Eldership is a biblically mandated position, where godly men are instructed to lead the church. But how do you guard against these men getting sidetracked with irrelevant details? How do you keep them on task—to lead, to pray, to live holy lives?
Not everyone is qualified to serve on a church board and choosing the wrong people condemns the board to dishealth and frustration for years to come. It is easy to put someone on a board [...]
XPastor tries to help churches by providing some of the essentials for running a church---items like job descriptions, employment applications, review forms and policies. Below is the Leadership Qualification and Divorce Policy of Woodinville Alliance [...]
Ingleside Baptist Church is not your typical Southern Baptist church ... anymore. Ingleside is a large, healthy, growing, and progressive church in Macon, Georgia. Macon is a small-ish town in central Georgia with a population of approximately [...]
"Paul and Timothy, servants of Christ Jesus, To all the saints in Christ Jesus at Philippi, together with the overseers and deacons" (Phil. 1:1, NIV, emphasis added). The role of deacon varies from congregation to congregation in churches across America. [...]