Apostles and Deacons

R.C. Sproul

Series: Book of Acts


Pastors are leaving the ministry at an alarming rate. With all the added responsibilities that have been assigned to the modern pastor, the pulpit has suffered to the detriment of all. What can we do to allow the pastor to do that which he was called to do? Continuing this series on the book of Acts, Dr. Sproul explains the need for deacons and laity to enable the pastor to fulfill his role.

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