Thank you for your interest in being a Resident at the Wesleyan Church of Hamburg.
Please give your self enough time to complete several long answer questions. There will be no way to save your progress during the application process.
Full Name *

Full Address *

Cell Phone Number *

Anticipated Start Date *


College Attended *

Years Completed *

Degree Earned

Graduate School Attended

Years Completed

Degree Earned

Other School attended or Higher Education Experience


Briefly describe your faith journey (upcoming, salvation, Divine moments, etc...) *

Describe your calling for ministry *

What do you dream about when it comes to being involved in ministry? What really gets you excited? *

Who has been a spiritual mentor to you? What has that looked like? *

What churches have you attended through your faith journey and what was your involvement in these? *

Personal Reflection

Looking back, what are the three greatest experiences you have had? Briefly describe each. *

What are 2-3 lessons you have learned outside of the classroom? *

Define leadership *

Is there a difference between leadership and spiritual leadership? Explain. *

How do you know that you are a leader? Define your leadership (strengths, weaknesses, experiences,...) *

What leaders most inspire you? Why? *

Why are you interested in becoming involved with the residency program at the Wesleyan Church of Hamburg? *

Have you applied for any other residency programs? If so, where? *

Do you have any "connections" with the Wesleyan Church of Hamburg? If so, what/who/when/where? *

How would you hope to grow as a result of this experience? *

What do you bring to your ministry experience that no other candidate would bring? *

Leadership Influence

Please provide the names and contact information for two leaders who will affirm your calling and you as an emerging ministry leader.

Contact #1
Name, Title/Organization, Email Address, Phone Number *

Contact #2
Name, Title/Organization, Email Address, Phone Number *

In addition to the application you just completed, you must submit a Letter of Evaluation, Letters of Recommendation (2), and a Personal Essay by January 15, 2018. More details on these requirements are on our website

Thank you for your application for residency. If you have any questions please email Paul Gartley at