Hermeneutics of the Heart: Spiritual Formation and Biblical Interpretation

Much ink has been spilt over the subject of hermeneutics. Most often, however, thesediscussions focus upon the method of interpretation. In this article I will focus upon thenecessarily prior thing: the interpreter. Specifically, I intend to show that the spiritual formationand virtue (or lack thereof) of the interpreter is more determinative than any particularinterpretive method. […]

Reconsider: A Plea to Broaden the Eldership

By Matthew Benfield                The goal of the church of Christ is to glorify God in all that we do (cf. 1 Corinthians 10:31).  To do this most effectively we need to be unified and we need to have our best men leading the way.  Therefore, though we ought not to be divisive, we should […]

Reconsidering Requirements for Elders

The goal of the church of Christ is to glorify God in all that we do (cf. 1 Corinthians 10:31). To do this most effectively we need to be unified and we need to have our best men leading the way. Therefore, though we ought not to be divisive, we should open the eldership to […]