Posts tagged with ‘elders’

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Elder Candidates Announcement

by Matthew

Dear Members, We are pleased to announce that six men have announced their willingness to serve this congregation as her elders. The men are Glenn Buffington, Charlie Dauphin, James Hinkle, Butch Jack, Jeff Kuhns, and Stan Whitfield.

Leaders Need Encouragement, Too

by Matthew

Today is the deadline for men to submit their names for consideration to become elders—shepherds of God’s flock at this church. It is an exciting day because it brings us one step closer to what we could and should be as a congregation. To the men who are considering volunteering, I urge you to bathe […]

Elder Selection Process

by Matthew

Dear Members, As you are aware, we are at the beginning of a process to select and appoint elders for the congregation. An open meeting was held at the building on Sunday, July 11 at 4:30 to determine the best process to identify and appoint elders. At the meeting, those attending reached a consensus regarding […]

Appointing Elders

by Matthew

The reason I left you in Crete was that you might straighten out what was left unfinished and appoint elders in every town, as I directed you. Titus 1:5 It was always Paul’s custom to appoint elders as soon as he founded a church (Acts 14:23). He understood that leadership was the key to the stability […]