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Deacons promote stewardship, justice and reconciliation within the church community as well as throughout the world. To do this, deacons have:

  • Advanced knowledge of scripture
  • Willingness to challenge people in generosity and justice


To support this calling, you are encouraged to explore the following resources:

Tools and Assessments



Bible Knowledge Assessment - Old Testament
The Bible
Invite someone to go with the assistance deacon as they handle a request
Bible Knowledge Assessment - New Testament
How To Read The Bible Book By Book
Pray for a month for God to lead you to someone you can train to be a deacon
Reformed Theology Assessment
How To Read The Bible Through The Jesus Lens
Deacons affirm God's leading for your mentee
Church Polity Assessment
Deacons Handbook
Ask if person would consider training
Biblical Theme Survey
When Helping Hurts
90 Percent of Helping Is Just Showing Up
Reformed: What It Means, Why It Matters