Resources on Deacons

Resources on Deacons

Elders and Deacons

1 Timothy 3:1-15 3:1 Here is a trustworthy saying: Whoever aspires to be an overseer desires a noble task. 2 Now the overseer is to be above reproach, faithful to his wife, temperate, self-controlled, respectable, hospitable, able to teach, 3 not given to drunkenness, not violent but gentle, not quarrelsome, not a lover of money. 4 He must manage his own family well and see that his children obey him, and he must do so in a manner worthy of full respect. 5 (If anyone does not know how to manage his own family, how can he take…

Deacons: A Theological Study

In this article, Bob Thune of Coram Deo Church succinctly argues for recapturing the role of the deacon in the local church. This article originally appeared on Bob’s website in 2007 and is used by permission.