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Is the One-Pastor System Scriptural?

A young man feels ‘called to the ministry’. His pastor recommends him to go to Bible College for three years to become fully equipped for his vocation. At college he is rigorously trained, his trial sermons are assessed and his … Continue reading

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The “One Man Pastor” System is NOT in the Bible

by Andrew Strom. Most churches today are run using the ‘Senior Pastor’ model, where one man (almost always with a degree from Bible College) does most of the ministering and is looked up to as “the man of God”. Few … Continue reading

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