Reference Form

Please print and fill out reference form

Reference Form

Please print out this reference form and give it to your chosen references to fill out and return to us at the address listed. Your application will not be complete until these references have been received.

Name of Applicant:



Please evaluate the applicant on the following by circling the appropriate descriptor:


  • Church involvement: Excellent | Good | Satisfactory | Weak


  • Interpersonal Skills: Excellent | Good | Satisfactory | Weak


  • Spiritual Maturity: Excellent | Good | Satisfactory | Weak


  • Reliability: Excellent | Good | Satisfactory | Weak


  • Initiative: Excellent | Good | Satisfactory | Weak


  • General Knowledge: Excellent | Good | Satisfactory | Weak


  • Emotional Maturity: Excellent | Good | Satisfactory | Weak


  • Coachability: Excellent | Good | Satisfactory | Weak


  • Evangelistic: Excellent | Good | Satisfactory | Weak



What gifts for ministry have you identified in this person?












To your knowledge, has this person been discerning a call to full-time ministry (please be as specific as possible about length of discernment time and if he/she has considered what area of ministry to which God could be calling him/her).

Is there anything else you would like to share about this applicant?











Would you recommend this person participate in the Embrace Residency Program?













Name of Reference:




Position:




Name of Church/Organization:




Contact Phone/Email:




How long have you known the applicant and in what capacity?









Please send completed reference application form to:

ATTN: Rick Post

Embrace Church

2800 East 57th Street

Sioux Falls, SD

57108

Questions: email info@iamembrace.com