Lay Servant Ministries: Basic Course for all Laity, Midstate
|When||Saturday, September 6, 2014 to Sunday, September 7, 2014|
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Course continues through 9/7
This course is has broad application for all laity in United Methodist Churches and is recommended for all laity, especially those serving in leadership positions. It is beneficial for and available to all United Methodists. All are called to ministry. Answering the spiritual nudges to put faith in action and to represent Christ in our daily lives present unique opportunities to serve God and neighbor. As unique as you and your spiritual gifts.
The Basic Course for Lay Servant Ministries (Formerly Lay Speaking Ministries) guides you to discover your gifts and put them to use. Sessions take you through thoughtful reflection on what it takes to make a congrega- tion an outpost for mission and transformation and the role you can play — even if public speaking is not your gift. Topics include: Ministry, leading, caring, communicating, and into the world. Also included are our Method- ist heritage and polity. Fellowship is a great part of it. You will grow and connect with others sharing your journey. Bring a $7.00 registration fee and lunch money the day of the course and register online or by mail as indicated below. Total $15.00
Course teacher: Rick Matson.