Church elders and men considering the eldership, as well as any who want to build a better understanding of that position, will like this lucid and to-the-point study. Lawrence R. Eyres' discusses all of the key concerns of the eldership in twelve concise chapters. Includes such provocative chapter headings as "Made by God, Not by Men", "Selected by the Church", "Laboring in Their Calling", and others.
A thorough, practical study of biblical church government. Discusses the ruling elder, the teaching elder, biblical principles of each, and more.
Mr. Eyers study grows out of a mature exposure to the problems of biblical Church government. He is at once theoretical, and practical. By exegetical work, he endeavors not only to uncover biblical principles, but from them also draws implications and makes applications in useful workaday terms.