The Deacons Manual is designed to help you understand the role of deacons in the New Testament and gives you practical ways for deacons to serve and lead. Chapter one deals with the biblical role of a deacon and chapter two explains the calling and appointing of a deacon. It also deals with the deacon’s relationship to the pastor and the people they serve in the church. Chapter three will give you the deacons pledge and gives you several job descriptions for many different types and functions of deacons. In chapter four, we will go through guidelines, policies and procedures for deacons. Chapter five is a list of question and answers you may have about the ministry of deacons. This manual has been used by thousands of people to execute an effective ministry of deacons.