Monday, 8 October 2012

Self-elevated Little Popes :

More and more today we see men in pulpits with their own agenda not the Lord's, these men elevate themselves above the flock and lord it over them when Scripture strictly forbids such behaviour.

I am reminded of a man who was called to a new pastorate in England and a much more experienced minister gave him this advice;

 "When they (the congregation) begin to treat you like a servant....remember that is what you are!"

Here then is an excellent article from A.W Pink via CRN on such matters :

In an article entitled, “Private Judgment,” Pink warns against those ministers of the gospel who would seek to usurp the authority of Christ, imposing upon their congregations their own dictates rather than, or in addition to, the commands of Scripture.

Click Here for full article

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