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Deacons

Every church needs reliable leaders. The New Testament teaches that in every church there should be two groups of leaders. 

Firstly, there should be elders (or pastors or overseers: these are all different labels for the same group of men).  Elders are responsible for overseeing the spiritual life of the church.  They preach and teach the Word of God; they give themselves to prayer and they guide the church in much the same way that a man governs his family.  At the present time we have two elders, myself and David.  We …

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