Before filling out the Short-Term Mission Application, please pay close attention to the following details:

  • Everyone applying for a Short-Term Mission Trip MUST fill out an application and complete each individual section. This includes spouses and children 12 and older.
  • Make sure you have your passport information with you when you fill out this application (for International trips only)
  • This application will take 30-45 minutes to complete, and should be done in one sitting. There will be no way to save your information and come back later. Be prepared to answer the following questions in paragraph form:
    • 1) Write out the Gospel in your own words.  2) Write out your salvation story, including when you were baptized.  3) How are ou currently growing in your relationships with Christ?  4) List all ministry involvement.  5) List any cross-cultural short-term or mid-term mission experience you have had.  6) How are you currently sharing your faith? Please give a recent example of sharing your faith.  
Application Date *
Application Date
Name *
Date of Birth *
Date of Birth
Current Address *
Current Address
Phone Number *
Phone Number
If applicable
If you have children
Please provide two references for the Watkinsville Global Team to contact on your behalf. Include 1) name 2) email 3) phone and 4) your relationship to them
Are You a Member of Watkinsville? *
or member-in-process, or member of a partner church?
If you answered "no," please explain. If you are a member of a partner church, please list which church
Are You Regularly Involved in a Life Group at Watkinsville? *
If "yes," please give name of Life Group leader, and how long you have been attending this group. If "no," please give some detail
The information disclosed below will be read and held with confidentiality by members of the Watkinsville Global Team. Answering 'yes' to any of the following questions does not necessarily disqualify you from serving. Please carefully consider the questions below
If the answer is "yes" to any of the following questions, please check the appropriate box:
If you answered "yes" to any of the above questions, please clarify below
Watkinsville First Baptist may purchase travel insurance on your behalf. Please list your beneficiary for this purpose below:
Beneficiary Name *
Beneficiary Name
Full name as it appears on your passport
Issue Date
Issue Date
Expiration Date
Expiration Date
In Submitting This Application *
I am expressing my agreement with the mission, vision, strategy, goals and statement of faith of Watkinsville First Baptist Church; I am willing to work under the direction of the Watkinsville Global Team and Global Partners, to accept and perform any and all assignments with a God-honoring attitude; I am willing to conform to the standards of national Christians, even if those standards are stricter than my own; I agree to be subject to a background check; I am confirming that I have the time and energy to devote to the pre-, mid- and post-trip responsibilities; I agree to participate in any training arranged by the Watkinsville Global Team and complete all requirements for the trip; I am prepared to take on the financial requirements of this trip, through personal sacrifice, fundraising and faith in the provision of God; I understand that my involvement on this trip can be denied prior to travel if I do not participate in the full preparation of the trip.