Service to our Lord

The office of an elder is great and the expectations do not allow for slackness nor idle hands. When a person chooses to put his hand upon the plow, he is no longer allowed to look back (Luke 9:62). To enter the service of our Lord, one must calculate the cost and give of himself entirely to the cause of the office he has been selected. This morning we, as the congregation of River Bend, have chosen among ourselves a new man to be added to our eldership. We have deliberately examined and made sure this man is qualified and willing to serve as an elder in this local assembly. This task cannot be measured by time or money, because it is a spiritual occupation that is being placed upon the heart of a servant. May God bless our elders who diligently lead us toward heaven! Continue reading Service to our Lord