Lay Servant Ministries

Lay Servant Ministry Courses: From Your Heart to Theirs: Delivering an Effective Sermon

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

From Your Heart to Theirs: Delivering an Effective Sermon asterisk

This course moves beyond the basics of public speaking to address the foundations necessary for preparing an engaging sermon. The 5 parts of this helpful experiential guide include: types of sermons – from exegetical to topical to children’s sermons; finding the story and using the hymnal; reading the Bible aloud; communication on paper and moving beyond the paper; and presentation and practice.

TEXT

Participant – From Your Heart to Theirs: Delivering an Effective Sermon
by Tony Franks and David Carroll
DR536 978-0-88177-536-5 $6.00

Leader – From Your Heart to Theirs: Delivering an Effective Sermon
by Tony Franks and David Carroll
DR535 978-0-88177-535-8 $8.00

SCHEDULED


No sessions of this course are currently scheduled.

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.

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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