The following paper has been included in the collection asĀ matter of historical interest. To see how my views have continued to develop, see the 2002 paper on Church Polity, and especially the 2015 podcast and notes forĀ A Fresh Look at Elders.

If you would like to listen to the 4-part audio set on New Testament Leadership, which goes much deeper than either of these two papers, visit www.ipibooks.com.

Click here to read the 1994 paper.