- Must be the husband of one wife and able to manage his household well.
- Must not be arrogant, quick tempered, quarrelsome, violent or a lover of money.
- Must be respectable, hospitable, a lover of good, self controlled, upright, sober-minded, holy, disciplined and above reproach.
- Must hold firm to the trustworthy word as taught so that he may be able to give instruction in sound doctrine and be able to rebuke those who contradict it.
- Must be a Giants fan.
These guys really are the greatest. Jason, Patrick, Bryan and Jon (pictured L-R with Dave) have come alongside him from the start to offer invaluable support, prayer, encouragement, constructive feedback and accountability. They meet every Tuesday night to study God's Word, pray, discuss and cast vision for the church. Tonight, however, they would forgo their normal order of business and head to the ballpark to see the Giants play the Pirates.