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East Central District Lay Servant Training

East Central District Lay Servant Training
Friday, September 14, 2018 to Saturday, September 15, 2018

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First United Methodist Church
130 S Pennsylvania Ave
Lake Alfred, FL 33850

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Lynn Campbell

Weekend of Learning!

Lay Servant training prepares the laity to be in ministry through caring, communication and leadership.

Basic Course - English Facilitated by Lynn Campbell
Basic Course - Spanish Facilitated by Rev. Dr. Edwin Santos

There will be three Advance Courses in English and one in Spanish.

Developing An Intentional Discipleship System:  A Guide for Congregations by Junius Dotson ♦ Tired of researching community demographics, pouring over worship attendance metrics, and fixing their aging structures?  We can't program our way back to vitality.  Rather, it requires a discipleship-making and a process that reaches into your community. Facilitated by Jim Boesch

Resolving Everyday Conflict ♦ This course offers a practical, biblical, and concise guide to peacemaking in everyday life.  With the proven advice in this book, authors Ken Sande and Kevin Johnson show you how to achieve not only a cease-fire but also unity and harmony.  Facilitated by Lennie Burke & Mike Mailman

Leading Missional Small Groups ♦ Discover the Wesleyan way to form missional communities and congregations.  This course is based on the conviction that just as the holiness of heart leads to holiness of life, it is communities of holy love that participate in God's mission in the world.  Facilitated by Rev. Cathy Thacker

Llamados a Ser Siervos de Dios by Warren W. Wiersbe ♦ En Llamados a ser siervos a Dios el autor nos explica, en su estilo afectuoso y familiar, que hacer y como evaluar lo que estamos hacienda cuando buscamos server a Dios, un servicio que el llama "la tarea mas importante del mundo."  Este libro es para todos los siervos de Dios:  los pastores, los predicadores y los creyentes en general.  Facilitated by Rev. Leo Rodriguez

All classes require a total of 10 hours attendance.  The Session fee is $45.  Cost includes dinner on Friday and lite breakfast and lunch on Saturday, as well as the basic texts required.  Click HERE for the registration form to mail in.

Note:  Lay Servant certification expires after three years.