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Jon Thompson
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Jon Thompson

Terry Jepson
Executive Assistant
Terry Jepson

Judy Robison
Administrative Assistant
Judy Robison

(417) 869-7878
560 North Stewart, Suite B
Springfield, Missouri 65802


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LAY SERVANT TRAINING 10.12.2019

posted on January 10


Location:  Antioch United Methodist Church
3614 N State Highway H, Springfield MO 
Saturday, October 12, 2019
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Course Cost:  $15 includes lunch

Registration closes Wednesday, September 25th - 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.
 

TRANSFORMING EVANGELISM:  This advanced course leads participants to learn from John Wesley how to practice relational evangelism.
Class Leader:  Rev. Jeff Cole of Prairie Chapel UMC
Course Book: “Transforming Evangelism" by Henry H. Knight III and F. Douglas
Powe, Jr. 
                                                      
LEADING PRAYER:  This core class will help you grow in confidence and skill in prayer, both personal and public.  You will come away with a better understanding of the power of prayer and how to pray.
Class Leader:  Rev. Barb McKenzie of Fair Grove UMC
Course Book: “Let the Whole Church Say Amen" by Laurence Hull Stookey.

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.
 
REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT DUE BY:  Wednesday, September 25, 2019

You can register online at 

 


Price
15

Contact
Judy Robison
417-869-7878

Location
560 N STEWART AVE, SUITE B

SPRINGFIELD, 65802