'deacons' Tagged Posts

'deacons' Tagged Posts

Bios for Deacons 2018-2019

The following five men desire to serve the body at Rocky Creek as deacons in 2018-2019. They will join our existing deacons in order to serve people in the following ways:     Meet needs according to the Word – handle physical needs as they come up     Support the ministry of the Word – allow pastors to study, pray, and preach     Unify the body around the Word – promote Christlike character and mission mindset These five men have been examined by the pastors…

Serving as a Deacon

In his letter to the Philippians, Paul writes “to all the saints in Christ Jesus at Philippi, together with the overseers and deacons.”  In the body of Christ at Philippi there were saints (members), and some happened to be overseers (pastors) and some happened to be deacons (servants).  As at Philippi, at Rocky Creek all three play a vital role in the health and effectiveness of the church. According to the Bible, deacons are to serve the people by helping…