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.
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
203 Prison Epistles
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
302 Poetic Books
303 I and II Corinthians
306 Pastoral Ministry
307 Multi Cultural Ministry
308 Church Admin, Law and Finance
Advanced Ministerial Internship
QUESTIONS 26-32 BELOW ARE FOR UPGRADE or REINSTATEMENT APPLICATIONS ONLY
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...
CALL TO MINISTRY