He must manage his own household well, with all dignity keeping his children submissive… 1 Timothy 3:4
Let deacons each be the husband of one wife, managing their children and their own households well. 1 Timothy 3:12
Scripture tells us that elders and deacon are to manage their household well. The same word translated manage is used in Romans 12:8 and translated as leadership. So we could also say that an elder and deacon are to lead their households and children well.
Yet, in spite of the fact that all parents are to be leaders, few actually think clearly about what a godly leader does. Having a clear understanding of godly leadership will help an individual in the home and in the church.
Defining Godly Leadership
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