The Purpose of Deacons
First Baptist Cleveland is Jesus-ruled and Bible-governed. The church is Pastor/Staff-led and Deacon-served. The church is member-gifted and ministry-focused. The church’s heart is heavenward.
Servant leadership is the primary purpose of a Deacon at First Baptist Cleveland. Deacons serve in a myriad of important ministry roles, including encouragement, prayer, visitation, and practical help in areas such as parking and offering.
- Church Membership
- Husband of one wife
- Follower of Jesus
- Actively serving in the church
- History of giving
- A person of integrity