Northwest Bible Church - 10/21/2018 - Book of Acts - Alan Conner
The Seven Servants
A. THE SERIOUSNESS OF THE PROBLEM (Acts 6:1).
1. The attack on the unity of the church.
2. Many challenges to UNITY in the early church.
B. THE SECOND PHASE OF THE SOLUTION (Acts 6:3-7).
1. Choosing godly men to serve tables.
a. The principle of delegation (Acts 6:3).
b. The charge to select qualified men for this ministry (Acts 6:3).
c. Implementing the plan (Acts 6:5-6).
2. The seven were successful (Acts 6:7).
a. The word of God kept spreading.
b. Disciples kept increasing.
c. Priests were believing.
2. Dealing with conflict.
3. The ministry of serving.