In this video, Matt Smethurst explains how there must be a clear distinction between the offices of elder and deacon.
A conversation between Mark Dever, Jonathan Leeman, Matt Smethurst, and Juan Sanchez.
Can women serve as deacons? Yes, says Tom Schreiner.
Does the Bible allow for women deacons? Yes, says Tom Schreiner.
Let’s consider the deacon’s role, requirements, and reward.
Mailbag #79: How Should Vocational Pastors Approach Their Own Giving to the Church? . . . How Do Deacons Relate to Elders?By J. Dunlop, J. de Koning | 03.29.2019
— Should vocational ministers tithe? Should a church then count on 10% of that staff member’s salary toward the budget? — Are deacons there just to “do what they’re told” by the elders? Should deacons be used as a means to develop future elders?
Mailbag #75: Does a Wife’s Alcoholism Disqualify a Deacon? . . . Should the Qualifications of a “Youth Pastor” Be Different? . . . Responding When We Feel “Pressured” to Join a ChurchBy A. Menikoff, A. Duty, P. Tibayan | 02.22.2019
Does a Wife’s Alcoholism Disqualify a Deacon? . . . Should the Qualifications of a “Youth Pastor” Be Different? . . . Responding When We Feel “Pressured” to Join a Church
How should we respond we a public servant, an elder, or the preacher confesses to looking at pornography?
What does a biblical deacon do? How do they differ from elders? In this episode of Pastors’ Talk, Jonathan talks to Mark about the biblical office of deacon.
This book sets forth a broad view of ministry to the poor, not only for deacons but for the church at large.
Does the Bible allow for women deacons. No, says Alex Strauch.
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We have found that this model of shepherding groups gives us the best chance of fulfilling the responsibilities and relationships necessary to the offices of deacon and elder in member care.
Thabiti Anyabwile discusses how to recognize and cultivate godly church leaders.