Lay Servant Ministry Training

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Lay Servant Training Opportunities Provided by the Red River District
(October-November 2021)

The Red River District will offer Basic and Advanced Lay Servant Training during October-November, 2021.  These courses will be offered via Zoom and are available to our laity from the Tennessee Western Kentucky Conference.  We also welcome our supply pastors to join in this training. To register, please contact the person listed in the course descriptions below. 

Each course meets four times. Class length is 2 hours-2.5 hours.  There is no cost other than the price of the textbook.  A link to order the book will be provided with registration.  

Course: Basic Course in Lay Servant Ministries — Basic Course 

Dates:  October 30, November 6, 13, 20 (all class meetings required) 

Time: Saturday Afternoons (time to be announced) 

Instructor: Rev. Penny Stratton 

Book: Lay Servant Ministries by Sandy Zeigler Jackson and Brian Jackson

To register, contact: Bruce Myers Cell 931-206-2562  

Course:   United Methodist Beliefs  Advanced Course 

Dates:   October 30, November 6, 13, 20 (all class meetings required) 

Time: 3:00-5:00 PM (Saturday afternoons) 

Instructor: Rev. Haley Robinson 

Book: The United Methodist Way: Living Our Beliefs by Kenneth Carder 

To register, contact: Bruce Myers Cell 931-206-2562