Main Application

You have been asked to complete a reference survey because you are pursuing a role on the team at Nuova Vita. 

Our hope is that through this survey we will be able to identify potential strengths, weaknesses, and blind-spots that you might have as you pursue working along side the ministry here. Please answer the following questions and provide any pertinent information that will help us as we continue to walk with you in your calling. 

NOTE: Many of the questions are self evaluation, so try to imagine how others (that know you best) might answer these questions about you. To help in this, we often will refer to you in the third person throughout the application.

Please keep a back up document of your answers in case they don't save.

Initial Information
NOTE: The application is written in the masculine form, but may also be used for female applicants. Just substitute he/she, husband/wife, etc.
Your Name *
Your Name
Date *
Date
If we would need to follow up, what is the best phone # to reach you: *
If we would need to follow up, what is the best phone # to reach you:
1. Spiritual Vitality
Please rate yourself on the aspects of spiritual vitality as noted below using a scale where: 1 = Strongly Disagree, 2 = Disagree, 3 = Sometimes, 4 = Agree and 5 = Strongly Agree.
2. Clarity & strength of conviction for his calling
Please rate yourself on the aspects of his clarity and conviction as noted below using a scale where: 1 = Strongly Disagree, 2 = Disagree, 3 = Sometimes, 4 = Agree and 5 = Strongly Agree.
3. Leadership Abilities
Please rate yourself on the aspects of leadership ability as noted below using a scale where: 1 = Strongly Disagree, 2 = Disagree, 3 = Sometimes, 4 = Agree and 5 = Strongly Agree.
4. Disciple-Making Skills
Please rate yourself on the aspects of disciple-making skills as noted below using a scale where: 1 = Strongly Disagree, 2 = Disagree, 3 = Sometimes, 4 = Agree and 5 = Strongly Agree.
If you've experience his preaching, please comment on it here.
5. Theological Clarity
Please rate yourself on the aspects of theological clarity as noted below using a scale where: 1 = Strongly Disagree, 2 = Disagree, 3 = Sometimes, 4 = Agree and 5 = Strongly Agree.
List 3 for each category.
Found here: http://www.acts29network.org/about/distinctives/
6. Marriage and Family Life
Please rate yourself on the aspects of a strong marriage and family life as noted below using a scale where: 1 = Strongly Disagree, 2 = Disagree, 3 = Sometimes, 4 = Agree and 5 = Strongly Agree.
7. Relationship Building
Please rate yourself on the aspects of relationship building as noted below using a scale where: 1 = Strongly Disagree, 2 = Disagree, 3 = Sometimes, 4 = Agree and 5 = Strongly Agree.
8. Missional Lifestyle
Please rate yourself on the aspects of a missional lifestyle as noted below using a scale where: 1 = Strongly Disagree, 2 = Disagree, 3 = Sometimes, 4 = Agree and 5 = Strongly Agree.
(Or, if he's never lived there, he has the ability to learn, understand, and contextualize.)
9. Emotional Health / Stability
Please rate yourself on the aspects of emotional health and stability as noted below using a scale where: 1 = Strongly Disagree, 2 = Disagree, 3 = Sometimes, 4 = Agree and 5 = Strongly Agree.
Italy can be a difficult culture to live in for foreigners. Typically people with little flexibility and patience will not do well here. Knowing yourself (and your family), do you feel like this would be the best environment for you to live and thrive? Please explain why.
10. Entrepreneurial Aptitude
Please rate yourself on the aspects of entrepreneurial aptitude as noted below using a scale where: 1 = Strongly Disagree, 2 = Disagree, 3 = Sometimes, 4 = Agree and 5 = Strongly Agree.
Concluding Thoughts:
i.e. character, strengths, weaknesses, issues to work on, past events, etc.
Thanks for taking the time to complete this survey!