Articles by Elmer E. Andross
Articles for inspiration, counsel, and caution.
In considering the work of the ministry, there is one word—ambassador—that deserves consideration.
The concluding article to this series.
Ought a "charge" be given in the ordination of local elders and deacons?
Is it in keeping with denominational practice for ministers to render a bill for conducting a funeral service, or to accept a donation for such service?
Words to be spoken at a minister's ordination.
The more I ponder the subject assigned me, the more fully am I convinced that the minister's wife holds a very important position in the church; and so it is with much reluctance that I pick up my pen to fulfill my promise to write something about the "silent partner."
How sad to see one who is supposed to be a "man of God," and to be commissioned by God to represent His own Son, careless in his dress and in his general appearance.
The one who is a faithful ambassador for Christ is greatly beloved in the heavenly courts, and ranks among those most highly honored; but upon earth he may be the prince of sufferers.
In this remnant of time in which we live, we have the encouraging assurance that however unpromising the material with which we work, if the connection between Vine and branch is unbroken, and the pruning by the Holy Spirit is unhindered, abundant fruitage will appear in the life.
The minister's dress at all times should be in keeping with his holy profession.