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The Deacon and His Duties

The office is one of sympathy and service after the example of the Lord Jesus, especially in helping others in time of need, as per Acts 6, 1 Timothy 3, and Titus 1.



  •  To minister to those who are in need, to the sick, to the friendless, and to any who may be in distress

  • To develop the grace of liberality in the members of the church



  • To devise effective methods of collecting the gifts of the people

  • To distribute these gifts among the objects to which they are contributed

  • To care for the property of the congregation, both real and personal



  •  To keep the church edifice and other buildings in proper repair

For more info on the Office of Deacon, see BCO Chapter 9

For more info on the Officer Election Process, see BCO Chapter 24

Click here to Nominate a Candidate for Deacon
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