Elder, Encourage Thyself Encouragement is a commodity in short supply. While not alone in needing this, a leader of God’s people more than others can readily relate to David’s experience: “David was greatly distressed because the people spoke of stoning him, for all the people were embittered, each one because of his sons and his […]
Being an elder is one of the greatest ministries a Christian man can possibly have. But if you have been an elder for any length of time, you can probably relate to the Apostle Paul, who after recounting the litany of struggles encountered in his service for the Lord, admitted that, “Besides everything else, I […]
"Each of the men say they are taking more away now [with the BER videos] than when we were just doing the BE book and study guide. We are stilling using it of course but the videos add a whole new dynamic and dimension that has really proving to be a great asset. One of the men has been working in the Church for forty plus years and has been through this Biblical Eldership book several times, as I have also been through the book several times.
Both us find these video resources add to the study and we often find that the presenters will raise a point or look at an idea in a slightly different way in which we have done previously. Bottom line, I will not teach this class ever again without the videos being an integral part of the lesson plans.
Our deepest thanks to each of you men who have and are dedicating yourself to this project."