Lay Servant Training Opportunities

*Lay Servant Ministry Training Opportunities occur in the Northwest Plains District every March, April, and October.  Occassionally training opportunities are available during the summer as well. These courses are open to all interested persons, laity and clergy. 

*CORE Courses are required to become a Lay Speaker. All courses may be used for re-certification for Certified Lay Servants if they have not already taken the course. 

Future Training Opportunities:

*April 6, 2019 "Lead and Worship" - led by Rev. Dwight Bowers- This is a CORE course. Trinity UMC in Ottawa OH

*April 6, 2019 "Dealing with Grief" - led by Elaine Sturtz- This is an Advanced course. Trinity UMC in Ottawa OH

*April 12 & 13, 2019 "Introduction to Lay Servant Ministry" Part 1 & 2 - led by Rev. Vernagaye Sillivan- This is a Basic course. Friday at 7am and Saturday from 8:30am-4pm. Wesley UMC in Bryan OH


Cost: $40, includes lunch and materials

Registration form attached below