New Shepherd Installation

On Sunday, June 12, our new Shepherds will be installed during our services.  Please come to support these leaders, and to participate in a special time of communion with us.

What is a Highpoint Shepherd?

The Shepherds have the following responsibilities:

1. Providing Spiritual Guidance

Shepherds intercede daily for spiritual wisdom and insight (Psalm 127:1, Ephesians 1:17-19).

Shepherds develop relationships by being present and available especially in groups, classes, ministries, and the lobby (Luke 10:25-28).

Shepherds identify and mentor growing Christians so they, in turn, can be leaders (2 Timothy 2:2).

2. Providing Compassionate Care

Shepherds show unconditional love to all members regardless of their opinions, personalities, backgrounds, or failures (John 15:12).

Shepherds respond to prayer requests.  (Luke 18:1-7, Romans 12:12, Ephesians 6:18, Philippians 4:6, Colossians 4:2).

Shepherds visit those in the hospital, the sick, and the homebound when appropriate (James 5:14).

3. Providing Teaching

Shepherds teach through actions, words, and the Scriptures (2 Timothy 3:16-17, 2 Timothy 2: 14-17, James 2:18, James 3:13).

Guard the church from unbiblical teaching (Titus 1:9, 2:1, 2:11, 3:9-11).

Join us as we come together to support these new leaders at Highpoint!

 

Amy Stevens

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