Lay Servant Ministries Training
5/11/2018 6 p.m. to 5/12/2018 4 p.m.
Lay Servant Ministries Training May 11 & 12, 2018
La Veta UMC, 416 S. Main St., La Veta, CO
Lay Servant Ministries BASIC Course
—Facilitators: Rev. Janie Rose & Gene Haning
Book: Lay Servant Ministries (Participant’s Book) by Sandy Zigler Jackson & Brian Jackson.
This course is foundational for all courses in Lay Servant Ministry. 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.
You Can Preach!—
Facilitators: Rev. Nancy Mead & Rev. Calob Rundell
Book: Go Preach! John P. Gilbert
This course is designed for those who have not completed formal preaching training, for pastors seeking a basic refresher course, and for others who are called upon to preach in a pastor’s absence.
Schedule: 6:00 p.m. Friday
—Check-in, open, introductions and instructions. Please have dinner before arriving. Snacks will be available. Facilitators and participants will determine when the Friday sessions will end and set Saturday’s start, time allowing for 10 hours of learning. Lunch will be provided on Saturday.
It is expected that both classes will end no later than 4:00 p.m. on Saturday.
Cost: There is no charge for either course but participants are expected to purchase their own books (available at Cokesbury, Amazon and other sources). Please order well in advance of the course dates to allow time for delivery and review. A love offering will be taken to cover lunch and expenses.
Register at www.trinitylsm.org or call (719) 873-5311