What is the process behind the decision of whether an individual will go to a theological seminary? This article maintains that not only is the individual himself behind the decision, but the church federation and the church elders. Elders have the responsibility to seek out and encourage suitable individuals to consider going into the ministry.
What is the necessary knowledge that elders must have of their sheep? This article shows that there are three essential areas.
Is it possible to have a consistory meeting that has its focus is the glory of God? This article offers three important things to consider if the elders are to have a good meeting.
This article looks at the work of the office of the elder. Special focus is given to the elder's assistance to the minister.
The office of elder is what Christ uses to shepherd his church. This article explains the elder's role.
This trilogy of articles discusses the task of the elder in working with the pastor for the improvement of the preaching. This article provides reasons why this is important. The author also gives some direction as to what church council should look for in a sermon and how they can supervise the preaching.