改革宗長老會區會牧師(教師)、長老考試應考人推薦表
Reference for Candidates Taking the Reformed Presbyterian Church Presbytery's Pastor (Teacher)/Elder Examinations.

應考人: __________ 推薦人姓名: __________ 與應考人的關係:__________
Name of the candidate: __________ Name of the referee: __________
Relationship between the candidate and the referee: ____________

聖經教導做為一個牧師(長老)必須對恩典的福音有深入的認識,並且有美好的見證(提多一6~9;提前三:1~7)。本推薦表為要幫助我們判斷應考人是否被上帝呼召成為教會的牧師(長老)。可否請您回答下列的問題?請直接和誠實的回答。假如您有任何其他的想法想要表達或想要以電話回答問題,可以直接洽詢考試部部長。
The Bible teaches that a pastor/elder must have a profound understanding of the gospel of grace and is himself a beautiful witness (Titus 1:6-9; 1 Timothy 3:1-7). This reference will help us assess whether the candidate is called by God to be a pastor/elder. Please candidly and honestly answer the questions listed below. If you wish to express other thoughts than what these questions ask, or if you prefer to answer the questions through a phone interview, please contact the director of the examination department.

做為一位牧師(長老)必須相信聖經是上帝所默示的,是上帝無誤的話語;必須相信所有的人都是罪人,有一永恆的審判將會臨到;但我們是透過恩典,因信耶穌基督的寶血得拯救,並且僅有那些相信耶穌基督的人將會被拯救。應考人是否符合此條件?請解釋。
A pastor/elder must believe that all Scripture is God-breathed and is the true words of God. He must believe that all men are sinners and will face the eternal judgment; that by grace we have been saved through believing in Jesus Christ, who shed blood for us; and that only those who have faith in Jesus Christ will be saved. Does the candidate fulfill these requirements? Please explain how.

做為一位牧師(長老)必須有教導聖經、帶領人歸主、訓練門徒的經驗和恩賜。應考人是否符合此條件?請解釋。
A pastor/elder must be experienced and gifted in teaching the Bible, leading people to faith in the Lord and training disciples. Does the candidate fulfill these requirements? Please explain how.

做為一位牧師(長老)必須有一個穩定的靈修生活。他必須認識到上帝是他天上的父親,並且在凡事上信靠上帝。應考人是否符合此條件?請解釋。
A pastor/elder must have a steadfast devotional life, know that God is his Father in Heaven and trust in the Lord in all things. Does the candidate fulfill these requirements? Please explain how.

做為一位牧師(長老)必須是一位好的丈夫和好的父親,他的家必須是溫暖、以基督為中心的家。應考人是否符合此條件?請解釋。
A pastor/elder must be a good husband and father and have a loving, God-centered family. Does the candidate fulfill these requirements? Please explain how.

做為一位牧師(長老)必須是誠實的、謙虛的、有憐憫的、樂於寬恕和溫柔的;他必須不是有苦毒的、易怒的、或很快與人爭吵的。他必須能自守,並且不被酒、香煙、色情、金錢或任何有傷害的事所捆綁。應考人是否符合此條件?請解釋。
A pastor/elder must be honest, humble, merciful, ready to forgive and gentle. He must not be bitter, irritable or prone to quarrels. He must be self-disciplined and not addicted to alcohol, smoking, pornography, money or any other harmful things. Does the candidate fulfill these requirements? Please explain how.

您是否相信應考人是被上帝呼召成為教會的牧師(長老)? 請解釋。
Do you believe that the candidate is called by God to be a pastor/elder? Please explain why.

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Signature: __________ Date: __________ Phone number: __________