Richard L. Dresselhaus
General Council of The Assemblies of God
This easy-to-read handbook addresses practical issues that typically confront lay church leaders, otherwise known as board members or deacons. Here you will find relevant help to equip leaders for the challenge of both ministering in their congregation and giving support and guidance to their pastor. Offers specific, pertinent information about how to fulfill the unique roles, adn responsibilities of a lay leader, exploring topics that range from biblical basis for ministry and New Testament qualifications to typical areas of service, administrative duties, even conflict management. Used alone or in a group, the suggestions for personal interaction and problem solvin, along with real-life stories, will help develop effective leaders.
Dr. Dresselhaus Serves the Ag as a Nonresident Executive Presbyter. After Pastoring for 33 Years at San Diego First Ag, He Began a Church Consulting Ministry, Journey of Hope, Which Offers Wisdom to Churches and Pastors in Difficult Situations. He Is a Frequent Contributor to Today's Pentecostal Evangel and Enrichment.