We are in process for receiving Deacon nominations for the new church year. In addition to the qualifications of deacons revealed in 1 Timothy 3:1-10, please consider the criteria below for serving as a deacon at Calvary Baptist Church.

Qualifications

In addition to the qualifications of deacons revealed in I Timothy 3:1-10, please consider these criteria for serving as a deacon of Calvary Baptist Church:

  • Should be a Christian for a least two (2) years when term begins.
  • Should be a member of the church for at least one (1) year when term begins.
  • Should be a resident member of the church.
  • Must be in “good standing” with the church fellowship.
  • Faithfully supports the doctrines of faith as described in the Southern Baptist’s 2000 doctrinal statement The Baptist Faith and Message.
  • In accordance with the Church Covenant of Calvary Baptist Church, does not abuse alcoholic beverages or drugs.
  • Faithfully attends church services and programs.   
  • Candidate should understand that being a deacon means having to visit membership and prospects and have other personal time allocated to the various deacon ministries.
  • Agrees to serve in the Deacon Family Ministry Plan and other related programs.
  • Agrees to attend all regular and called Deacon’s meetings unless providentially hindered.

Current Deacons

Active Deacons are listed below and are not eligible for nomination:

  • Bo Bragg
  • Jeff Brown
  • Curtis Carter
  • Josh Clark
  • Stan Brooks
  • Matt Mathis
  • Bradley Brooks
  • Terry Morgan
  • Jeff Shope
  • Randy Holder
  • Bradley Smith

Please write in five (5) names of men to be considered for Deacon Nomination

Deacon Nomination

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