Leadership Ministries of the Church
By Stephen Hedges
Published: March 28, 2012.
Most people know that in the Old Testament there are references to prophets and shepherds, some even know that teachers are also mentioned. But few people are aware that apostles and evangelists are mentioned in the Old Testament. When Jesus and the apostles spoke of the apostles, prophets, evangelists, pastors and teachers they did so with the understanding of how these men had always functioned.