


Wow, I’m not quite sure that I can adequately describe everything that I learned and experienced in ten weeks. We received a lot of training on how to be an effective leader using the inductive Bible study method and how to raise up leaders to multiply small groups. In the midst of learning these skills, more »


After eagerly awaiting the internship for multiple years, I can say that God did so much more than I expected Him to do in the ten weeks that I was here. He used the community to grow and challenge me in ways that I could have never imagined! He has specifically shown me that my more »


I’m not sure if I have ever experienced such sanctification in the time span of ten weeks than I have at the ENGAGE Internship. My heart started off the summer hardened and running toward the direction of my flesh. Through the grace of God and His sanctifying Word, my heart is soft, open, and hungry more »


These few months as an intern really caused me to come back to a place bare before God and gripped by the gospel of Jesus Christ. Through the countless days coming before God, in His Word and in prayer, I’ve been humbled, coming to the end of myself and being built up into Him who more »


This internship has been crazy awesome! Not only have I had training in how to study the Bible, teaching inductive Bible study, and leading effective small groups, but my relationship with God has become more of a relationship! My knowledge of Him has grown and I have this hunger that I’m taking home and want more »


The ENGAGE internship is unlike anything I’ve experienced. Through this summer, God has given me a new hunger for Him and His Word and has magnified my gifts and passions—all in the context of a close community that soon became my family. I have grown in knowledge of my Savior as I watched Him move more »


I am so grateful to have interned this summer. The Lord has used the ENGAGE internship to better equip me in leading others to discover truth for themselves. It offered me excellent training in how to study God’s Word while providing opportunities to be stretched in leading others to do the same. The community I’ve more »


The ENGAGE Internship has helped me to channel my passion for Christ by equipping me with the tools that have allowed me to understand and discover for myself the truths of the Gospel.


This summer has exceeded my expectations in every way possible! The Lord has drawn me to Himself during these ten weeks in perhaps one of the most unique ways of my life. I’ve been challenged in my prayer life by living in community with ten others, strengthened in my study/leadership skills, and incredibly encouraged and more »


The ENGAGE Internship is one of the most challenging experiences I have ever had in my life. Being in community has brought my sin to the surface, but God is so good because He brought me here to remind me of His Gospel. Confession, prayer, worship, and weakness have been main themes. I have been more »