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Leader’s Wives – Part 1

Leaders’ Wives Why are there qualifications or characteristics for leader’s wives in the New Testament? A man’s wife will dramatically impact his work – for good or evil – and can even make his leadership entirely impotent. If a leader’s wife can affect him that much,...

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Freedom in Christ

Not Secular Freedom I can remember the first time the Fourth of July fell on a Sunday after my conversion to Christianity. We were visiting family in Indiana, and we attended services at a small congregation in the countryside. The church didn't have a "located...

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Who Are the Leaders in 1 Thessalonians 5.12?

Paul told the Christians in Thessalonica to respect the leaders who labored among them (1 Thessalonians 5:12). We’ve looked at what it means for them to labor, but who were those leaders? Were they people with some official position? Let’s look at the text and see...

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Leaders Among You – 1 Thessalonians 5:12-13

In 1 Thessalonians 5:12-13, the apostle Paul reminds the saints in Thessalonica to respect the leaders among them and over them in the Lord. We can see some important things about Christian leaders in these verses, and it’s obvious that leadership in Jesus’s church is...

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