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By Daniel Evans,Joseph Godwin,R. Kent Hughes

while the management of Patterson Park Church searched for a ebook explaining the method of transitioning from a board-run church to an elder led type of church govt, a constitution they'd come to think used to be extra based on Scripture, they discovered none. God venerated their efforts and in their elders determined a publication nonetheless had to be written. Elder Governance: Insights into Making the Transition examines church govt from a biblical and historic context and tells the tale of Patterson Park's transition. The authors are hopeful that God will use their adventure to aid others contemplating one of these transition.

"This considerate expression of technique for relocating a congregation to elder governance additionally weaves jointly the biblical skills and features of elders in the neighborhood of the redeemed in an expansive demeanour. What makes the publication designated within the literature and hence helpful of excessive advice is the mixing of approach with theology."
--James M. Grier
Distinguished Professor of Theology
Grand Rapids Theological Seminary

"For these church buildings who're trying to make the tough transition to a plural elder led kind of church governance, this publication fills a void that has lengthy existed: information in tips to navigate these treacherous waters. via their very own reports in aiding their church paintings via this metamorphosis, the authors have gleaned helpful perception that they've shared with us."
--Alexander Strauch
Author of Biblical Eldership

Dan Evans is a non-vocational elder at Patterson Park Church and is at present pursuing a MAR in Christian management. he's a doctor and has released a couple of articles and chapters in clinical journals and books.

Joe Godwin, Jr. serves as a instructing Pastor at Patterson Park Church in Beavercreek, Ohio. he's a graduate of Trinity Evangelical Divinity tuition and holds a physician of Ministry from Ligonier Academy.

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While the management of Patterson Park Church searched for a booklet explaining the method of transitioning from a board-run church to an elder led type of church executive, a constitution that they had come to think used to be extra in keeping with Scripture, they discovered none. God venerated their efforts and in their elders made up our minds a e-book nonetheless had to be written.

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