Leaders For The Church (Titus 1: 1-16) 02/06/19

                                        LEADERS FOR THE CHURCH

Titus 1:1-16

I. GREETINGS (vs. 1-4)

        a. How often does Paul identify himself to Titus? __________________________

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b. What connection does Paul make between the truth and godliness? _________________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________

c. How long has eternal life been promised? _____________________________

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d. Name one thing that God cannot do? ________________________________

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II. ELDERS QUALIFICATIONS (vs. 5-9)

a. Why did Paul leave Titus in Crete? ___________________________________

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b. What qualifications does Paul tell Titus to make sure the elders possessed? _________________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________

c. Are these qualifications also good characteristics for all believers? __________

 

III. ELDER’S RESPONSIBILITIES (vs. 10-16)

         a. What things were the elders to confront? ______________________________

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         b. Why does Paul state that the false teacher’s mouths must be stopped?

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         c. Paul affirms that the statement made about the Cretans was true then

         exhorts that they be rebuked sharply…why? ______________________________

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         d. How does Paul say a person with a defiled mind is known? ________________

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IV. Application: Leadership is necessary in the church. It provides the God focused

direction for the body and a responsible person through fear of the Lord to maintain

accountability to the Word of God in the body. What is the body’s responsibility toward its

leader? _________________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________

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