Elders: The Marks of Christian Leadership

Sunday, May 28, 2017


Acts 20:17-35

Our church mission statement is “to know Jesus Christ personally and to carry on his ministry.” The 5 E words that we find hanging in our lobby and gracing the stairwells are ways that we together carry out the ministry of Jesus as his disciples. The five words are Exalt, Evangelize, Engage, Equip, and Empower.  For a group of disciples, like Willingdon, to walk in alignment with these purposes requires leadership and oversight. What are the marks of elder leadership?