Acts 20:28 ESV

Pay careful attention to yourselves and to all the flock, in which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers, to care for the church of God, which he obtained with his own blood.

The Meaning of Membership and Church Accountability
Why does Bethlehem have a church membership covenant? And how do they understand and practice church discipline?
Christian Elders in the New Testament
An exegetical study of the role and responsiblities of Christ's undershepherds.
Every Good Church Is Messy
If your church is messy, it might be a good church. If it is not, you can be sure it is not.
Who Are the Elders?
Congregational authority and strong leadership under that authority are not incompatible. They are biblical, and they are vital.
Elders, Pastors, Bishops, and Bethlehem
There were two ongoing offices in the NT church for the management and care of the church: elders and deacons.
Who Shall Shepherd the Flock?
Elders must lead the church in times of blessing and of refinement.
What Is the Role of an Elder?
According to the New Testament, elders are responsible for the primary leadership and oversight of a church. The function and role of an elder is well summarized by Alexander Strauch in his book Biblical Eldership: Elders lead the church&
How Should Church Members Relate to Their Pastors?
From Jonathan Leemans excellent little book, Church Membership: How the World Knows Who Represents Jesus: Every church member will stand before Gods throne and give an account for how he or she worked to protect the gospel in the lives of his or her fellow members (see Galatian...
Gods Standard for Leadership
Not everyone is cut out for leadership in the church. Thats why Paul in 1 Timothy 3:17 expands on his instruction for men by describing the categories and qualifications for church leadership. In v...
What should be the mission of the church?
What should be the mission of the church? What is the goal of the church? What is the purpose of the church?
Sermon - Acts 20:28 - Being the Church
Week 3 in our sermon series of "Leaving a Legacy". In this sermon we look at how we as a church can leave a legacy in our world. Being Gospel focused is an i...
Within Pauls final teaching to the elders in Ephesus before heading to Jerusalem, we learn at least five things. First, we need pastors who pay careful atte...
Acts 20:28 There's Enough Food Are You Eating?
The Role of the Elder (Acts 20:28-38)
Recording Date: 2014-04-06 Speaker: JB Bond, Th.M Topic of Study: The Book of Acts Description: This study focuses on the Apostle Paul's instructions to the ...
The Role of Elders in God's Church, Pt. 1
Pastor Leighton Sheley of Church of the Highlands in San Bruno, CA, brings us another edition of Verse By Verse. In this edition, Pastor Sheley discusses spi...
Marks of a Healthy Church: Biblical Leadership--Elders
Acts 20:17-28
God's True Model Is For PASTORS/ELDERS In Every Church & Not A One Man Pastor Show
Acts 14:19-23 19 And there came thither certain Jews from Antioch and Iconium, who persuaded the people, and, having stoned Paul, drew him out of the city, s...
John Piper - Elders are Responsible for the Church

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