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Training & Coaching

Deacon Training

Deacon Training

Deacon Orientation Training (2 hours)

This training focuses on the ministry of justice and mercy in the church and the importance of connecting with members and those outside the church in life-giving ways that focus on sharing the gospel. The training is not about denomination systems but rather about your role as Christian leaders in building Christ's kingdom one life at a time. Anyone who is a leader in this area of ministry is encourage to attend.

You’re a deacon, now what? What does that mean?

Ephesians 4 and the deacon.

The importance of creating a strong deacon team.

Four Areas of Responsibility

  1. Benevolence
  2. Stewardship
  3. Justice and Mercy
  4. Community Ministry

How to mobilize your congregation to serve within and outside of your congregation.

Next Deacon Training is Monday, March 23, 2020 from 6:30 - 8:30 pm. Location: TBD.  There is no cost to attend but an RSVP is required for preparation of materials.  For questions and to RSVP, please email Suzanne Reinink at sreinink@visgr.org with your name, church you attend.  

 

2019 Deacon Training Powerpointe

2019 Deacon Training - Handout - Asking Good Questions

2019 Deacon Training - Handout - Conversation Starters

2019 Deacon Training - Handout - 4 Benefits of Putting Margin in Your Life

2019 Deacon Training - Handout - Kill the Deacon First

2019 Deacon Training - Handout - So, Now You're a Deacon

2019 Deacon Training - Handout - Tips for Healthy Conversations

 

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