By Jesse Jenkins

Benchley, December 25, 2016

  • Ephesians 3:15
  • Overseers:
    • Oversee the flock – Acts 20:28
    • Shepherd the flock – I Peter 5:1-3
    • Watch for souls of the flock – Hebrews 13:17
    • Lead the flock – Hebrews 13;17
      • In teaching – I Timothy 3:7
      • By example – I Peter 5:3
    • Overseen:
      • Know the overseers – I Thessalonians 5:12
      • Esteem the overseers – I Thessalonians 5:13
      • Follow shepherds’ lead – I Peter 5:1-3
      • Follow shepherds’ good example – I Peter 5:3
      • Eagerly accept shepherds’ feeding – Acts 20:28
      • Support – I Timothy 5:17-18
      • Honor overseers; do not bring unproven accusations – I Timothy 5:19-20
        • Galatians 6:1
        • If an elder does get out of line, you are showing him honor if you do rebuke him in the right way.

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