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How can a deacon help you?
Of course, you are the only one who can answer that question. However, there are some specific ways your deacon wants to try to help.
In our Deacon Family Ministry Plan every active member and every family has a deacon. Feel free to call your deacon. Your deacon will seek to help you or link you to another helping person.
Responsibilities of a Deacon
In accordance with the meaning of the word in the New Testament, deacons are to recognize their roles as ministering servants of the church. They are to be members of this church whose character and qualifications shall be specified in Timothy 3:8-13, Acts 6:1-6, and Titus 1:6-9.
The deacon body shall serve under the leadership of the pastor and assist him in performing duties in order to free him for the ministry of the Word. The deacons will support and work with the pastor as follows:
In accordance with the meaning of the work and the practice of the Church in the New Testament, deacons are to be servants of the Church. Their task is to serve with the pastor and staff in performing the pastoral ministries of our church.
Selection of deacons is based upon New Testament qualifications with particular reference to 1 Timothy 3:8-13. Each deacon serves for three years and then is placed on inactive status for one year.
For more information on the Deacon Ministry, please contact your Deacon or the church office at 478-934-7766.
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