What is an Elder? What do they do and why do we need them? Christ has given a clear mission and a way of organizing people around a system of servant leaders who equip God's people to serve Christ. Understanding this system and biblical eldership is extremely important.
For a good book that explains the roles of Elders, Deacons, Ministry Leaders and Members - working together to achieve the mission given by Christ - click here for details. Or, better yet, schedule Pastor Jim to speak on the subject for your church or group.
This program is offerred in a choice of 1 or 2 day format and could be used as part of a retreat.
- The Five-Fold mission of Christ
- A model of leadership to achieve our purpose
- What is biblical eldership and what does it look like?
- Defining the norm, qualifications and roles of an elder
- How to work well as a TEAM = Together - Everyone - Achieves - More
- Coaching people to grow
- How to multiply the ministry of shepherding elders
- Developing a path to maturity and discipleship - equipping
- The three primary jobs of the elder
Contact us to arrange a speaking engagement for Pastor Jim