Credenciales

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Las credenciales son otorgadas por una organización reconocida que autoriza la realización de todas las ordenanzas y ceremonias de la iglesia, de acuerdo con las leyes federales o estatales aplicables.

Niveles de Credenciales

Certificado

Ayudantes eficientes en la obra evangélica, especialmente aquellos que trabajan bajo supervisión pastoral y que dedican una parte de su tiempo y se dedican activamente a algún aspecto del ministerio.

Licenciado

Aquellos que dan clara evidencia de un llamado divino y que han tenido experiencia práctica en la predicación.

Ordenado

Aquellos que tienen una experiencia madura y cuyos ministerios son reconocidos y probados. Los solicitantes deben tener al menos 23 años de edad y haber sido licenciados durante dos años en el momento de ser ordenados.

Applicant Requirements

A continuación se presentan las calificaciones mínimas para las credenciales ministeriales con el Distrito Multicultural de Florida

  • A minimum of 18 years of age.
  • Saved for a minimum of one year.
  • Have an immigration status in order according with immigration laws.
  • Must be an active member of an Assemblies of God church for at least one year.
  • Evidence of a divine call.
  • Baptized in the Holy Ghost with the initial physical evidence of speaking in tongues, according to Acts 2:4.
  • Manifest a reasonable ability for a future successful ministry.
  • Must have completed the minimum prescribed courses for level of application as listed on our website.
  • The criminal background check is a requirement established by the General Council for all applicants (new and advanced). This investigation includes a credit report and it is conducted confidentially through the District Credential’s Office. If there is something in the report that the General Council considers a justified reason for not granting credentials, you will be notified.
  • If the applicant or their spouse has been divorced, they must indicate this on the applicant’s profile and will have to fill out a separate application, which must be approved by the General Council before proceeding with the application for credentials. The cost of this additional application is $45.
  • For License one must have a clear evidence of a divine call, character and preparation suitable for that calling, practical ministry experience, and an evident purpose to devote one’s life in service to the proclamation of the gospel.
  • To qualify for ordination, one must be at least 23 years of age & have held license for two consecutive years immediately prior to applying for ordination.
  • Be present on the assigned day for your interview and exam.
  • Be present at the Training Seminar for New Applicants and Applicants for Ministerial Advance.