Lay Servant Ministry Courses: Children of Abraham
All laity are invited to participate in Lay Servant Ministries courses, not just persons seeking to become a Local Lay Servant or Certified Lay Servant.
Children of Abraham [NEW]
This online class is a beginning, an opportunity to explore the mutual roots in story of the three “Abrahamic religions.” It will focus on what we have in common, how each faith’s wisdom can enrich our own, and how to begin having interfaith conversations. This 5-week pre-Advent spiritual journey. into friendship finishes before Thanksgiving (instead of taking up Advent time). And is very relevant to today’s world.
The Faith Club
by Ranya Idilby, Suzanne Oliver, and Priscilla Warner
ISBN 978-07432-9048-7 • $17.00
(Not available from The Upper Room)
- February 15 – March 24, 2018 (online). Contact BeADisciple.com to register.
General Information about Advanced Courses
Advanced courses equip the Local Lay Servant 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.
Watch for these symbols next to the course title:
Core Advanced Courses are recommended as your first advanced LSM courses after the Basic Course is completed.
Meets a requirement for Lay Speaker designation
Meets a requirement for course instructor accreditation