Of teaching, administering the sacraments, visiting the flock pastorally, and taking oversight, with his fellow elders, of all the interests of the church.
There was no oversight as we were a privately held company with full autonomy.
"Slight oversight," she managed at last.
The kirk-session has oversight of the congregation in regard to such matters as the hours of public worship, the arrangements for administration of the sacraments, the admission of new Members and the exercise of church discipline.
One of the preachers in each circuit was the "assistant," who had general oversight of the work, the others were "helpers."