The Call to Mercy

Speaker: Patrick Severson
Series: Deacons and Mercy Ministry
Sermon Info:
This is the final sermon in a series dealing with deacons and the ministry of mercy, and was preached for the ordination service of the deacons. It reviews the call to mercy ministry not only to deacons but to all Christians, looking at the mindest of mercy, the methods of mercy, and the motivation of mercy, with some concluding applications.

The Call to Ministry

Speaker: Patrick Severson
Series: Deacons and Mercy Ministry
Sermon Info:
Sermon #3 in series preparing for deacon elections and ordination: Reviewing what ordination means and what kind of authority it confers in the Church, focusing more on deacons. Also review why Scripture only allows men to be ordained as deacons. Concludes with a call for more men to answer the call of Christian leadership.

The Minister of Mercy

Speaker: Patrick Severson
Series: Deacons and Mercy Ministry
Sermon Info:
Sermon #2 in series on preparing for deacon elections and ordination: Considering the character and abilities necessary for the Deacon in his role as a spirit-led, qualified, and rewarded servant and minister of mercy in the Church.

The Ministry of Mercy

Speaker: Patrick Severson
Series: Deacons and Mercy Ministry
Sermon Info:
Sermon #1 in series preparing for deacon elections and ordination: Reviewing the importance of the ministry of mercy within the overall ministry of the Church, and God’s purpose in providing Deacons to lead and coordinate that ministry.