The Biblical Profile of an Elder (Pt.3)

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Speaker: 
Pastor Steve Johnson
Date: 
Sunday, July 26, 2020
Scripture: 
1 Timothy 3:1-7 / Titus 1:7-9

I. EXEMPLIFIES GODLY CHARACTER

II. IS AN EXAMPLE IN HIS HOME

III. IS AN ____________  BELIEVER

A. Not a ______ believer (1 Tim. 3:6).

B. Free from the love of  ___________ (1 Tim. 3:3; Titus 1:7)

C. ______________ (Titus 1:8).

D. Loving what is __________ (Titus 1:8; cf. 2 Tim. 3:1-5).

 

IV. IS EQUIPPED TO HANDLE _________    ___________

A. Able to ____________  (1 Tim. 3:2).

B. Holding to                                                            (Titus 1:9).

Requirements for the role of teaching:

1. It demands ______________ (Acts 20:28-31).

2. Be familiar with opposing  _________ , philosophies, ___________  , and religions that are active in the ____________  .

 

3. Be aware of gospel ___________ that are active among ___________  .