Whatever elders, pastors, teachers, deacons, etc... were in the first century, they were good things; GOD things. It is a shame that people have misused and misplaced those...words. It has done some serious damage in the body of Christ.In the words of Hank Hill and friends - Yep. Yep. Uh-huh. Ye-ep.
Well said, bro. Let's rediscover these good GOD things, instead of fighting about words.