No More Apostles and Prophets
When I hear someone call themselves or someone else an apostle or prophet, I’m skeptical. I think we all should be. I accept that apostles and prophets were once part of the church. However, I don’t think God calls people to those roles anymore. God may call people to other roles-pastors, evangelists, teachers, deacons, or bishops, to name a few-but there are no more apostles and prophets today. I think this is best illustrated by comparing two passages from Ephesians.
Some Apostles, Some Prophets?
The gifts he gave were that some…