Transitioning Elders 3

Series: Transitioning Elders
Presenter: Alex Strauch and Dave Anderson

This three part series by Alex Strauch and Dave Anderson covers the need for elders to prepare, train and develop future leaders who will take on their leadership roles.

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Remember It

Contemplate these questions, then click on each question to see the answer.
1. What according to 1 Timothy 3:15 is the "truth"?
The gospel.
2. What is the most important way to grow as a Christian?
Reading the Bible and praying consistently.
3. Where do we read in Scripture about the apostles delegating duties to others in order to devote themselves to prayer and to the ministry of the word?
Acts 6:4

Discuss It

  1. Discuss how various resources - conferences, books etc. have helped you grow as a Christian. Which books or sermons have made the most impact on you?
  2. List various ways that can help open doors of ministry for potential leaders in the church.

Apply It

  1. Make a list of books and sermons that will help men grow in their preparation as leaders.

Digging Deeper

18 Words for New Elders. Excellent article for new (and long standing) elders, summary advice from a variety of experienced elders.