New Testament Leadership Principles for Equipping Elders
- What is an elder?
- What qualifies an elder?
- What is an elder’s responsibility?
- How are elders chosen and trained?
- How can a leader and a team work in unity?
- How does a team deal with discipline issues in the church?
- How do you resolve eldership team conflicts?
Find answers for these questions and more! Discover how every member of the body of Christ is affected and empowered for ministry when elders give healthy oversight to the church. This biblical model communicates the family character of the church as teams of servant-leaders equip, protect and love the local church.
Complete with evaluation questionnaires, sabbatical guidelines, sample church by-laws, keys to developing a vision statement, biblical steps to make godly decisions, maintaining a leader’s health, and much more.
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Team based leadership in the local church is essential for unity, vision, and building a healthy, life-giving church. This book serves this need like no other book available right now. I highly commend it! –Floyd McClung, Senior Pastor, Metro Christian Fellowship, Kansas City, MO
About the Authors Steve Prokopchak, Ron Myer, Larry Kreider and Brian Sauder, featured speakers at conferences and churches worldwide, serve on an apostolic team that oversees DOVE International®. DOVE is a family of churches throughout the world with each congregation having its own team of elders. This book comes from years of serving in church leadership and training leaders within many denominations throughout the body of Christ.
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Books by Larry Kreider
21 Tests of Effective Leadership
Biblical Foundation Series
Biblical Role of Elders for Today’s Church
Building Your Personal House of Prayer
Growing the Fruit of the Spirit
Hearing God 30 Different Ways
Helping You Build Cell Churches
House To House
Return To Authentic Christianity
Speak Lord, I’m Listening
Starting a House Church
The 3 Loves
The Cry for Spiritual Mothers and Fathers
The Invitation: Church Planting Stories
What Every Small Group Leader Should Know
When God Seems Silent
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Books and Resources by Steve Prokopchak
The Value of a Sabbatical
Called Together Pre-and post-marital Mentoring Workbook
In Pursuit of Obedience
The Biblical Role of Elders in Today’s Church
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