WHAT DOES THIS MEAN?!
- Deacons are called to Word - word of God - and Service - to the church & world.
- Each Diaconal Minister has a specialization such as Children, Youth, and Family Ministry, Spiritual Direction, Pastoral Care, Earth Keeping Ministries, Hunger and Homeless Awareness, and more.
- Deacons have a seminary degree either in a Master of Arts program or Master of Divinity program.
- Deacon's calls/jobs may come from within a congregation or within a community non-profit organzation that allows a Christian influence in one's work.