Deacon Nominations

Church family, our Deacon body is accepting nominations for new Deacons during the month of October.  We will have forms available for nominations at all welcome centers campus-wide.

Online Nominations

You can nominate online by emailing info@lenexabaptist.com. Please send your name along with the name of the person you are nominating.

Deacon Qualifications
The office of deacon is an office for service to Christ through the local church. These qualifications are found in the New Testament – Acts 6 & I Timothy 3.

Men to be considered to the Fellowship of Deacons at Lenexa Baptist Church…

  1. Shall be a member of the church for one year and in good standing;
  2. Shall be spirit filled;
  3. Shall set a high standard of Christian living;
  4. Shall be active and faithful in all major areas of church life;
  5. Shall not be one to gossip;
  6. Shall believe and practice tithing to the local church;
  7. Shall have compassion for the lost and seek to win them to the Lord Jesus Christ;
  8. Shall be the husband of one wife;
  9. Shall believe that the Bible is the inspired word of God, inerrant and infallible in its original manuscript;
  10. Shall believe in salvation by grace through faith, on the basis of the substitutionary death of Christ for sinners;
  11. Shall rule his children and his own house well;
  12. Shall be able to keep in confidence those things which should not be discussed with others;
  13. Shall recognize the God-given spiritual leadership that is incumbent upon the office of a pastor and seek to serve under that leadership;
  14. Shall be a man of prayer.