Summer Internship Program @ Disciples Crossing

Are you looking for a fun and rewarding Summer job?  Do you love church camp?  Are you eager to find a place where life takes on new meaning and each day is different than the last?  If so then we have the JOB for you!  

Summer 2019 will be the 7th Summer we have hired Interns.  Our interns are called on to do anything and everything.  They work hard and they play hard.  The time has come for us to put the invitation out there...if you are willing, able, and interested then please fill out an application and send it in before March 1st at 5PM!  

If you have any questions about our Summer Intern Program please do not hesitate to call or email our Director of Programming (! 

Summer Camp Interns 2018

Summer Camp Interns 2018

Youth Ministry Council Representatives are called to serve God and the Church by representing their youth group & congregations at YMC meetings and Disciples Crossing CYF events. This group is made up of 11th and 12th grade students who have a heart for camping ministry & leadership. Registration is now closed for the 2019-2020 School Year. Applications for 2020-2021 will be avaliable in November 2019!

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What we are looking for in our summer counseling staff:

·      Member or an affiliate of a Disciples Congregation

·      Posses interpersonal and group skills

·      Able to help fulfill programming expectations set forth by camp Directors, Director of Programming, Disciples Crossing Programming Committee, and/or YMC.

·      Able to encourage and enable youth and children to participate fully in all that the Camp program has to offer.

·      Communicate by words, actions and attitude the camp philosophy to the campers.

·      Play a key role in supervising the safety of the camper and the spiritual nurture of the campers entrusted to them for the duration of the event.



·      Attend camp staff meetings

·      Complete background check and ministry safe training by deadline

·      Complete necessary evaluations and follow-ups to the event.

·      Teamwork is essential.  Therefore, counselors must:

                  1. Compromise personal preferences for the well‑being of the larger group.

                  2. Help out (mentally or physically) in any area as needed.

                  3. Adapt to situations and circumstances that arise at camp.

                  4. Fulfill all duties as assigned by event director.

                  5. Provide leadership, supervision, and correction during free time activities.

                  6. Foster a sense of community life.

                  7. Abide by the same community expectations as the campers by:

                              a) Abiding by community covenants and rules.

                              b) Following the guidelines, expectations, and goals of the event director, the camp staff and the camping philosophy of the Disciples Crossing.

                              c) Be of good physical health with a high level of physical, mental and emotional stamina.

If you are interested or know someone who may be interested in attending camp this summer as a volunteer staff member please fill out the form below and send it to Disciples Crossing

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Now accepting applications for Camp Nurse - Summer 2019

Full job description found here, applications found here. Contact us for more information!


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We're hiring paid, part-time positions. See below for details and applications.



This is a part-time summer job. Excellent for high-school students or college students home for break. Complete the application below and return in person, by mail, or email.


Food Service Staff

This is a part-time position open year-round. You'll have a chance to earn more hours during the summer and on weekends during our off season (fall-spring). Review the job requirements, then complete the application below and return in person, by mail, or email.


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Disciples Crossing

3693 State Hwy 31E

Athens, TX 75751

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