The Elders are a group of church members who use wisdom and discernment to ensure the church remains on a true biblical course. This godly group of leaders is chosen by the congregation and must meet the character and leadership standards described in 1 Timothy 3:2-7 and Titus 1:6-9.
The tasks and responsibilities of the Elders include:
•Giving insight and direction to the overall vision of the church
•Providing support, guidance and prayer for church members
•Ensuring that the church’s teaching and practices are based on Scripture
•Providing pastoral care, conflict resolution, discipline and restoration
•Giving direction on financial issues