a. Outline your conversion and the events and steps leading up to that time.
b. Describe your spiritual growth since that time. Comment on events or spiritual experiences in your life, which led to new
levels of understanding and commitment. Include the character issues that God has dealt with in your life and what lessons they taught you.
c. Comment on your devotional life. Include such issues as prayer, Bible reading, Bible study, worship, devotions with spouse and family. Are you meeting your expectations for personal spiritual growth?
Relationships and experience
d. Please describe your relationship with your local church. Comment on areas of ministry, service, leadership experience, gifts and abilities.
e. Please consider and describe your relationship with your mother and your father.
f. Briefly describe your relationship with the rest of your family.
g. How does your family feel about your intentions to come to the Philippines and serve under Helping Hands Healing Hearts Ministries Philippines?
h. What languages do you speak and how proficiently?
Goals and expectations
i. Comment briefly on the circumstances that led up to your decision to apply for this ministry.
j. What are your reasons for wanting to be involved in this ministry? Please include spiritual and ministry goals, missionary and church service goals, which you hope HHM will help you fulfill.
k. Briefly, what are your plans following this mission trip?
l. How do you know that the Holy Spirit is working in your life?
m. Have you ever experienced a miracle in your life? Please describe it.
n. What do you think your spiritual gifts are? Do you have the opportunity to exercise these gifts in your local church body?
We realize that the following questions are very personal. Please be assured that all answers are held in strict confidentiality and are not the basis of your acceptance to the Ministry. If you have difficulty communicating your answer in writing, please let us know and someone will contact your personally to discuss.
Please answer in detail. One sentence is not sufficient if the answer is yes.
1. Have you used any of the following substances? If so, please explain how recently, in what quantities and what ministry you have had to overcome any addictions:
2. Have you ever had psychiatric treatment? If so, please describe the treatment received, dates, any lingering difficulties.
3. Have you ever been involved in any of the following areas? If so, please explain the circumstances briefly, the time and length of involvement and what ministry you have had to overcome them:
4. Do you have a history of abuse? Either verbal, physical, emotional or sexual. Yes No
WORK HISTORY and EXPERIENCE
a. Please include a resume or history of your work experience.
b. Please include your involvement in special interest courses, musical abilities, artistic talents and hobbies.
c. Please include an official Police Check (normally available at a nominal fee from your local police station). NB. A police record will NOT automatically disqualify you from volunteering for HHM. The ministries visited during outreach sometimes require police checks.
b. List all other educational institutions attended beyond High School, if applicable. (e.g. college, university, nursing, business schools):