One of the things that are clear as you look at the gospels is that popularity can be costly. Most of us if we would admit it, certainly desire to have it. But we sometimes don’t realize what it can cost us.
Commitment, Stephen, Deacon
When the church needed the pastoral ministry expanded, Jesus led them to select deacons to serve the church.
Church, Deacons, Deacon
Deacon Ordination Message
Call, Commission Service, Deacon
To understand the strange hymn "Good King Wenceslas" we must return to the Scriptures and understand the role of deacons in the early Church, and all of us today.
Service, Servanthood, Stephen, Deacon, Wenceslas
St. Thomas of Canterbury lived a life in service to God, a service in love and defense of His Church and people.
1 John 2:4-6
Service, Thomas Becket, Church And State, Deacon