"When they had appointed elders for them in every church, having prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord in whom they had believed."
2 Timothy 4:2
"Preach the word; be ready in season and out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort, with great patience and instruction"
1 Timothy 3:13
"For those who have served well as deacons obtain for themselves a high standing and great confidence in the faith that is in Christ Jesus ."
WorshipDuty Roster; preaching schedule; Lord's Supper preparation schedule Attendance counting & tracking; general information slide show Gospel meetings; special services | Audio & visual equipment
EdificationCoordinate House-to-House groups & Barnabas program; New member introduction; maintain prayer list; tract rack Member encouragement; new Christian contact & classes
AdministrativeTreasury; insurance coverage; Manage library, web site; Keep directory current
Security Secure property during services; emergency planning; Advise on new building
Building MaintenanceCopier oversight; programming of HVAC, alarm, sprinkler systems; repair / replace lighting; maintain cleaning supplies; general interior upkeep; Outside building and grounds maintenance
BenevolenceLearn more about member needs and report to elders; follow-up; Research additional options (besides money) to meet needs; Coordinate transportation for elderly or disabled members
TeachingTeacher selection; input on curriculum; purchase / return workbooks; assign classrooms; provide supplies; manage resource room; Maintain database of materials, teachers
OutreachEnsure visitor cards are handed out and follow-up notes are written; electronic and personal evangelism; new neighbor preparatory work; correspond with men we support; distribute their reports