Welcome to the Spanish River Church application we are so excited that you are considering being part of our extended global family. Below you will see our extensive application that will give us insights into your personal, professional and theological background.

Before completing the Church Planter application please have your assessment files and resume available and saved on your computer as you will need to upload them before you can submit this application.

Know that if you have any trouble we are always here to help. You can reach the Church Planting office at 561-994-5000 during our normal business hours 9:00am to 5:00pm EST, Monday through Friday.

*Note: Please allow enough time to complete this form since there is not a way to save it.


Church Planter Application (English)



  • Briefly explain your salvation experience in 250 words or less.
  • List and describe your theological education here.
  • Please give us a brief statement of faith (250 words or less)
  • If you answered no, please explain in the box below. If you answered yes, please skip to the next question.
  • Above are the three types of church governments. To which do you ascribe? Select one.

  • What ministries, groups, organizations, or businesses have you successfully started? Please briefly describe what they were, your role, and any info on their successes and failures.
  • Where do you believe God is calling you to plant a church? CITY, STATE, COUNTRY
  • Describe what missional/evangelical work are you currently doing in the area where you wish to plant a church.
  • Please briefly describe God’s calling on your life to plant a church (250 word min)
  • Please explain what the Gospel is as you would to a non-believer.
  • Please upload a zip folder of all of your assessment files.

  • If you answered yes to the above question: Do you receive any coaching on planting and pastoring a church, please tell us with whom and what church. (NOTE: We will not contact them without your permission)
  • Are you currently involved financially or otherwise with any other church planting network, be it multi-site, multi-campus, etc
  • Please upload your Resume
  • Please Upload a Sermon. If over 30mb, please link to it in the next entry space
  • If no sermon uploaded, please provide a link here
  • Have you been assessed? If so, please attach your church planter assessment files here.