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October 15, 2022

Serving the Church with Joy

Christ appoints leaders in his church—not as a burden, but as a gift to his people. Ed Stetzer sits down with pastor and seminary professor David Mathis to talk about the nature, calling, and work of local church leadership.  They'll discuss how the elder qualifications in 1 Timothy 3 and Titus 1 serve not only as prerequisites but as daily necessities to carry out joyfully. 

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David Mathis
David Mathis

David Mathis

David Mathis is senior teacher and executive editor at desiringGod.org, a pastor at Cities Church in Saint Paul, Minnesota, adjunct professor for Bethlehem College & Seminary in Minneapolis, and author of Habits of Grace: Enjoying Jesus through the Spiritual Disciplines and Rich Wounds: The Countless Treasures of the Life, Death and Triumph of Jesus and Workers for Your Joy: The Call of Christ on Christians Leaders.

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Ed Stetzer

Ed Stetzer wears a lot of hats—author, speaker, researcher, pastor, church planter—as he helps Christians learn to share Christ. Ed has earned two master’s degrees and two doctorates, and has written or co-written a dozen books and hundreds of articles. Now he ministers as interim pastor of The Moody Church, teaches at Wheaton College, and serves as executive director of the Billy Graham Center and a regional director of Lausanne North America. Ed and his wife, Donna, have been married more than 25 years and have three daughters.

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