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Right around the same time, a church was being planted in our town by an Evangelical Free Church in a nearby community.
We received some teaching on elder qualifications from the pastor of the Evangelical Free church that had established our church, and as a result different men among the responsible brothers removed themselves from consideration. (Douglas Wilson, In early 1993, Doug advised the elders of CEF of a shift in his understanding of the nature of the church, of the means of entry into the New Covenant, and of the proper subjects of baptism.
In this situation, I presented myself to the congregation and asked them to bring forward any objections to my holding office of elder within the next few weeks. As it turned out, no one did, and I have been working with this congregation of faithful and longsuffering saints ever since. Those views became what he now calls the “Federal Vision.” After many months of joint discussion and study, the elders of CEF concluded that Doug’s emerging hyper-federalism contradicted the CEF Statement of Faith and Constitution at key points, and that, according to those documents, Doug was no longer qualified to hold office at CEF.
All this, as I said earlier, was highly irregular, and I would rather be dead in a ditch than to go back to that way of doing ecclesiastical business. In early December 1993, Doug was informed in writing of the conclusion regarding his qualifications, and advised of the following choice; either return to fidelity to the CEF doctrinal and constitutional standards, or be removed from office in three months.
With the slave trade, the vast majority of the slaves had already been enslaved in Africa by other blacks.
They were then taken down to the coast and sold to the traders.