The Council Speaks
Answers to questions Native North Americans are asking
Last updated 10/4/2021 at 10:35am
Q: Our Indigenous church has a problem between those with low incomes and those who have a good paying jobs. Most of our leaders are the ones with good incomes, but the low-income people don't want their leadership. They tell the ones with good jobs they aren't Indians anymore. How should we deal with this? I don't want our church to break up.
A: I am glad we have a book to rely on for answers. Many problems like this one would not have to be if the Bible was taken to be the authority at home and church. The requirements for leaders of the church are found in 2 Timothy 3:1–8 and Titus 1:...