Lay Servant Ministries

Lay Servant Ministry Courses: Aging and Ministry in the 21st Century

Lay Servant MinistriesAll laity are invited to participate in Lay Servant Ministries courses, not just persons seeking to become a Certified Lay Servant.

Aging and Ministry in the 21st Century

This course offers a perceptive and practical guide for leaders who are interested in building ministry for older adults. But it also provides thought-provoking questions about aging and promotes an understanding of the processes that we all will experience if we live long enough. Recommended for all who live within an aging community or congregation.

TEXT

Participant – Aging and Ministry in the 21st Century
by Richard H. Gentzler, Jr.
DR540 978-0-887177-540-2 $13.00

Leader – In Ministry with Boomers and Beyond
by Richard H. Gentzler, Jr.
DRPDF595 $8.00
(Available only as a PDF download at Upper Room Bookstore.)

SCHEDULED

No sessions of this course are currently scheduled.

General Information about Advanced Courses

Advanced courses equip the laity for service in many facets of lay ministry and congregational leadership. Completion of one Advanced Course after the Basic Course is required to become a Certified Lay Servant. Specified Advanced Courses are required to achieve the designation of Lay Speaker.

Texts can be ordered through Cokesbury.com or Amazon.com (use ISBN order #) or Upper Room Bookstore (use DR item #)

Watch for these symbols next to the course title:

North Texas Conference Lay Servant Ministries Core Advanced Courses are recommended as your first advanced LSM courses after the Basic Course is completed.
North Texas Conference Lay Servant Ministries Meets a requirement for Lay Speaker designation
North Texas Conference Lay Servant Ministries Meets a requirement for course instructor accreditation

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