WHAT IS THE NATURE AND DUTY OF THIS OFFICE?Elders shepherd and oversee the congregation (Acts 20:28). For a list of qualifications for elders, please read 1 Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:5-9. Deacons give leadership in service, mercy, facilities and finances. Male members of Christ community Church who have demonstrated the character, knowledge, and gifts for ministry that the Scriptures require are eligible for nomination. Nominees will receive instruction in the qualifications and work of the office before elections.
HOW DO I NOMINATE SOMEONE?1. Prayerfully review the qualifications for Elder (1 Tim 3:2-7; Titus 1:6-10) and Deacon (1 Tim 3:8-12; Acts 6:2-7).2. Prayerfully consider which men at CCC demonstrate these characteristics.3. Contact your nominee, informing him of your interest in nominating him and seeking his approval. 4. Submit the names prior to March 20th, 2017.