1 Timothy 3:8 ESV

Deacons likewise must be dignified, not double-tongued, not addicted to much wine, not greedy for dishonest gain.

Message: The Lord's Servants (1 Timothy 3:8-13)
I find much confusion today, even here at PBC, about who the leaders of the church ought to be, and what these terms, elders, deacons, and pastors, mean. Anne-Marie Ritchie was telling me yesterday that when their son Roddie was about eight years old or so, at school one day he w...
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With his description of the elder’s qualifications complete, Paul moves in 1 Timothy 3:8–13 to outline the requirements for the second ministerial office in the church — the deacon. Scripture actually says very little about ...
Church Leadership: A Study of Elders and Deacons
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What are the qualifications of elders and deacons?
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What Did Deacons Do?
A deacon is an office in the church with a special focus on practical and more material needs.
Daily Devotion: The Lord's Servants
Are we serving others for Christ's sake, or for our own self-seeking agenda? Do we continually seek the power and wisdom of His indwelling life?
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The priesthood of all believers means that all lawful vocations are avenues of service to the Lord. However, there do remain offices of the church that fall under vocational ministry, roles by which leadership is ...

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