Pastors in particular will benefit from Edwards, as they gain a clearer view of God, settle into a particular and important historical milieu, and consider his wisdom on a vast number of subjects.
Throughout church history the practice of church discipline has been largely affirmed, though at certain periods, only sporadically applied.
Despite what some people think, church discipline isn’t an unloving, invasive act, perpetrated by wicked people.
How does a Protestant understanding of church discipline differ from Roman Catholicism’s?
The way a leader goes, the people often go. This is why it is so crucial to think through leadership from a biblical perspective for the church.