Many elders of the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA) agree that there is a crisis of one kind or another in the denomination. Ironically, one of these crises has to do with elders themselves. More specifically it concerns the participation of elders (especially ruling elders) in the courts of the church. It also involves the failure of churches and sessions to fund and encourage (or even require) this participation. Read more»
Brad Isbell, “The Responsibility of Ruling Elders to Attend the Courts of the Church,” The Aquila Report, September 24, 2020.