08 Oct THE HOUSEHOLD OF GOD 4. ELDERS AND DEACONS (1 Tim 3:1-13)
1) Elders – above reproach:
In his morality, self-control, hospitality, ability to teach, approach to alcohol, temper, attitude to money, home life, spiritual maturity, reputation outside the church.
2) Deacons – above reproach:
In his/her self-control, biblical convictions, past service and development, home life, heavenly standing and confidence.