A LAY SERVANT IS...
An active, supportive member of a United Methodist church
- Eager to serve through the 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 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, contact Conference Lay Servant Ministries Director, Elizabeth Flynn (effective 7/1/2021) at E-mail .
Expiration of the 2-year COVID-19 extension ends Thursday, June 30, 2022. You must attain the required LSM Continuing Education credit of at least one approved LSM Advanced Course.