Week 3, Oct 13

Community — “Gospel Order,” Unity, Decision-Making

Introductory Exercise


We will explore such topics as “gospel order,” our church structure/polity, the role of ministers and elders, “sense of the meeting” decision-making, women’s and men’s business meetings, unity & diversity, seasoning & discernment, use of queries & advices, individual vs. the group, and the like.

Question & answer, whole-group discussion

Small sharing groups

Reflections & Closing

Reference Material

Written materials