Dr Bettye Knighton Director
of Christian Education, DRE
Fitch Hospice Chaplain
Dr. Rick Kendall
Global Embassy Network
Dr. Carlton Gant President,
Pathway of Life Fellowship
Lightbearer's Ministry & School
OVER 180 YEARS OF
COMBINED MINISTRY EXPERIENCE!
AND BENEFITS OF
IMA Ministerial Manuals are
available from our
office for $15. The manual contains the IMA member listings,
ceremonies and much more.
Welcome to the Interdenominational Ministerís Association.
The I.M.A. is a ministry of the Evangelical Bible Chapel of Lake
Worth, Florida.Our main goal
is to assistthose called by
God to ministry by credentialing them , and also to provide credibility,
fellowship and training.Our
goal will always be to further the cause of Christ.
ALL LICENSED MEMBERS MUST:
satisfactorily completed at least 1 year (30 credits)
of Bible Seminary or Bible College at a recognized school.
to the E.B.C. Core Values
they havereceived a calling
from God and demonstrate Godly character and spiritual maturity.
a plan for service
paid $25 application fee and $125 annual dues
ALL ORDAINED MEMBERS MUST:
all the above requirements
held a license for at least 1 year, and receive a positive report from the
leadership under which they have served OR have completed at least 2 years
(60 credits) of Bible College or Seminary from a recognized school, OR
have transferred ordination from another organization.
paid $25 application fee and $125 annual dues.
are required to submit written annual reports & fees by January 25th each
year to remain a member in good standing.
Any member NOT in good standing will be removed from the membership.
Members displaying actions unbecoming of a minister of the gospel may be censured
Call or write for more information:
Evangelical Bible Seminary Dr. David P. Donnally, President
A is an internationally recognized credentialing body licensing, ordaining
and certifying pastors, evangelists, missionaries, teachers, counselors and
We have been in ministry
the counselor support through training, fellowship, and recognition
affiliated with the Global Embassy Network and the Evangelical Church
offer Web presence, office support, credibility, accountability, stability
what make the IMA right for you!
RESERVES THE RIGHT TO DROP ANY MEMBER AT ANY TIME FOR MISCONDUCT
FOR BOARD CERTIFIED CHAPLAINS AND BIBLICAL COUNSELORS
Must be a licensed or ordained minister with the IMA. If not already
a member, please submit IMA application and $125 membership fee.
Must have earned a Masters degree or higher (MRE, MBS, MDIV, THM, MBC or
higher from a recognized Bible College or Seminary
Must have three letters of professional reference, three character
reference letters and three letters from clients you have counseled that
are willing to share your effectiveness. Also, please submit a
personal resume or biographical sketch.
PROFESSIONAL/MINISTRY LETTERS SHOULD BE ON ORGANIZATION'S LETTER HEAD.
Must complete Pastoral Counseling I, II & III from EBCS
Have completed sufficient supervised counseling sessions or have been
counseling for at least 2 years as an assistant or group leader or one on
one. Provide documentation.
List of current ministry duties. Name of immediate supervisor,
senior pastor, superintendant, bishop, elder, etc. Please include
their contact information.
Must be approved by the IMA Chaplaincy Board by interview conducted by at
least three board members.
Must stay current with ministerial dues, and be in good standing.
Must adhere to EBC Ministries Core Values
Pay $25 application fee, and $125 annual dues if not an ordained member of