Lay Servant Ministry Training

Lay Servant Training Opportunities – January and February 2021

The Memphis and Tennessee Conferences have joined together to offer Basic and Advanced Lay Servant Training.  These courses will be offered via zoom and are available to our laity from both sides of the river!  We also encourage and welcome our Supply Pastors to join in this training. We are expanding our class sizes in order to accommodate as many students as possible.  To register, please contact the persons listed in the course descriptions below.  

Course: Basic Course in Lay Servant Ministries — The Basic Course
Dates and time:  January 10, 17, 24, 31 3:00-5:00 PM
Instructor: Rev. Phoebe Jowers
Book: Lay Servant Ministries by Sandy Zeigler Jackson and Brian Jackson
To register, contact: Bruce Myers myersb@apsu.edu Cell 931-206-2562

Course: Introduction to Lay Servant Ministries: The Basic Course
Dates and time:  January 25, January 28. 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Book: Lay Servant Ministries by Sandy Zeigler Jackson and Brian Jackson
To register, contact: Susan Davidson  susanandsissy@gmail.com

Course:   United Methodist Beliefs – Advanced Course
Dates and time:  January 9, 16, 23, 30 3:00-5:00 PM
Instructor: Rev. Haley Robinson
Book: The United Methodist Way: Living Our Beliefs by Kenneth Carder
To register, contact: Bruce Myers myersb@apsu.edu Cell 931-206-2562

Course: Preaching – Advanced Course
Dates and time:  January 9, 16, 23, 30 9:00-11:00 AM
Instructor:  Rev. Joel Nulty
Book: From Pew to Pulpit by Clifton F. Guthrie
To register, contact: Bruce Myers myersb@apsu.edu Cell: 931-206-2562

Course: Called to Preach – Advanced Course
Dates and time:  February 8, February 11. 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Book: From Pew to Pulpit by Clifton F. Guthrie
Instructor:  Dr. Phillip CookContact:  Susan Davidson  susanandsissy@gmail.com