Middle School Pastor Application Middle School Pastor Application Step 1 of 4 25% Personal InformationThank you for your interest in the middle school pastor position at First Baptist Church, Woodstock! This application will give us perspective on your personal beliefs, approach to ministry, and fitness for the job. Please answer the questions completely but you do not have to answer them exhaustively.Name* First Last Email* Phone*Address* Street Address Address Line 2 City AlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVermontVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsinWyomingArmed Forces AmericasArmed Forces EuropeArmed Forces Pacific State ZIP Code Date of Birth* Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY Social Media (Twitter, Instagram, etc.)SpouseKids (ages)EnneagramPrevious churches served and positions heldEducation*Further education plansWhat are your hobbies? What do you do to relax?*Upload a copy of your resume*Upload a cover letter TheologyGive us a picture of your convictions and beliefs! We're looking for someone who is passionate about what we believe as a church. Answer the questions completely but not exhaustively.What do you believe about the Bible?*What do you believe about the character and nature of God?*What do you believe about Jesus Christ?*Explain the gospel as you would to a 13 year old.*What is the relationship between our salvation and God's sovereignty?*What do you believe about the Holy Spirit?*What is the purpose and nature of the church?*What do you believe about last things (eschatology)?*What are your beliefs about sexual morality, gender, and marriage?*What does it mean to be a baptist?*What is the relationship between faith and politics?* MinistryHow were you called to ministry and how do you do ministry? What experiences do you have from your time in ministry? Answer questions completely but not exhaustively.Share your testimony of how you came to faith in Christ.*Share how you were called to vocational ministry in the local church.*Why does student ministry exist? What is its role?*What is your philosophy of ministry?*What makes an effective ministry leader?*Have you led paid staff in ministry? In a non-ministry workplace? If so, how many?*How do you make disciples of students (6th-12th grade)?*How do you reach students outside of the church?*What are you best at in ministry?*What in ministry do you need to grow in?*Links to audio or video of messages you've given LegalCritical information to determine if you are fit for this position.Have you ever been party to a civil lawsuit? If yes, please explain.*Have you ever been arrested? If yes, please explain.*Do you drink alcoholic beverages? If yes, please describe your use.*Do you use tobacco products? If yes, please describe your use.*Have you had any traffic violations in the past 5 years? If yes, please explain.*Have you ever been accused or convicted of domestic abuse, child abuse, or sexual assault? If yes, please explain.*Have you ever been accused of or lost your position due to inappropriate conduct with a minor? If yes, please explain.*Have you been divorced? If yes, please explain.*Is there anything in your past that may come up in the future that could harm the ministry of First Baptist Woodstock?*Affirmation* I affirm that the information provided in this application is completely truthful to the extent of my own personal knowledge and that if any part is found to be in error it may be grounds for termination from employment.