Please pray and consider who you think should be an elder and talk with them about it. Then go to the welcome desk and fill out a nomination form.
Those nominated to serve in the office of elder shall meet the spiritual requirements as set forth in 1 Timothy 3:1-7, Titus 1:5-9, and 1 Peter 5:1-3. Nominees shall be respected men who display wisdom, maturity, self-control and have an ability to teach. Elders are to be active supporters of the ministry and programs of the church and have been members of Southside for at least 3 years. The 3 year membership requirement does not apply to the senior pastor or other full time pastoral staff.
3/11-4/1: Nominate prospective elders
4/2-4/14: Elder nominee interviews
4/15: Candidate forum