Recruiters are listed in chronological order. Complete a Recruiting Request form if you are interested in recruiting. Anyone who comes to campus to inquire about employment opportunities or to make sales contacts should visit the Welcome Center first. For more information about recruiting at Maranatha, read our Frequently Asked Questions.

Upcoming Recruiters


International Board of Jewish Missions (Mequon, WI): February 10 (8 AM–3 PM), Missionary Pastor Tom Ebert is recruiting for the International Board of Jewish Missions. IBJM is an independent Baptist mission board reaching out to both Jew and Gentile for evangelism and discipleship. IBJM is offering free training in Jewish evangelism to Bible College students, in addition there are several summer mission trips available and several potential internships both home and abroad. Pastor Ebert is an IBJM missionary locally and planted the Shalom Baptist Church 4 years ago in a Jewish community north of Milwaukee. Stop by the display today to consider ministry opportunities that you can be involved in or visit

Victory Academy for Boys & Wildheart Adventure Camp (Amburg, WI): Mark Massey recruits February 15-16 looking for three male counselors for summer 2016, who will disciple campers, helping them to develop a Biblical word-view. This adventure camp gives experience in rock climbing, canoeing, camping, mountain biking, and backpacking. There is also a paid internship available for a residential counselor to 6-8 young men.  Stop by his table or visit for more information.

Bible Baptist Christian School (Hampton, GA): February 17 (2 PM) – 18 (10 PM), Andrew Starr is recruiting for Bible Baptist Christian School. He is looking for teachers to begin in the fall of 2016. Teachers would include those equipped in ESL, English, 5th and 6th grade, history, Spanish, and coaching. He would like to talk with students that graduate this fall that are interested in teaching in the Christian School. See or visit his table in the DC for more information.

Harvest Christian Academy (Barrigada, Guam): February 18 (12 PM) – 20 (8 AM), John McGrew and Jared Baldwin are recruiting for Harvest Christian Academy Harvest Christian Academy has several teacher openings for next school year in elementary as well as secondary science and math. There are also opportunities in for office and maintenance positions. See or visit their table in the DC for more information.

Fundamental Baptist Fellowship International (Adams, TN): February 21 (4 PM)-23, Chaplain (COL) Joe Willis (retired) will be available to talk with young men called to preach about becoming chaplains in the U.S. Military.  Inquiries may be emailed to, or check out their website at

Camp Chetek (Chetek, WI): Randy Tanis and David Mulder join us February 29- March 2 as they look for students ready to serve the Lord this summer in a camp environment. They have openings for counselors, TEAM counselors, cooks staff, nursing, program staff, wranglers, and office staff.  Visit for more information.

Rev. Steve Butler & Dr. Bill Edmonson (North America Church-Planting): Recruiting Feb. 29- March 2 for prospective church planters, tent-makers, and those in secular careers who want to invest in the establishment of new churches in North America. They are also offering those interested in city ministry. Visit them at their table in the DC for more information.

MN Regular Baptist Camp (Winnebago, MN): March 1 (10:30 AM) – 2 (3:30 PM), Camp Director Darrell Friar is on campus seeking energetic and enthusiastic students to work at the MN Regular Baptist Camp in Winnebago, MN. Positions available include counselors, maintenance, teen staff supervisor, and staff work. Application deadline is April 1, 2016, although they are seeking to hire the right people immediately. Visit for more information.

IBM Global (Merrimack, NH): April 18 (9 AM) – 19 (9 PM), Steve and Etta Stadtmiller with Independent Baptist Mission Global are on campus. Stop by their table to discuss what God is doing around the globe to advance the gospel and explore how you can be part of it! While you’re there, be sure to sign up for the book drawing and the drop-in reception to be held in DC202 on Tuesday evening from 6:30-8:00. Visit or email Steve for more information.


Recruiters who have visited Maranatha in 2015-2016

WI Army National Guard (Whitewater, WI): September 9 (9 AM-2 PM), SFC Joshua Kammeraad, recruiting and retention NCO, will be on campus looking for quality men and woman to serve in the Wisconsin Army National Guard. Soldiers serve one weekend a month and two weeks in the summer and learn valuable leadership and job skills which can prepare them for life after college. They also offer a tuition reimbursement program that will reimburse up to 100% of what UW Madison charges for in state tuition. Inquiries may be emailed to, or check out their website at

The Wilds Christian Camp (Brevard, NC): September 21 (8 AM)-22 (5 PM), Matt Taylor and Chris Anastos recruit 275 summer staff members that includes counselors and operational staff. Inquiries may be emailed to, or check out their website at

Baptist Mid-Mission (Cleveland, OH): September 21 (8 AM)-24 (Noon), Dr. Ellis is sharing information about various summer ministry trips, as well as short-term and carrier missionary opportunities.  Inquiries may be emailed to, or check out their website at

Fundamental Baptist Fellowship International Commission on Chaplains (Taylors, SC): September 22 (8 AM)-23 (2 PM),Dr. Bob Ellis will be available to talk with young men called to preach about becoming chaplains in the U.S. Military.  Inquiries may be emailed to, or check out their website at

Camp Joy (Whitewater, WI): September 25 (8:30 AM-1:00 PM), Pastor John Moore and Michael Innocenti are recruiting camp counselors for the summer of 2016.  Inquiries may be emailed to, or check out their website at

New York Summer Evangelism Team (New York City, NY): September 30 (8 AM)-October 1 (3 PM), Doug and Donna Lowery are looking for young men and women who want the exciting experience of witnessing to people of every religion from all over the world.  This opportunity will enlarge your vision and burden your heart for the needs of the lost and the needs of America’s largest and most international city.  Participants also assist strong Bible-believing churches throughout the City.  Young men who have a desire to be church planters will have interviews with several pastors in the City who have planted their churches.  Evangelist Doug Lowery (who planted a church in Queens in 1974) and his assistant, Missionary Dan Klaus (who served with NYSET since 2008) will be directing and leading this team from several Bible colleges.  This six-week ministry will give you frontline experience for any future ministry God calls you to.  Inquiries may be emailed to, or check out their website at

Camp Kanesatake (Spruce Creek, PA): September 30 (9 PM)-October 3 (9 AM), Seth and Shannon Hoffman recruit the 30 people hired each summer to serve at Camp Kanesatake as either counselors or operational staff including baristas, waitresses, lifeguards, and program staff. These staff members enable camp to run smoothly while serving campers and each other. If you have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ, desire to serve God, enjoy working with youth, and are willing to be a leader, then you would thrive as a part of our summer team! A recruitment party is being hosted on October 2 from 7-9 PM in Dining Complex 202. If you plan to attend, please sign up at their display table. Inquiries may be emailed to, or check out their website at

Southland Christian Ministries (Ringgold, LA): October 7 (8 AM)-8 (7 PM), Mike Herbster and Mike Graham are looking for servant-minded young people who could unite with this ministry in God’s work. These positions range from counselors to operational staff positions: coffee shop, waitress, office, maintenance, grounds crew, and kitchen. The summer ministry is ten weeks long and begins with a training week. This ministry desires to initiate passion, identify purpose, and ignite potential in every young person. Stop by their display or sign up to attend a recruitment party scheduled for October 8 in the Old Main Café Solarium from 5-7 PM, if you are interested in partnering with Southland in their endeavors! Inquiries may be emailed to, or check out their website at

Camp CoBeAc (Prudenville, MI): October 7 (8:30 AM)-9 (5 PM), Aaron Wilson recruits for summer staff positions for summer 2016, including counselors, health techs, program, kitchen, maintenance, technology assistants, and more.  Inquiries may be emailed to, or check out their website at

Shalom Ministries Inc. (Brooklyn, NY): October 7 (5 PM)-9 (9 AM), Dr. Craig Hartman and Mike Snell will be on campus to inform students about the 2016 Summer Mission Team to New York and Israel. Members of the team will minister with local churches in New York for ten days and receive approximately 20 hours of in-class instruction dealing with topics like “The Jewish Perspective of Biblical Interpretation,” “The Feasts of Israel in History and Prophecy,” and “Jewish Evangelism.” The team will then head to Israel for over two weeks and participate with local churches in evangelistic outreach, other ministry opportunities, and visit important biblical sites to see the Scriptures come alive before their eyes. Inquiries can be emailed to, or check out their website at

Red Cliff Bible Camp (Pinedale, WY): October 8 (7:30 AM)-10 (Noon), Dean Loftus recruits for this mission-based camping ministry in Western Wyoming. In this rugged mountain setting, they offer summer camping opportunities to junior, teen, and family campers. They are looking for summer staff team members to help carry out their mission: 5 guy counselors, 5 girl counselors, 5 support staff, and 2 program staff. Stop and see them at their table. Inquiries may be emailed to, or check out their website at

Indiana Christian Academy (Anderson, IN): October 12 (8 AM)-13 (2 PM), Kevin Plew and Steve Lingle represent a preschool-12th grade school that seeks to love students while challenging them academically in a Christian atmosphere.  Experiencing tremendous growth with a student body of over 280 students has led to a need to fill several more positions including secondary math, secondary science, music/band, Spanish, and several elementary positions.  If God has called you to be an educator, please consider joining this remarkable ministry.  A recruitment party will be held on October 12 from 6-7 PM in Dining Complex 202 for those interested in discussing ministry opportunities.  Please sign up at their display table if you plan to attend.  Inquiries may be emailed to, or check out their website at

Harvest Baptist Church (Barrigada, Guam): October 14-17, John McGrew and Ken Keith recruit for the following ministry positions: elementary teacher; secondary math, history, English and speech; elementary and secondary girls’ PE; general music and strings or piano; summer ministry team (camp and church ministries) and ESL team. Email inquiries to, or check out their website at They will be having a recruitment party Thursday, October 15 from 7:00-8:30 PM.

Bibles International (Grand Rapids, MI): October 19 (6 PM)-21 (1 PM), Dr. Troy Manning and Mrs. Oksana Manning with Bibles International, the Bible society of Baptist Mid-Missions, are looking for committed, godly people to fill key missionary positions: Projects Coordinator, Text Editor, Literacy Consultant, Linguistics Consultant, and Translation Consultant. Please email if you are interested in serving, or check out their website at

Ironwood Camp (Newberry Springs, CA): October 19 (8 AM)-21 (6 PM), Craig and Emily Lawson recruit summer staff for 2016. They need counselors, wranglers, program assistants, a first aid provider and team members for food service, stores, hospitality, vehicle maintenance, grounds, building maintenance, and several other areas. A recruitment party is planned for Tuesday, October 20, in Dining Complex 202 from 7:30-9:30 PM. Please sign up at their display table if you plan to attend. Situated in the high desert of Southern California, Ironwood is “Western Adventure in Christian Camping.” Each member of their team is an essential part of accomplishing their mission. They serve local churches across the Western and Southwestern United States, providing them with a place of decision. Their two weeks of staff training serve not only to train and equip their staff, but also create lifelong bonds of friendship. When a camper arrives at Ironwood, they step into the adventure of the Old West. Their three facilities allow them to run four junior high camps, junior camp, and horsemanship camp, along with some customized camps for a several local churches. Their summer staff experience ministry and teamwork in a way that changes them forever. Stop by and visit their display. Inquiries may be emailed to, or check out their website at

Biblical Ministries Worldwide (Lawrenceville, GA): October 21 (8 AM)-23 (5 PM), Paul Seger and Steve Rygh are recruiting 500 students for church planting, tentmaking, and teaching English in China. Biblical Ministries Worldwide emphasizes evangelism, discipleship, and leadership training. Inquiries can be emailed to Paul Seger ( or Steve Rygh ( To get further information, please check out their website at

Inter-City Baptist School (Allen Park, MI): October 22 (9 AM-8 PM), Jim Hubbard with Inter-City Baptist School is looking for elementary, English, and science teachers. Please email or visit for more information.

Northwest Baptist Mission (Tooele, UT): October 25 (9 PM)-28 (Noon), Dr. and Mrs. Ron Ehmann recruit for this church planting agency to help church planters and their sending churches take the gospel to the northwestern section of the U.S. This area is diverse in its cultures and religions and represents some of the most unchurched region of the country. They focus is to help independent Baptist churches get established in these western states and then reproduce themselves. They are located in the heart of their mission field to better aid church planting in the West. One area of focus is to see gospel preaching church planted in Mormon dominated areas of the West. If you are considering church planting or would like to go help a church planter, they would love to visit with you. Inquiries may be emailed to, or check out their website at

Forest Glen Bible Camp (Nova Scotia, Canada): October 26 (9 AM)-27 (3 PM), Dr. Jeff Reason recruits college students who have a heart for God, a burden for missions, and a desire to reach people through Christian camping in Atlantic Canada. You will experience both local church and camp ministry at least five weeks in the summer of 2016. This ministry needs male and female counselors, a secretary, audio and computer tech, maintenance and kitchen workers, and young preachers who are willing to counsel and preach on the weekends in Nova Scotia churches. Dr. Reason will be interviewing students on October 26 and 27. You may contact him at or visit their website at for more information.

Camp Chetek (Chetek, WI): October 26 (5 PM)-29 (3 PM, Randy and Laurel Tanis and David and Catie Mulder recruit summer staff. All positions are available. Great opportunity to serve the Lord for ten weeks this coming summer in an exciting ministry! Inquiries can be emailed to, or check out their website at

Camp Assurance (Georgetown, IL): November 1 (9 PM)-4 (10 AM), Scott and Debbie Randolph recruit counselors, shop directors, lifeguards, kitchen staff, a pianist, and horseback riding program director to serve from June 3-August 6. They will host a recruitment party on November 2 in Dining Complex 202 from 8-9:30 PM. If you plan to attend, please sign up at their display table. Interested students can apply in advance at and request an interview time by emailing or calling 217-377-5778.

Wolf Mountain Camps (Grass Valley, CA): November 2 (4:00 PM)-4 (9:30 AM), Jon Bladine and Isaac Ponce are looking for a team of individuals who love God, love people, work hard, and like to have fun.  Opportunities to serve include teen and junior counselors, kitchen, grounds, maintenance, program assistants, hospitality and stores, first aid provider, and wranglers.  A recruitment party is planned on November 3 from 7:00-9:30 PM in DC 202. If you plan to attend, please sign up at their display table.  Please email, if you are interested in serving, or check out their website at

First Baptist Church / Valley Christian Academy (Santa Maria, CA): November 3 (7 PM)-6 (1 PM), Pastor Joel Mikkelson with Valley Christian Academy is looking to fill Preschool (2’s, 3’s, and 4’s), Elementary (2nd, 5th, and 6th), Secondary (science, algebra, English, speech and drama, Spanish, P.E., and coaches), and church staff ( Student Ministries Pastor, Assistant/Music Pastor, Accounting and HR). FBC / VCA is located in Santa Maria, CA. For more information, contact Pastor Joel Mikkelson at or see their website,

Independent Baptist Mission Global (Merrimack, NH): November 4 (late afternoon)-6 (afternoon), Steve and Etta Stadtmiller recruit those whom God has called to advance the gospel around the globe. Stop by their table to learn more about needs and opportunities that may fit with God’s call on your life! Also, be sure to sign up for the book drawing. A recruitment fellowship is planned for November 5 from 7:00-8:30 p.m. in Dining Complex 202 for those that sign up at their display table.  Inquiries prior to their arrival may be emailed to, or check out their website at

First Baptist Church (Pecatonica, IL): November 6 (9AM – 2PM), Pastor Dave Myers with First Baptist Church is looking for a summer intern for his church. They have had the program for several years.  They are looking for someone to come from the end of May to the middle of August.  The intern would be involved in every aspect of the church from youth to music (if able) to physical work and needs. The church is located in Pecatonia, IL. For more information, contact Pastor Myers at or 815-541-9567.

West Seneca Christian School (West Seneca, NY): November 9 (10 AM)-10 (10 PM), Mr. Josh Sexton with West Seneca Christian School is looking to fill Pre-K, 5th Grade, and Office openings for next school year. WSCS is located in West Seneca, NY. He will be hosting a recruitment party on Monday, November 9 in Old Main Cafe Solarium from 6PM-9PM. For more information about potential openings, contact Principal Josh Sexton at or see their website,

Associated Gospel Churches (Greenville, SC): November 10 (6 PM)-11 (1 PM), Mr. and Mrs. Pat and Analee Doney with Associate Gospel Churches on campus to share their ministry opportunity. AGC endorses men to be military chaplains. Chaplain candidacy is even available while taking seminary courses. Please email if you are interested in serving, or check out their website at

Baptist World Mission (Decatur, AL): November 10 (2 PM)-11 (5 PM), Dr. David Canedy, Deputation Director, will be available to present the ministry of this mission. If you are interested in missions, he would love for you to stop by their display to find out more about their board and the mission support they can provide. Inquiries can be emailed to, or check out their website at

Victory Academy for Boys and Wildheart Adventure Camp (Amburg, WI): November 12 (7:30 AM)-13 (1:30 PM), Mark Massey with Victory Academy for Boys and Wildheart Adventure Camp is recruiting undergraduate and graduate students for internships and camp counselors for openings in January 2016, May 2016, and August 2016. Victory Academy offers paid and comprehensive internships for those interested in learning how to help struggling teens embrace the hope found in a relationship with Christ. Wildheart, the wilderness and adventure-based camp is a unique place for counselors to grow in their outdoor, biblical counseling, and leadership skills. Counselors and interns minister in the front-line, key interactions with the campers and students. VA and WAC are located in Amburg, WI. For more information, contact Mark Massey at or see their website,

Wisconsin National Guard (Watertown, WI): November 16 (10 AM -2 PM), SGT Cody Black with the Wisconsin National Guard is recruiting. The Wisconsin National Guard gives young men and women the opportunity to serve their community, state and country on a part time basis allowing them to continue their civilian careers (college, full-time employment, etc.). SGT Black would like the opportunity to educate those young men and women on our campus and let them know of this opportunity as well as to inform them of the many benefits there are by being a part of this organization (money for college, inexpensive health care, camaraderie and to be part of something bigger than themselves). For more information, email SGT Cody Black at or see their website,

Camp Eden (Golden, CO): November 19 (8 AM) – 20 (2 PM), Mr. Randy Vawter and Mrs. Nikki Vawter with Camp Eden are looking for students who are interested in a summer of ministry experience. Camp Eden is located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains just west of Golden, CO. They are a local-church-based ministry that seeks to provide camping tools to local churches and the community. They offer practical ministry training to students in areas of counseling, maintenance work, and kitchen skills. Please email or call 303-642-3683 if you are interested in serving.

Baptist Mid-Missions (Ankeny, IA): January 12 (8 AM) – 14 (1 PM), Dr. Charles Ellis with Baptist Mid-Mission is on campus. He is recruiting those with general and specific interest in missions along with developing possibilities for apprenticeship ministries. Stop by his display or set up an appointment by calling his cell at 515-779-9982, or email It’s not too late to find a place for a Summer 2016 ministry. Visit for more information.

Academy of Excellence (Milwaukee, WI): January 18 (9 AM) – (3 PM), Randy Melchert with the Academy of Excellence is on campus. He is looking for elementary, middle school and high school teachers. Visit or email Randy for more information.

North Central Chaplain Recruiting Team (Great Lakes, IL): January 27 (11 AM) – 28 (3 PM), SFC Andy Pullin and CH Levi Marshall with the North Central Chaplain Recruiting Team are on campus. The Chaplain Candidate Program has tuition assistance when a Soldier is in a Unit and drilling. For more information, contact SFC Jennifer Voelker at or see their website,

Faith Baptist Church-Salina, UT/Eagle’s Nest Academy/Camp Utibaca (Salina, UT): February 8 (8 AM) – 10 (9 AM), Pastor Matt Murphree is recruiting for three different ministries. Email Pastor Murphree or visit his table in the DC for more information.

  • Faith Baptist Church – Salina, UT
    Praying for 3 young couples who would be willing to relocate to Central Utah and serve as “tent-makers” in this area. Evangelism in Mormonism is highly relational in the mountain west. They hope to broaden the scope of the gospel through the context of personal and employment relationships.
  • Eagle’s Nest Academy – Marysvale, UT
    ENA is a small boy’s home and academy. Looking for an individual or couple to be the lead instructors in our academy. The applicants must be certified in Secondary or Special Ed.
  • Camp Utibaca – Ephraim, UT
    Looking for a Director for our Bible Camp. The applicant will need to find employment during the year outside of the camping season. The ideal would be to find someone who believes that they are called to serve in public education, but who has a love for camp ministry.

Ironwood Camp (Newberry Springs, CA): February 8 (8 AM) – 9 (5 PM), Jeff Boese is recruiting for Ironwood Camp. The summer staff at Ironwood experience ministry and teamwork in a way that changes them forever. He needs counselors, cooks, hospitality team members, maintenance team members, stores team members, wranglers, a dining room and dish room supervisor, program assistants, office team members, a first aid provider, grounds team members and vehicle and facility maintenance team members. Stop by and visit with his table! See for more information.