Biblical Church Government – Part 5

Second, brother, we look at your claim that only the Preachers should have the leadership in the Church.   Actually, only Jesus Himself should have that kind of monopolistic power.   For He alone is our "great Shepherd of the sheep."   See Hebrews 13:7,17,20,24 cf. First Peter 3:25


& 5:1-6.   However, among mere humans (and even among Christian humans such as godly Baptists and Presbyterians), after the fall and before the final coming again of our great Shepherd — all human power corrupts, and absolute human power corrupts absolutely.