Eldership and the Mission of God: Equipping Teams for Faithful Church Leadership
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Briggs, J. R. Paperback

Every church needs leadership. But leadership should not reside in a single pastor. The biblical model for church leadership is found in teams of elders who together guide the community into God's mission. Church leaders J.R. Briggs and Bob Hyatt...+

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Every church needs leadership. But leadership should not reside in a single pastor. The biblical model for church leadership is found in teams of elders who together guide the community into God's mission. Church leaders J.R. Briggs and Bob Hyatt provide a comprehensive picture of elders as agents of mission for their communities. Healthy eldership structures a church for mission, as elder teams model the kind of community the local church is intended to be and steward the gospel in a local context. Looking at eldership through a missiological lens, Briggs and Hyatt unpack the role, character and posture of a mission-oriented elder. Elders oversee, shepherd, teach, equip and model for God's people what life with Jesus looks like in a particular context. Including a study guide that elder teams can work through together, the authors provide practical guidance for how elders are selected, work together, make decisions, protect the congregation and invest in the lives of others. Discover here a clear vision for what it means to be a faithful elder. May it help you and your church thrive in pursuing God's mission in the world."


Publisher    INTERVARSITY PRESS
Format    Paperback
Language    English
Publication Date    02/23/2015
Abridged    No
Large Print    No
Pages    216
Width    6.44
Height    0.52
Length    8.03
Units    1
EAN    9780830841189
Author    Briggs, J. R.
Author    Hyatt, Bob

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