Luke 8:1 And it came to pass afterward, that he went throughout every city and village, preaching and showing the glad tidings of the kingdom of God: and the twelve were with him, Luke 8:2 And certain women, which had been healed of evil spirits and infirmities, Mary called Magdalene, out of whom went seven devils, Luke 8:3 And Joanna the wife of Chuza Herod's steward, and Susanna, and many others, which [b:6f521dd735]ministered[/b:6f521dd735] unto him of their substance. [b:6f521dd735]Ministered[/b:6f521dd735]: Strongs # 1247 Diakoneo Two questions: 1) The word used to describe what these women did is the same word to describe the office of deacon-no? 2) What type of ministering did they give to Jesus? Why? Substance?