And he gave some, apostles; and some, prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, pastors and teachers; For the perfecting of the saints, for the work of the ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ:
Ephesians 4:11-12 KJV
Apostles execute the territorial and global mandate of God and oversee, counsels and guides the Church of Christ.
Apostles and Prophets are narrowly aligned which are the true foundation of the Church of Christ as Apostles also appoints elders in the Church of Christ.
Apostles plant Churches to esteem and grow the vision of God for His Church, and functions intrinsically to serve the Church of Christ. There are five spiritual ordained offices in the Five-Fold Ministry.