Lay Servant Training Opportunities

Lay Servant Training Events Lay Servant Ministries is one of the most significant lay leadership development programs already available within the United Methodist connection. Through this system of equipping and empowering, lay servants have the opportunity to grow as disciples of Jesus Christ who then go and make other disciples

*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:

*March 6,2021 "Biblical Teaching/In a New Age(Advance)" - led by Rev. Becky-Schofield Motter - From 8:30am-4:30pm via ZOOM (Registration deadline February 19, 2021)

*March 6, 2021 "Beyond Demographics: Intergenerational Ministry(Advance)" - led by Rev. David MacDonald- From 8:30am-4:30pm via ZOOM  (Registration deadline February 19, 2021)

*April 10, 2021 "Lead In Worship (CORE)" - led by Rev. Dwight Bowers- From 8:30am-4:30pm via ZOOM (Registration deadline March 26, 2021)

*April 10, 2021 "Justice in Everyday Living (Advanced)" - led by Rev. Denna Stickley-Miner - From 8:30am-4:30pm via ZOOM (Registration deadline March 26, 2021)

Cost: $30, includes lunch and materials