When Christ built His church Matthew 16:18, He designed it to have a leadership. One to watch out for the souls of the brethren 1Peter 5:1-5.
Those men who meet the qualifications set in 1 Timothy 3:2-7 were to oversee the local congregation and no other. Here at West Broad,
we pattern our leadership as the early church did. By appointing qualified Elders, Deacons, and Evangelist.
"The elders which are among you......" 1 Peter 5:1-2
Jeff Charles Charles Hylton
"Deacons ...are to be men worthy of respect." - 1 Timothy 3:8-1
"Preach the word!" - 2 Timothy 4:2