Chapter 2 – Positions Of Leadership


Upon completion of this chapter you will be able to:

  • Write the Key Verse from memory.
  • Identify special leadership positions set in the Church by God.
  • Explain how these leaders work together in ministry.
  • Explain how spiritual gifts are used in leadership.
  • Identify other Biblical leadership positions.


The Church is the instrument through which God is presently working to reveal Himself to the world. In this lesson you will learn about leaders set in the Church by God. You will also learn of other leadership positions which have emerged because of practical needs in the local church.

The Bible gives specific qualifications which are to be met by those filling the leadership positions discussed in this lesson. You will study about these qualifications in Chapter Four.

Read over the chapter study material and complete the self-test at the end. After this chapter is completed, mark complete and go to the next lesson.