Book Recommendations

Finding Faithful Elders and Deacons by Thabiti M. Anyabwile

The Deacons Handbook: A Manual of Stewardship by Gerard Berghoef and Lester DeKoste

The Deacon and His Ministry by Richard L. Dresselhaus

Deacon Ministry: Empowering Volunteersby Richard L. Dresselhaus

Now That You’re a Deacon by Howard B. Foshee

Liberating Ministry from the Success Syndrome by R. Kent and Barbara Hughes

The Deacon I Want to Be: Growing in Faith, Faithful in Service by Johnny Hunt

Deacons (9Marks Journal) edited by Jonathan Leeman and Bobby Jamieson

The Presbyterian Deacon: An Essential Guide by Earl S. Johnson, Jr.

Ministries of Mercy: The Call of the Jericho Road by Timothy J. Keller

Resources for Deacons: Love Expressed through Mercy Ministries by Timothy J. Keller

40 Questions About Elders and Deacons by Benjamin Merkle

Handbook for Deacons by J. D. O’Donnell

The New Testament Deacon: The Church’s Minister of Mercy by Alexander Strauch

Deacons: Servant Models in the Church by Henry Webb


Article Links

What are the biblical responsibilities of a deacon? | 9Marks

14 Questions Church Leaders Should Ask about Church Finances

Why Pastors and Elders Need Your Prayers – Kevin DeYoung

Small-Town Mercy Ministry – The Gospel Coalition Blog

Stipulations for Mercy Ministry? - Feeding on Christ

New 9Marks eJournal on Deacons – The Gospel Coalition Blog

eJournal : Deacons | 9Marks

Of deacons | The Wanderer