This is the eighth chapter in a series of short interviews which I recorded with my son Simon, looking at the seventeen values that have helped to shape my ministry over the years.
‘A church led by male elders (one of whom is clearly understood to be gifted to be lead elder) who are ordained by the Holy Spirit, recognised and confirmed through apostolic ministry. These men are to be helped in fulfilling their calling through ongoing fellowship with trans-local ministries.’
Male eldership – Cultural? Sexist? part 1
Male eldership – Cultural? Sexist? part 2
Becoming an elder
The role of trans-local apostolic ministry