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Priests, Bishops, Elders, Pastors, Popes, Archbishops, Elders... Congregation?

It seems like there are as many church titles as their are churches but you may be surprised to hear that in the Bible their are only two offices given to the church, elders (also called pastors) and deacons.   1,124 more words

Church Structure

When Pastors Abuse

By Dr. R. Scott Clark – Posted at The Heidelblog:

In the wake of the recent discussions about church discipline there have been many online discussions about whether churches should exercise ecclesiastical discipline (yes, it’s one of the three marks of the true church—see… 250 more words

Biblical Viewpoint

Titus 1:6 If Any Be Blameless... Failed But Not Done!


I have been around a few years now. I have seen a few Pastors sin and lose their calling because of sin. I have done grievous things against God also.   1,834 more words

Calvinism and Representative Government

Taken from Calvinism in History by Loraine Boettner – Posted at Reformed Theology.org:

Calvinism was revolutionary. It taught the natural equality of men, and its essential tendency was to destroy all distinctions of rank and all claims to superiority which rested upon wealth or vested privilege.

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Church History

In the Service of the King

In the Service of the King

Elvis Iverson

What to do if your call into the ministry?

What is your gifts and calling, if you say you are called into ministry, and don’t know you are called; you need to know what is your place in the Body of Christ. 502 more words

Elvis Iverson


By Pastor Glem Melo

Last Sunday, I was received as a member of the Reformed Presbyterian Church of Bowie (RPCBowie.org), and therefore of the Presbyterian Church in America (PCAnet.org), the denomination to which RPCB is affiliated. 192 more words

Church Government