Central Baptist Church of Owasso
Deacons – Servant Leadership Defined
July 5, 2020
Main Scripture Reference(s)
Acts 6:1-7, 1 Timothy 3:8-13

Deacons – Servant Leadership Defined

July 5, 2020   /   Dr. Clayton Chisum   /   Acts 6:1-7   /   Central Baptist Church of Owasso

Deacons — Servant Leadership Defined

July 5, 2020

The role of every Christian is to serve

The call for Deacons — Acts 6:1–7

Why do we need deacons?

1. The church needs

  • Divided churches go nowhere!
  • The primary purpose of deacons is to preserve the fellowship of the church.

2. The church needs

“doulos” = servant = deacon

Deacons:

  • Meet needs according to the Word
  • Support the ministry of the Word
  • Unify the body around the Word.

Who is a deacon?

3. A deacon must be .

  • He must embrace the mission and help others do the same.

4. A Deacon must have .

Qualifications — 1 Timothy 3:8–13

Questions to consider — Is he…

  • Honorable?
  • Genuine?
  • Self-controlled?
  • Sacrificial giver?
  • Devoted to the Word?
  • Faithful?
  • Family man?

My Response…

Pray for our and

If , be

“The church needs more godly unifiers and servant leaders…

the church needs more deacons!”

 

Save PDF Locally

Click to save a copy of the filled-in notes to a PDF file on your device

Save PDF to Google Drive

(Android & PC Only) Click to save a copy of the filled-in notes to a PDF file on your Google Drive account

Send to Email

Enter your email address below to receive a copy of your filled in notes