Biblical Leadership


Why a Plurality of Elders?

Elders’ Responsibilities

Elders’ Qualifications

Deacons’ Responsibilities

Deacon’s Qualifications

Members’ Responsibilities

Members’ Qualifications

Further Resources

Exalting Jesus in 1 & 2 Timothy and Titus by David Platt, Daniel Akin, and Tony Merida

Finding Faithful Elders and Deacons by Thabiti Anyabwile

The New Testament Deacon: Ministers of Mercy by Alexander Strauch

Church Elders: How to Shepherd God’s People Like Jesus by Jeramie Rinne

Elders in the Life of the Church: Rediscovering the Biblical Model for Church Leadership by Phil Newton

Sojourners and Strangers: The Doctrine of the Church by Gregg Allison