I agree to submit a set of my fingerprints to this church if requested. I understand that they may be submitted to the proper authorities for the purpose of a criminal background check and that such a check is required by law. I understand and agree to allow personnel of this church to do a background search and will accept any decision made in regard to my application. My signature hereon authorizes such personnel to do such a background check and I release those contacted to disclose any requested information to representatives of the church. The information contained in this application is correct to the best of my knowledge. I authorize any references, churches, employers, or other organizations or individuals listed in this application to give you any information they may have regarding my character and I release all such references from any liability for any damages that may result from furnishing such evaluations to you. I waive any right that I may have to inspect any information provided about me by any person or organization identified by me in this application. Should my application be accepted, I agree to be bound by the Bylaws, Statement of Faith and practice the policies of this church and to refrain from any unscriptural conduct in the performance of my services on behalf of the church. I understand that the church does not provide any insurance or legal representation to me in the event that I am personally accused of any sexual abuse or misconduct.
I understand by signing this application I am committing to be faithful to the work of this ministry for a minimum of _________ months/years (state commitment above) unless legitimate circumstances prevent me. I understand that this commitment is based on trust and I will do my best with the Lord's strength to fulfill my obligations. I will work "as unto the Lord".