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Lay Servant Ministries – 10/23/2020 – Sun Lakes CANCELLED
October 23 @ 5:00 pm - October 24 @ 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.
Leading Missional Small Groups – This course teaches the Wesleyan way to form missional communities and congregations. It is based on the conviction that just as holiness of heart leads to holiness of life, it is communities of holy love that participate in God’s mission in the world. Participant text: Transforming Community, Henry H. Knight III, F. Douglas Powe Jr.
From Your Heart to Theirs: Delivering an Effective Sermon – Moving beyond the basics of public speaking and the foundations necessary for preparing an engaging sermon, this course also includes types of sermons – from exegetical to topical to children’s sermons – as well as how to find a story, use the hymnal, and how to move from communication on paper to beyond the paper. Participant text: From Your Heart to Theirs: Delivering an Effective Sermon, David Carroll, Tony Franks
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