equipping individuals to be effective in gospel ministry

Interest Meeting

Join us at our Providence Road campus on October 25 from 12-1 pm for an interest meeting about the 2021-2023 Residency Class. Learn more about the program as a whole and learn which ministry tracks will be available for the coming year. Register here!


 Program highlights

  • Professional Development
  • Personal Development
  • Leadership Development
  • Evaluated, Practical Ministry Experience
  • A Dedicated Ministry Mentor

program philosophy

As a church, we are committed to helping future leaders flourish in vocational gospel ministry by developing character, cultivation of competency, and discernment of calling.


Program Benefits

Residents will be provided with valuable ministry experience and leadership training. Participation will give Residents greater presence and responsibility in Mercy ministry. Participation will strengthen resume-building as they pursue vocational ministry. The Residency may fulfill some educational requirements for seminary.


Discipleship & Groups


available Ministry Tracks






Discipleship and Groups

(When applying, choose Intern/Resident from the program list.)


If you have any other questions regarding the Residency Program, please email Pastor Rashard at

Frequently Asked Questions


All residencies require funds to be support-raised through Reliant. When applying, choose Intern/Resident from the program list.


Residents are allowed to do seminary while enrolled in Mercy’s Residency Program.


Support A Current Resident

To support a current Resident, visit our leadership page and click their photo!