A LAY SERVANT IS...
An active, supportive member of a United Methodist church
Well informed on Scripture, and on the doctrine, heritage, and organization of the United Methodist Church
Committed to witnessing through church and community leadership, care-giving ministries, and spoken communication.
Willing to improve his/her skills through training.
We now have three types of lay servants:
We also have a related position of Lay Missioner under the National Plan for Hispanic/Latino Ministries. For more information, see the 2016 Book of Discipline, Paragraphs 266 - 269.
For further information, see the Lay servant webpage at http://floridalayservants.com, or contact Rod Groom, Conference Director, at 941-356-4566 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The Florida Conference of The United Methodist Church
450 Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue
Lakeland, FL 33815
(863) 688-5563 or toll free (800) 282-8011