Title of Class:
Lay Servants Lead in Conflict
Summary of Class:
Every church deals with conflict, both healthy and unhealthy, and lay servants can be equipped and empowered to help lead through those times of conflict as a time of transformation.
Description and Details:
This class will be offered virtually via Zoom. Please ensure you can attend each class, held each Wednesday in the month of May (5,12,19&26) from 6:30 – 8:30 PM. Along with reading your book prior to the class, please be prepared for coursework to be assigned.
This class will be taught by Rev. Melissa Dodd, District Superintendent for the Northwest District. Participants will need the book “The Spirit and Art of Conflict Transformation” by Thomas Porter. It is available through Cokesbury
, The Upper Room
, and Amazon
. Participants are responsible for purchasing the book before class.
There are no prerequisites required to take this course. It counts as an advanced lay servant ministry class upon completion. Attendance at each class is required to receive completion status.
The class can host up to 20 participants, and registration will close on April 25, 2021.
Plan to have your book, a notebook, a pen and your bible with you at each class.You will receive the class Zoom link one week prior to the start of class.