The Biblical Profile of an Elder (Pt. 2)

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Speaker: 
Pastor Steve Johnson
Date: 
Sunday, July 19, 2020
Scripture: 
1 Timothy 3:1-7 / Titus 1:5-9

I. EXEMPLIFIES GODLY ________________________

II. IS AN EXAMPLE IN HIS _______________ (1 Tim. 3:2-5)

A. The ____________ of one ____________ (2)

– a _________ ________________ man; moral _________________

B. Manages his own _________________well (4)

- Children not accused of dissipation or _________________ (Titus 1:6).

- Children who ______________ (Titus 1:6)

C. Not ________________(Titus 1:7)

D. _____________________ (1 Tim. 3:2 / Titus 1:8)

INACCURATE ASSUMPTIONS:

1. …he’s been a faithful _____________  _______________ for years...

2. …he’s a successful ___________________and makes ______________________   ____________________to the church.

3. …he leads community_________________________ .

_______________ leadership can only be effectively exercised in a _________ - ________________ person.