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Questionable for the unordained?

Discussion in 'Polls Forum' started by SaggyWoman, Jul 2, 2007.

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  1. Admininister the Lord's supper

    8 vote(s)
    44.4%
  2. Serve the Lord's supper

    11 vote(s)
    61.1%
  3. Baptize

    8 vote(s)
    44.4%
  4. Be a missionary

    13 vote(s)
    72.2%
  5. Evangelize

    15 vote(s)
    83.3%
  6. Teach

    15 vote(s)
    83.3%
  7. Preach

    14 vote(s)
    77.8%
  8. Other:

    5 vote(s)
    27.8%
  9. Ordaination is unimportant to the above tasks.

    9 vote(s)
    50.0%
  10. Only the ordained should do all of the above.

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. SaggyWoman

    SaggyWoman Active Member

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    Should the unordained (whatever that means) be permitted to do any of the following?
     
  2. Psalm 95

    Psalm 95 New Member

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    In my church baptizing and saying the words of the Lords Supper is made by the Pastors. Everything else my sometimes be made by others. We have for examlpe laypeople preach at sundays a few times a year. And it has happened that the Lords Supper was adminstrated by a Pastor student not yet ordained. If things are made in respect and dignity and fear of the Lord by saved members of church in good standing i see no problems. But your theology may differ.
     
  3. Tentmaker

    Tentmaker <img src=/tentmaker.gif>

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    Ordination is unimportant for these tasks. However, maturity, a good testimony and evident fruit should be.
     
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