The officers of the church (elders and deacons) are of great importance in the life of the church. Our elders roles are:
- To oversee the church (Acts 20:28).
- To be stewards of God (Titus 1:7).
- To teach the Word (1 Timothy 3:2).
- To represent the church (James 5:14).
- To be spiritual leaders (Acts 6:2-4).
While our deacons role:
- To serve others.
- To comfort the congregation.
- To care for the needy.
- To minister communion and baptism.
- To be a spiritual example.
- To promote harmony.
- To visit people etc.