NextLevel Online: Healthy Elders & Deacons

Session 5: Responsibilities of Deacons

What are the responsibilities of Deacons?


Classroom Instructions

Materials: Lesson Outline
  • Different (not less) responsibilities: Elders & Deacons

  • Deacons (Servants)

  • Acts 6 Paradigm

Discussion Questions:

  • Do you use the term deacon in your context? If not, what are the equivalent roles?

  • Do your deacons spend more time in meetings than in meeting needs?

  • What responsibilities do deacons currently have in your church? What changes should you consider?

  • What would it look like for your deacons to be selected and assigned responsibility for meeting specific needs within your church family? Assigned in groups?

About NextLevel Online

The vision of Ozark Christian College is to glorify God by evangelizing the lost and edifying Christians worldwide. The mission of Ozark Christian College is to train men and women for Christian service as a degree-granting institution of biblical higher education.