560 North Stewart, Suite B
Springfield, Missouri 65802
LAY SERVANT TRAINING 06.01.2019
posted on January 10
Location: Prairie Chapel United Methodist Church
Highway 65, 5 miles north of Urbana, MO 65767
Saturday, June 1, 2019
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Course Cost: $15 includes lunch
Registration closes Thursday, May 16th - See registration info below ...
Lay Servant Ministries offer opportunities for laity who desire to use their witness, leadership, and service to inspire others to a deeper commitment to Christ and more effective discipleship. This may include the interpretation of the Scriptures, doctrine, organization, and ministries of the church.
Class Leader: Rev. Jeff Cole of Prairie Chapel UMC
Course Book: “Transforming Evangelism" by Henry H. Knight III and F. Douglas
LEADING MISSIONAL SMALL GROUPS: This advanced class is teaches the Wesleyan way to form missional communities and congregations.
Class Leader: Larry Johnson of Branson UMC
Course Book: “Transforming Community" by Henry H. Knight III and F. Douglas Powe, Jr.
BASIC: This is the Basic course required for all levels of recognition in Lay Servant Ministries. It will familiarize you with Leading, Caring and Communicating ministries and give you a chance to explore each one. Upon completion of this course, we hope that you will have a basic knowledge of what is means to be Methodist and an idea about which area of ministry God is calling you to pursue. Class Leader: Pastor Marsha Vincent/ Sleeper UMC
Course Book: “Lay Servant Ministries Basic Course Participant’s Book” by Sandy and Brian Jackson.
You can register online at
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