Application Process

Our Seven Acceptance Steps
  1. There are several steps in our Acceptance Process. They are as follows:
  2. Initial Contact. Eligibility criteria will be discussed, and a decision will be made about whether or not to move forward with the application process or refer the applicant to another ministry or program.
  3. Review Handbook. The handbook must be thoroughly reviewed by an applicant before her application will be considered. This document can be found on our website at
  4. Application. Applicant must complete both the APPLICATION and SHARE YOUR HEART documents, which can be obtained from the above website.
  5. Interview. Once the Application and Share Your Heart document have been completed, either an in-person or phone interview will be scheduled to discuss the application.
  6. Prayer. The applicant and Renew Ministry Team will pray and seek the Lord as to whether or not His will for the applicant’s future includes becoming a Resident at Renew.
  7. Follow Up Phone Call. After prayerful consideration and discussion, Renew Ministry Team will make a final decision. Further instruction upon acceptance will be given at this time, and an entrance day will be determined.
  8. Entrance Day. On the appointed day, the following steps will be taken:
  9. Applicant provides a photo ID (Driver’s license, state ID, or passport)
  10. Drug screen may be administered
  11. Applicant makes her $250 entry donation, which may be waved
  12. The following paperwork will be completed: Ministry Commitment, General Release, and Ministry Agreement forms
  13. Belongings check in to ensure that the packing list has been followed