PRE-APPLICATION QUESTIONNAIRE FOR NEW CREDENTIAL APPLICATION, REINSTATMENT APPLICATION, AND LICENSE UPGRADE APPLICATION

SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND MINISTRY NETWORK OF THE ASSEMBLIES OF GOD, INC.
307 Sturbridge Road, Chariton, MA 01507 (508) 248-3711

If you are applying for credentials for the first time, applying to reinstate your lapsed credential, or are applying to upgrade to License, this pre-application questionnaire must be submitted to the SNEMN credentialing office and it must be approved by your Senior Pastor and your sectional Presbyter prior to starting the application, reinstatement, or the upgrade to License application process.

BIBLE COLLEGE

Training in an endorsed Assemblies of God college, such as Northpoint Bible College or Valley Forge University as a biblical studies major, ministerial studies major, or other church related major:

        Certified: 2 years (48 hours of study)
        Licensed: 3 years (72 hours of study)
        Ordained: 4 years (96 hours of study)

BEREAN OR SCHOOL OF MINISTRY

Completion of the General Presbytery approved coursework and internship below through Berean School of the Bible or Assemblies of God District Schools of Ministry. If applying for License, all Certified and License courses and internship need to be completed.

        Certified - 100 Level
        101 Intro to Hermeneutics
        102 Intro to Pentecostal Doctrine
        103 Intro to Theology
        104 New Testament Survey
        105 Old Testament Survey
        106 Synoptic Gospels
        107 Spirit Empowered Churches
        108 AG History, Missions, Governance, Polity
        109 Relationships and Ethics
        Beginning Ministerial Internship

If applying to be Certified, all 9 Certified courses AND the Certified Internship need to be completed

        License, 200 Level
        201 Acts
        202 Romans
        203 Prison Epistles
        204 Eschatology
        205 Introduction to Homiletics
        206 Effective Leadership
        207 The Local Church in Evangelism
        208 Intro to AG Missions
        209 Conflict Resolution
        Intermediate Ministerial Internship

If applying directly to be Licensed, all Certified and License courses need to be completed as well as the Certified Internship and the License Internship

        Ordination, 300 Level
        301 Pentateuch
        302 Poetic Books
        303 I and II Corinthians
        304 Prayer
        305 Worship
        306 Pastoral Ministry
        307 Multi Cultural Ministry
        308 Church Admin, Law and Finance
        Advanced Ministerial Internship

YOUR SIGNATURE

PERSONAL/MINISTRY INVENTORY

Rate the quality and/or effectiveness of the following aspects of your life as a minister or your preparation for ministry. Mark N/A for any item not applicable to your present level of ministry.

My Personal Life.

My Family Life (for Ministers with Spouses and/or Children)

My Ministry and Leadership Practices

My Relationships With...

PERSONAL TESTIMONY

CALL TO MINISTRY