|Contributions from our Members: Pastor... is the office Scriptural? God has from the beginning ordained that there be those who have the gift and responsibility of leadership, both within the confines of the family, as well as the broader context of the Church. Church history shows that all of the major assemblies had a plurality of elders but it seems clear that the Biblical pattern shows one leading elder (called a pastor or bishop) who is responsible for the direction and oversight of the local assembly.|
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"Boasting" ... I was thinking about the Newsweek cover story on homeschooling and the Internet poll by ABC News that asked whether parents were qualified to teach their children. Something inside of me was hoping these could convince skeptical friends and relatives about the merits of our decision to homeschool.
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