Sustaining Church LeadersSee also Church Organization; Common Consenthe shall be thy spokesman, Ex. 4:16.set him … before all the congregation, Num. 27:19.Joshua … and the children of Israel hearkened, Deut. 34:9.believe his prophets, so shall ye prosper, 2 Chr. 20:20.receiveth a prophet in the name of a prophet shall receive a prophet’s reward, Matt. 10:41.when thou art converted, strengthen thy brethren, Luke 22:32.continued steadfastly in the apostles’ doctrine, Acts 2:42.comforted … by the mutual faith both of you and me, Rom. 1:12.we were comforted … by your faith, 1 Thes. 3:7.Obey them that have the rule over you, Heb. 13:17.favored of the Lord, because thou hast not murmured, 1 Ne. 3:6.give heed unto the words of these twelve, 3 Ne. 12:1.by mine own voice or by the voice of my servants, it is the same, D&C 1:38.receive their licenses … by vote of the church, D&C 20:63.his word ye shall receive, as if from mine own mouth, D&C 21:5.all things shall be done by common consent, D&C 26:2.men among them shall be appointed … by the voice of the church, D&C 38:34.acknowledged … by the voice of the church, D&C 102:9.upheld by the confidence … of the church, D&C 107:22.whosoever receiveth me, receiveth those … whom I have sent, D&C 112:20.approve of those names … at my general conference, D&C 124:144.See also Ex. 7:1; Josh. 24:15; 2 Ne. 7:9; D&C 36:2; 124:84.