Field Education Sites

Grant AME Church

1906 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02118
Phone: (617) 427-0670
Web address: www.game-bos.org
Email: pastorellis@game-bos.org

Contact Person(s):

Rev. Ellis Washington

Organization Description:

This site is for students interested in urban parish ministry. It is an inner-city, predominantly black church with lots of involvement in the Roxbury and Dorchester communities. Emphasis will be placed on A.M.E. church polity, worship, church administration, religious education and community involvement.

Opportunities for Student Involvement:

Students will be expected to attend and participate in Sunday School and worship services on Sundays, participate in one of our community programs at least one weekday, attend monthly board meetings, and occasional denominational meetings.

Commute/Transportation Information:

No information provided.

Arts of Ministry Competencies Offered:

  • Administration and Program Development
  • Denominational Polity
  • Preaching and Worship
  • Religious Education and Spiritual Development

Supervision:

The student will meet with the pastor one hour a week for one-to-one supervision. S/he will also be expected to attend staff meetings with other students, ministerial staff and the Pastor monthly.

Additional Information:

Number of Students: 2

Total Compensation: $4000.00

Type of Compensation: work study

Additional Notes: Monthly travel stipend is available.

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