Monthly Archives: October 2016

Appointing Elders, A Puritan Tradition

The Churches of Christ in which I grew up, appointed elders in three different ways. One group cited the commands to Timothy and Titus to appoint elders with specific qualifications, and had preachers appoint elders in congregations. They either had … Continue reading

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The Primitive Baptists and the Churches of Christ

I was reading up on the Primitive Baptists this week and was astounded at how parallel their history is to the Churches of Christ: 1. The Primitive Baptists sing acapella, because that is the way the Scriptures teach them. They … Continue reading

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