Chapter 5 – Delegated Authority


Upon completion of this chapter you will be able to:

  • Write the Key Verse from memory.
  • Identify the source from whom we receive spiritual authority.
  • Explain the relationship between responsibility and authority.
  • Explain the responsibility Jesus delegated to His followers.
  • Define two Greek words for power.


God is the source of power. He delegated “all power” to His Son, Jesus Christ. Jesus then delegated spiritual power to His followers. This power enabled them to fulfill a great responsibility assigned to them.

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.