Member of Tinity CRC - Old Martindale Rd, St. Catharines ON CA Lifetime invested in CRC membership but not without questions.
So, I’ve been an elder or deacon pretty close to ten times during my 72 years. Years ago, it was common practice to have two elders making a home visit. Then we decided for expedience, single...posted on: Do You Know What You're Doing?
I agree that the "bar is somewhat high for leadership staff in any church, but I see that as a goal rather than a qualification.
However, I have seen many persons who served faithfully...
We as Elders serve for three year periods, then we are out - have nothing to do with the administration of the church. One day you are esteemed as an Elder, the next, (after your term is up) you...posted on: Are We ignoring Elders at Synod?
I have served as elder in a number of CRC's and have been involved with many Home Visits. My observation is that responses to these visits are by and large contrived, failing to glean from the...