Southern Wesleyan University
3+1 Ministry Residency Church Application
District (if Wesleyan)
Local Church 3+1 Ministry Director
Leader Contact Information
IMPORTANT! You MUST click/tap the "Add Ministry Coach" and "Add Spiritual Formation Mentor" buttons below to answer the two following questions. If you see the text "No rows have been added." you have not clicked/tapped these buttons. This will cause an error on the form, telling you that all required fields must be entered. It might look like they are entered, but if you see "No rows have been added." they have not been entered completely.
To add a Ministry Coach, fill in the three fields below (name, ministry area, years of experience) then click the "Add Ministry Coach" button. Repeat this process for each Ministry Coach.
Ministry Coaches (Please attach resume of Ministry Coaches)
Years of Experience
To add a Spiritual Formation Mentor, fill in the three fields below (name, ministry area, years of experience) then click the "Add Spiritual Formation Mentor" button. Repeat this process for each Spiritual Formation Mentor.
Spiritual Formation Mentors
Provide evidence that your church leadership is supportive of having a resident.
Provide indications that your church is healthy and impacting the kingdom.
Demonstrate evidence that robust leadership development is considered a high priority in your church's culture.
What is your curriculum plan for weekly leadership development of the 3+1 Ministry Resident?
Specify how you will ensure a Ministry Coach has the capacity, time and energy to develop 3+1 Residents and meet weekly with them.
How will you ensure a Spiritual Formation Mentor will be available to invest deeply in 3+1 Residents?
For which ministry departments are you hoping to find a resident? (Check all that apply.)
If you checked "Other" above, please specify here.
What is your plan for housing 3+1 Residents? Meals?
What is the financial stipend you will provide for the resident? (Minimum is $500 per month.)
How will you ensure the student's ministry workload will be confined to 25-29 hours per week?
Do you have any questions, comments or concerns?