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Deacon/Member As Leader

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  • Last Update September 11, 2019


This lesson examines the necessary relationship between leadership in the church and service. It provides a biblical definition of “Deacon,” it discusses various titles that churches currently apply to the role, and it emphasizes the priority on function as opposed to honor.

What Will I Learn?

  • Individuals who complete this lesson will:
  • Learn about the historical context from which the Deacon role emerged.
  • Understand the practical context from which the Deacon role emerged.
  • Recognize that service resides at the heart of the Deacon role.
  • Be introduced to ways that churches are implementing the Deacon role under a variety of titles.

Topics for this course

5 Lessons

A Portrait of Christ-Like Service

A Portrait of Christ-Like Service00:14:01
The Character of Deacons Pt. 100:18:02
The Character of Deacons Pt. 200:14:38
The Responsibilities of Deacons00:15:01
The Selection of Deacons00:11:50