The Priestly Work of Elders (All you need is love. (This leads to Elders…
The Priestly Work of Elders
Acts 20:28 - Paul's address to the Elders.
Our actions matter in life. Especially, when it comes to doing the work of an Elder.
Practical methods of caring for people is about developing relationships that billed consensus.
Elders are the leaders of the church. Elders are called to know and care about the people of God.
This happens through the Elders shepherding the people through caring about their wellbeing.
This could mean having to stand in the place of your people. This is the greatest act of love. Elders do the work of this through knowing and caring of the flock.
Being an Elder in a church is about listening to the stories of the flock.
Elders look upon people with the eyes of Jesus. This changes everything that is done in the church.
Jesus loves us even at our worst. i love this and believe that Elders must walk in this as well. If this happens, they will shepherd as a pastor.
Small Group Leaders
Being present through connection.
How do they feel when they spend time with you?
Membership allows the Elders to know whom they are responsible to pastor.
Leadership through adding membership.
All you need is love.
This leads to Elders praying and caring for those who are broken and hurting.
This will point them to Jesus, who is reason for everything that we do!
We can go through a number hardships together that only can be helped through doing life together.