Presenter Information

Stephen Teel

Location

McInteer 229

Start Date

9-29-2015 3:00 PM

Description

The class will stress the positive ways that elders can make their preacher a friend. Instead seen as a hireling or a competitor for authority, the preacher as a friend is certain to build trust and confidence for many years of mutual service in the church. How does one slowly drop his guard to be a friend? What practical things can be done cultivate honest and open relationships? What is to be avoided? How do the biblical examples of David and Jonathan, and Paul and Barnabas speak to this goal?

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Sep 29th, 3:00 PM

Shepherding : Befriending Your Preacher

McInteer 229

The class will stress the positive ways that elders can make their preacher a friend. Instead seen as a hireling or a competitor for authority, the preacher as a friend is certain to build trust and confidence for many years of mutual service in the church. How does one slowly drop his guard to be a friend? What practical things can be done cultivate honest and open relationships? What is to be avoided? How do the biblical examples of David and Jonathan, and Paul and Barnabas speak to this goal?