Sermon Speaker

Mark Pakingan

Congregational Conduct: On Deacons (Part 2)

This text provides churches with the criteria for choosing deacons. These qualifications reflect an individual’s character over their capability. Outline I.     An Office of Intergrity (v. 8a) II.    An Office of Self-Control (v.8b) III.   An Office of Maturity (vv. 9-10) IV. An Office Including Godly Women (v.11) A. Women of Integrity B. Women […]

Congregational Conduct: On Elders (Part 4)

Today, we’ll consider how the overseer sets an example to the flock for healthy interpersonal relationships (vv. 4-7). This section indicates that godliness manifests itself in more than just personal life, but also in how we relate to others.

Congregational Conduct: on Elders (Part 3)

This text continues to provide churches with the proper biblical qualifications for the office of overseer. These qualifications are important because they strengthen the church and exemplify the faith to the members. Outline I.     The Overseer’s Desire (v.1) II.    The Overseer’s Godly Character (vv. 2-3) III.   The Overseer’s Relationship with Others (vv. 4-7)