The renewals are usually mailed from the General Council (Springfield, Missouri) during November of each year. If a renewal is not received by December 1, please contact our office. All ministers failing to submit a renewal postmarked or online before December 31 shall be considered delinquent. They shall be required to pay a late fee of $50 up until January 16, to be divided equally between the District and General Council offices.
Those whose renewal applications are not postmarked by January 15 shall be recorded as lapsed as of the expiration date of December 31. They must make application for reinstatement and pay a fee of $100, to be divided equally between the District and General Council offices.
Certificate of Ministry:
Beginnings and efficient helps in gospel work, especially those who work under pastoral leadership and who devote a part of their time to Christian service.
Those who give clear evidence of a divine call, who have had practical experience in preaching, and who give evidence of purpose to devote their entire time to preaching the gospel.
The list of educational requirements are set by the General Council of the Assemblies of God. The New York Ministry Network requirements are the same as Global Credential Courses.
The work of the General Council of the Assemblies of God, in its program of developing the spirit of cooperation and fellowship in home and foreign fields, incurs considerable expense, including the financial support of the executive officers and offices.