Lay Servant Ministry Courses: Teach Adults
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.
This course is designed to help provide you, as church leaders,
with a basic understanding of the ways in which adults learn and grow.
This is one of two courses needed to become an Accredited Lay Servant Ministries Course Instructor for the North Texas Conference.
Participant – Start Here
by Barbara Bruce
DR303 • 978-0-88177-303-3 • $11.00
Leader – Teach Adults
by Diana L. Hynson
DRPDF10 • $8.00 (Available only by PDF download from Upper Room Bookstore.)
- February 24 and 25, 2018: Northwest District. Location: Beverly Drive UMC, 813 N Beverly Dr, Wichita Falls, TX 76306. Contact John Dunlap 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