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Lay Servant Ministries – 05/01/2020 – Scottsdale – CANCELLED
May 1 @ 5:00 pm - May 2 @ 5:00 pm MST
This event has been cancelled. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
Courses Offered (Participants are responsible for purchasing and reading course text prior to class.)
Planning Worship – This course builds on the course Leading Worship, and it is grounded in the principles and practices of worship planning. Participant text: The Worship Workshop: Creative Ways to Design Worship Together, Marcia McFee
Life Together in the United Methodist Connection (Polity) – This course gives participants an overview of the structure and organization of The United Methodist Church. A copy of the 2016 Book of Discipline is recommended for both the online and text version of this course. Participant text: Polity, Practice, and the Mission of The United Methodist Church, Thomas Edward Frank
Participants are responsible for purchasing and reading the text in advance of the course. Participant textbooks are available from Cokesbury.com. You might also find Kindle and printed versions from Amazon.com. If you have any questions contact Greg Beihl,
Click here to register. Cost is $30 per participant which includes Friday dinner, light Saturday breakfast, and Saturday lunch.
5:00 PM Arrival and registration
5:30 Dinner followed by welcome and introduction
6:30 to 8:00 Session One
8:00 AM Arrival and light breakfast
8:30 to 10:00 Session Two
10:15 to 11:45 Session Three
11:45 Lunch – Overview of Lay Servant responsibilities and reports
12:45 PM to 2:15 Session Four
2:30 to 4:00 Session Five
4:15 to 5:00 Worship, Communion, and certificates