Contemplate these questions, then click on each question to see the answer.
- 1. Why are elders’ meetings vitally important?
Because they affect the spiritual health of the church, build character, develop leadership skills and godly wisdom, enhance group morale and accountability, and train future leaders.
- 2. Elders’ meetings can serve like a school for continual improvement in certain skills and abilities. What are some of the areas that an elder can grow in by participating in meetings?
Teamwork, communication skills, tact with people, personal organization, leadership abilities, and shepherding skills.
- 3. What are some ways that elders can build a community spirit among the eldership?
Genuinely caring for one another, becoming Christ like servants to one another, praying for one another, encouraging one another, and caring for each of the elders’ families.