In order for your application to be considered, you will have to first meet 3 criteria.
1) You are a current Member at The Response Church.
2) You have participated in at least two six-month Gospel Group terms with The Response Church.
3) You have received a written letter of recommendation from your current Gospel Group Leader (this letter can be very brief).
4) You have read the book "Gospel-Centered Life" by Bob Thune.
Purchase here: https://www.amazon.com/Gospel-Centered-Life-Participants-Guide/dp/1939946298
Please take the time to write a thoughtful response to all of the following questions. We recommend first writing in a Word document, as there is no ability to save in this form.
This section is designed to help us understand your motives for wanting to be a Gospel Group Leader.
This section is designed to help us understand your level of self-awareness. Leaders are not simply moral people, but broken people who understand the inner-workings of their sin and how the gospel applies to it. In this question, since it has to do with you and not others, please be as detailed as possible. (200-300 words)
This section is designed to help us understand your level of spiritual maturity and discernment. To avoid gossip, please refrain from using any actual names of individuals in our church. (50-150 words per question)
This section is designed to help us understand what your daily walk with Jesus looks like. (50-150 words per question)
Once you have completed and submitted this application the Elders will take 1-2 weeks to review your application. After reviewing your application the Elders will contact you in order to setup an interview. After the interview the Elders will take an additional 1-2 weeks to make their decision in regards to you being a Gospel Group Leader. At this point the Elders will contact you to inform you whether or not you will be a Gospel Group Leader in the upcoming term.