Deaconess – Likewise, teach the older women to be reverent in the way they live, not to be slanders or addicted to much wine, but to teach what is good. Titus 2:3
Purpose: To assist the pastor by ministering to the sick, shut-ins and distressed. To prepare candidates for baptism. To prepare the table for the Lord's Supper. Also, to assist the pastor in the visitation and counseling of female members of the church.