But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth. Acts 1:8 (ESV)
Thank you for taking the time to submit your Go Team Application! Before you begin please read the tips below to assist you as you go through the form. Please contact the Missions Office, 256-881-0952, if you have any questions.
TIPS FOR GETTING STARTED:
Give yourself a sufficient amount of time to fill out this application. We think it’s worth your time to carefully and thoughtfully answer each question.
For the answers that you have to write out, we recommend you copy and paste your answers into a word document or note so that if the page times out you don’t have to write out your whole application again.
Whitesburg Baptist Church is sending you to be a witness, and to make disciples among our neighbors, nation, and the nations so that people from every tribe, tongue, and nation may know and worship Jesus as Lord (Acts 1,Matthew 28,Revelation 7).
Therefore, Whitesburg Baptist Church commits to stand side by side with you for the sake of the gospel by:
Training you in a biblical understanding of the gospel of Jesus Christ, that you may boldly and clearly proclaim Him, warning and teaching everyone with all wisdom.
Equipping you through general and specific team meetings that you may walk worthy of the gospel within any culture.
Consistently praying for you and your team as you prepare and go to make disciples.
Ensuring that all logistical preparation and ground support has been provided.
As a member of the Body of Christ, faithful in attendance and giving, Whitesburg Baptist Church sends you out with the expectation that you will commit to glorify God by:
Protecting the unity and purity of your team for the sake of Jesus' name.
Proclaiming the gospel with clarity and boldness as God provides the opportunities.
Praying for your team, and all those whom God puts in your path, to experience the blessing of the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Serving those around you with God's strength and compassion that others may see your good works and glorify our Father in heaven.
Furthermore, it should be understood that each team member will be responsible for the following:
To review and comply with all Whitesburg Baptist Church policies and procedures regarding short-term Serve trips/Go Teams.
To consult with a physician regarding immunizations required or recommended for international travel.
To submit a background check if working with minors on the Serve trip/Go Team.
To be financially responsible for all trip costs.
Typing my name at the end of this form serves as my signature and by clicking the "submit" button at the end of this form, I understand the commitment and responsibilities required to participate in short-term Serve trips/Go Teams.