Relationship with Christ & Church Involvement:
*Please briefly share the details of how and when you came to know Christ:
*What is your understanding of the gospel?:
*Describe how you have grown spiritually within the past 2 years:
How long have you attended MBC?:
What MBC location do you attend?:
How long have you attended this location?:
*Are you currently a member of McLean Bible church? :
If not, are you currently pursuing membership? If not, please explain.
Have you read the “What We Teach
” booklet and endorse, both in belief and in practice, the doctrinal statement of McLean Bible Church? *If you are unclear or have questions, please ask us to clarify our position
*Will you embody and reflect the values and principles of MBC and will you follow, honor and submit to MBC leadership?
Church Group Ministry at MBC:
*Have you ever led a small group?:
Do you feel you were able to serve, in ways that God has uniquely gifted you personally, to equip the body of Christ? Please describe.
*Have others affirmed your gifting as a ministry leader?:
Are you willing to commit to striving for the "4 Aims" as described in the MBC Church Groups manual (mcleanbible.org/churchgroups
) on page 12? Are you committed to:
- Striving to help all group members "C-G-M"?
- Striving to integrating new people quickly and meaningfully?
- Striving to multiplying disciples through your Church Group?
- Striving to serving your church, not just your Church Group?
*Are you willing to commit to the MBC Church Group Leader Commitments (
*According to 1 Timothy 3, do you feel you meet the biblical qualifications for deacon as set forth in Scripture?
Please provide 2-3 character references who can affirm that you meet biblical qualifications of a deacon as described in 1 Timothy 3
Professional Work Status:
Have you previously led or participated in a small group? If so, was your experience in that group positive or negative? Please explain both.
Do you any have any children? I so please list their name and ages.
Please list the churches you have previously been affiliated with (if any), denomination, dates attended and reason for leaving
In the past 5 years, have you held positions of leadership, either inside or outside the church? (i.e. other studies, PTA, business organizations, social, or civic organizations) If yes, please be spdicifc by name the position, church, ministry, organization, etc.
Are there struggles you are having/have had that could limit your effectiveness in ministry at McLean Bible Church? If so, please explain.
Are you currently serving in any other ministries at MBC? If yes, what are they?
What do you consider to be your personal strengths?
I agree to attend my location’s worship services regularly. (For example, if you’re applying to lead a Tysons Group, then you agree to attend the Tysons services regularly.)