1. Payment (information at bottom of form)
2. Fill out form
3. Not valid without receipt of payment
4. After both are received you will hear from a GLR representative
Those desiring to register with the Great Lakes Region as Lay Minister or Lay Ministerial Students, or who are transferring their ministerial credentials into the Great Lakes Region of The Wesleyan Church, or update background check for Ordination must pass a Background and Credit Check. Complete the following information authorizing the Great Lakes Region of The Wesleyan Church to conduct a Criminal Background and Credit Check on your behalf. All information will remain confidential and will only be used by officials of the Region and General Church who are authorized to review confidential Ministerial records. You must also pay the fee before the Background Checks. Directions for payment are included at the bottom of this form. Your form is not valid without payment being received. All items marked with an * are required. You may submit this form by clicking the "submit" button when completed.
If you would prefer not to submit this information via the internet, you may complete the form and prior to submitting it, save it as a pdf to your computer. After the document is saved, leave the page without clicking the "submit" button. The information may then be printed and faxed or mailed to the Regional Office. Great Lakes Region of The Wesleyan Church, 3040 Ivanrest Ave SW, Grandville, MI 49418 Fax: 616-827-9451