Eldership as a means of organization lent itself to the goals and purposes of the Christian church, and the goals and principles are applicable for churches today.
Eldership is a biblical, family-based way of organizing a large group of people (a society).
One generation of believers must faithfully pass the gospel on to the next.
Christian families care for elderly parents and grandparents. God's Word also instructs us to care for other relatives and neighbors who are truly needy.
God ordained the "act of marriage" as a privilege for husband and wife. Within marriage, God intends for sexual interaction to be a source of joy and blessing. Outside of…