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Is There To Be No Leadership?

You could get the impression from my previous posts that I do not believe in recognized leadership within the church other than the body of elders and deacons.  If that’s the case, let me correct that quickly.  Paul, in referring to spiritual gifts in Romans 12:8, talks about the gift of “leadership” and tells those […]

We Are All Clergy

I remember the event clearly:  it was a group of young married couples from our church who went out to dinner.   My wife and I were invited (even though we had been married for 24 years by then), I think because I was called “The Pastor” of the church.   When the person who was organizing […]