Category Archives: church government

Choose amongst yourselves.

I was reading the following passage from Acts this morning, Act 6:1  A lot of people were now becoming followers of the Lord. But some of the ones who spoke Greek started complaining about the ones who spoke Aramaic. They … Continue reading

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The pastor needs to understand the flock.

The pastor needs to be a person who understands people. They are to be a person who understands ministry, vocation, gifting’s, callings, talents and the seasons of life. The pastor must be this person of understanding because without this understanding, … Continue reading

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The Pastor understands the seasons of church life.

Advent is a time of rejoicing. Its a time of building up the anticipation of celebration. And within the framework of anticipation and celebration, the pastor must understand the processes of the rhythm of life. Just as there are four … Continue reading

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Should Pastor / Teachers be salaried?

Dave Black is one of my favourite bloggers who isn’t a blogger. He makes some great points about tent making ministry and often links to posts about the issue of pastors / elders being paid by the church to do … Continue reading

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Church membership

Tomorrow will mark a special occasion at church. There are a couple of young people who are wanting to be baptised and a few more who will be officially accepted into the congregation as church members. I am one of … Continue reading

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