Lay Servant Ministries Training – Sun City – CANCELLED
September 25 @ 5:00 pm - September 26 @ 5:00 pm MST
Basic Course – Introduction to Lay Servant Ministries – an introductory course designed to equip new church leaders and renew current leaders in The UMC. Participant textbook: Lay Servant Ministries Basic Course, By Sandy Jackson
Discover Your Spiritual Gifts – This course helps participants understand spiritual gifts and how the church can use them to fulfill its mission and ministry. Participants will also learn what it means to be a spiritual leader and will be equipped to lead others in exploring and using their spiritual gifts. Participant textbook: Each One a Minister, By William J. Carter
Aging & Ministry in the 21st Century – This is a practical guide for building ministry for older adults. Participant textbook: Aging & Ministry in the 21st Century, By Richard H. Gentzler Jr.
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 Betty Stewart, .
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 in classroom
8:30 to 10:00 Session Two
10:15 to 11:45 Session Three
11:45 Lunch Overview of Lay Servant responsibilities and reports
12:15 to 2:15 Session Four
2:20 to 4:20 Session Five
4:30 to 5:00 Worship, Communion, and certificates