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North District Lay Servant Academy September 7 & 8
September 7, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm MST
One event on September 8, 2018 at 9:00 am
North District Lay Servant Academy hosted by:
Trinity United Methodist Church
6151 West Charleston
Las Vegas, NV 89146
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2018 – 6 P.M.-9:00 P.M.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2018 – 9 A.M. TO 4 P.M.
Each Course Fee – $10 Registration deadline September 1, 2018
(Click here for flyer and registration form)
Two Courses Offered:
EACH COURSE REQUIRES TWO-DAY PARTICIPATION
Introduction to Lay Ministry: The Basic Course
The course text is “Lay Servant Ministries” (ISBN 13:9780881776263) Completing this course is the first step to becoming a Certified Lay Servant. Participants are encouraged to discover and employ personal spiritual gifts as God intended and to consider the importance of exercising servant leadership, developing future leaders, remaining rooted in consistent spiritual practices, and being part of a group that holds members accountable in their discipleship. Available from Cokesbury, Upper Room, and Amazon.
Living the Vision – Advanced Course
The course text is “The Speed of Trust”: The One Thing that Changes Everything.” This course has been written by Rev. Khalif Smith specifically for Desert Southwest Conference Lay Servant Ministries. Conditional approval is pending for credit as an advanced course. The purpose of this study is to promote, advance and educate the laity of the Desert Southwest Conference of the ongoing effort to implement the compelling vision for growth and vitality within the conference. Available from Cokesbury and Amazon. Rev. Khalif Smith, Instructor.
Participants are responsible for purchasing and reading the text in advance of the course. Check for best prices, free shipping, etc. Consider a group order with other class participants.
For more information see Registration form or contact Allie Lakey, Registrar, 702-649- 6217, 702-217-5585, firstname.lastname@example.org