Church Admin & Finance, Deacons
Deacons In Leadership
May 28, 2019
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Synod 2015 listened to the plea of the Diakonia Remixed Taskforce and approved a dramatic restructuring of the role of deacons for our life together as churches active in our communities (see page 263 of the Agenda for Synod 2013).
The recommendations intended to “encourage, empower, and educate churches and the broader assemblies of the CRC to structure their diaconal ministry in ways that;
Now in 2019 many churches are recognizing the rich potential of having deacons live fully into this leadership mandate. A lot of resources, many of which are on the The Network, exist to help Councils and Diaconates implement this leadership role.
See the May 2019 issue of For Deacons for a summary of these resources.
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