Indefinite or limited terms for elders

Do you have ‘life’ or ‘term’ elders? So ran a question I received yesterday. It’s one of those questions that does the rounds mainly because

Why do we find it so hard to find suitable elders?

Given how quickly folks were made elders in the New Testament, why do we so often struggle to appoint them in our own churches? I

Should we expect miracles today?

I’ve been thinking about the issue of miracles and the miraculous gifts a lot lately. Whilst I am not a cessationist, for biblical reasons, I