1A. First, PAUL ORDERS CAUTION
1B. First, “Take heed therefore unto yourselves”
2B. As well, “take heed . . . to all the flock, over the which the Holy Ghost hath made you overseers”
2A. AFTER DIRECTING CAUTION, PAUL NEXT EXPLAINS HIS CONSIDERATION
1B. First, Paul predicted that there will be outsiders coming in, verse 29.
2B. As well as outsiders coming in, there are insiders going out, verse 30.
There are three basic practices characteristic of predatory preachers:
1A. First, PREDATORY PREACHERS STEAL MEMBERS
2A. Next, PREDATORY PREACHERS STEAL PROSPECTS
3A. Finally, PREDATORY PREACHERS STEAL OFFERINGS