North Texas Conference Laity

Seeking Fruitfulness

Living, Leading and Developing Laity Fruitfulness

Laity Seeking Fruitfulness
“Just as our heavenly Father in Christ came to our aid, so we ought freely to help those around us, both materially and spiritually. We should, as it were, become Christs to one another, that Christ may be seen in all. We are called Christians not because Christ is absent from us, but because he dwells in us. He transfigures us in his image, that we may act towards others as he acts.”-
Martin Luther, 1483-1546

We are called to engage in God’s work in the church as well as in the world. The North Texas Conference provides a wide range of opportunities for those wishing to serve.

For more information, contact a member of the Board of Laity by calling the North Texas Conference office at 972-526-5000 or toll free 800-969-8201. For a list of Board of Laity members, please click here.

2017 Harry Denman Evangelism Laity Award Recipients

The 2017 Dr. Harry Denman Award for Evangelism was awarded to the Rev Debbie Lyons, Caddo Mills UMC, as the Clergy winner; Caroline Farish, Flower Mound UMC, as the Youth winner; and Susan Anderson, Lake Cities UMC, as the Adult winner.

Youth Recipient: Caroline Farish

Adult Recipient: Susan Anderson

Lay Minister — Chuck Knows Church

Lay Leader News

  • 3rd Annual Laity Event – A Common Fount of the Laity: August 19, 2017
    Common Fount

    A New Creation – A Common Fount of the Laity For ALL Laity Saturday, August 19, 2017 The Conference Committee on Lay Servant Ministries, joined this year by the Board of Laity, announces “A Common Fount of the Laity,” the 3rd annual conference-wide event. After opening with prayer, greetings, and song, Bishop Mike McKee will…

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  • District Laity Days with Bishop Michael McKee 2017
    Laity Day 2017 Live Streaming

    Participate via Live Streaming Bishop Michael McKee will once again email, text, and tweet with lay members across the Annual Conference on Saturday, March 18, 2017, during the live-streaming of North Central District’s Laity Day With the Bishop. Anyone and everyone in the North Texas Conference — no matter the District — is invited and…

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