Pastoral / Personal Reference
Dear Referee of Ministry Trip Applicant,
You have been nominated by the applicant to complete this confidential reference to ascertain the suitability of the applicant for a Global Mission Awareness Ministry Trip. We take seriously our responsibility toward those to whom we minister, both here and abroad. Therefore, Global Mission Awareness greatly appreciates your supplying the information requested on this form.
This form must not be completed by a family member or relative of the applicant. References will be checked to ascertain the integrity of the reference.
Trip destination: (required)
In which area(s) of church life has the applicant served, and in which area(s) is he/she currently serving? (required)
Evaluation of Applicant’s Emotional & Spiritual Maturity:
The applicant must be able to accommodate himself/herself readily to unaccustomed living conditions and new social situations. Adjustment may have to be made in relation to diet, social customs, climate changes, etc. Keeping in mind the challenge of these unusual demands, please rate this applicant by checking a block under each of the following categories.
Listed below are some of the tendencies which, if present, may reduce the effectiveness of the applicant. Please tick any words or descriptions which pertain to applicant (leave blank if none apply)
Please comment briefly on the family and social background of the applicant (if known)
Please describe any physical limitations the applicant may have.
To the best of your knowledge, has the applicant:
If your responded YES to any of the above please briefly outline details: