Credentials Information

  • Click here to open annual minister's report ONLINE (eng, non sr. pastors ONLY)

Information for District Licensed Ministers

Interviews Dates: Friday, February 8 & saturday, february 9, 2019

Interview Location: TBD

(All candidates should plan to attend the interview session listed above. Any special interview sessions will be established only as deemed necessary by the Board of Ministry.)

Instructions & Reporting Information:

Information Letters (click on the name to open or download. Be sure to read entire Memo before sending anything.):

  • Memo to First-time and Renewing District Licensed Ministers (PDF English)

  • Memo to First-time and Renewing District Licensed Ministers (PDF Spanish)

district Candidate Report & Application Forms:

District Minister's License Application Forms (click on document name to download and open on your computer):

  • District Licensed Minister's Application (ENG, MS Word fill-in)

  • formulario de solicitud del ministro con licencia del distrito (SP, PDF fill-in)

Local Church Board Form (click on document name to download)

  • Annual Local Church Recommendation Form (ENG only, PDF - not fill-in)

  • Recommendation Form Instructions (ENG only, PDF)

Minister's Online Forms (ENG only, online forms to fill in, will send an email to the District Secretary):

  • Minister's Annual Report (ENG only, online form only)

  • Credential Interview Appointment time (ENG only, online form only)

Nazarene Essentials

(Required reading for ALL candidates. Candidates will be asked, at their interview, if they have read this resource prior to coming for their interview. For several ways to get a copy, see below):

"Nazarene Essentials" - ENG PDF version download - click here

"Esenciales Nazarenos" - SP PDF version download - click here

Click here to go to "Nazarene Essentials" documents website.

Contact the district office (863-644-9331) to request a printed copy of "Nazarene Essentials" ($3.00 postage charge, or you can arrange to pick up) This printed version is in English only.

Additional reading, not required, but highly recommended:

Click here for a PDF copy of "One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism" (English only)

Contact Information (who to contact for information on the credentials process, forms, etc. ):

Rev. Steve Egidio, District Secretary
cell# 863-409-3718
steve@floridanaz.com

Mailing address:

Rev. Steve Egidio, District Secretary
Florida District Resource Center
4720 Cleveland Heights Blvd., Suite 303
Lakeland, FL 33813

Special Forms (for first-time licensees and/ or new licensed ministers to the Florida District, click on form name to download. Forms in English only.):

  • 2018 Ministry Eligibility Form

  • 2018 Background Check Form

Contact Information (for Special Forms only):

Mrs. Mary Egidio, District Resource Center Manager
863-644-9331
mary@floridanaz.com

Mailing address (for Special Forms only):

Mrs. Mary Egidio, District Resource Center Manager
Florida District Resource Center
4720 Cleveland Heights Blvd., Suite 303
Lakeland, FL 33813

Questions about the Credentials process, forms, etc., please direct to: