1 Timothy 3.8–13 — Godly leaders are a major requirement for God’s Household
Acts 6.1–7 — In serving Christ and the congregation, the deacons are to serve the elders.
Christ's undershepherds care for the sheep of His flock.
GJod's order for leadership within the church includes that of elders
God's Word clearly guides us how to live gospel truth within the church — 1 Timothy 3.15
God's glorious gospel is to shine through His church — Ephesians 3.7–10