Elder Training Programs


Preparing men for eldership is essential for an on-going, healthy church. We have provided various levels of training:

Importance of Training Prospective Elders – Why is training important? is it biblical?  Before starting a training program, join us in this two part teaching that answers these questions, and will give you a good foundation for your plan.

Mentoring 1-on-1 – Easy to implement individual plan for using the lessons on the BER website in personal mentoring.

Effectiveness Training Plan – Easy to implement training as part of regular elders’ meetings, or for small groups.

Biblical Eldership Study – A thorough study of Biblical Eldership based on the 12 lesson workbook “Biblical Eldership”

Key Doctrinal Passages – An outline of the key doctrines and scriptures for defending the sound doctrine

Elder Development Program – Robust 2 year program for thorough prepare elder candidates for the work and ministry of eldership.

Click on the plan you wish to explore.