This issue of For Deacons looks at the benefits of doing ministry together at a regional or classical level, principles to use, and an example of how Volunteers in Service is making this work in Grand Rapids, MI.
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This article reviews the functions that flow out of the 'oath of office' deacons take when they are installed in their role. Find suggestions and numerous links as to how deacons can faithfully fulfill this leadership function.
The summer 2019 issue of For Deacons focuses on the call that is at the heart of the office of deacons. Find stories of deacons living out the call, as well as tools for deacons eager to live out the call.
Best Christian Workplaces Institute is an employee engagement ministry "dedicated to helping Christian leaders and organizations achieve their full potential." Here are some great resources they have shared.
This is a review of Brian Fikkert and Kelly M. Kapic's recent book A Field Guide To Becoming Whole. It is a study guide to the Becoming Whole book. The book and the Field Guide together are helpful in understanding where traditional responses to poverty have missed the mark, and provides helpful principles in guiding ministry to communities of poverty