What are the advantages of the lectionary vs lectio continua based preaching?
Jesus Christ comes to us in a realized eschatology of invisibility. When he comes to us, he lights flames that remain invisible to us, both saints and sinners. What we should also remember is that he has rarely come to us as the Northern Lights.
Might it still be possible to recover the former understanding of the office of elder, which is so central to our history, identity, and being as Presbyterians?