Lay Servant Ministry Training Opportunities
Lay Servant Ministry Training Opportunities are available throughout the 10 Districts in the Indiana Conference. Information for classes is listed according to Districts, however those interested can take a class in any District.
If you have questions please contact Natalie Macy at firstname.lastname@example.org or the District contact listed.
November 10, 2018: 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. - Chapel Hill UMC
Contact: District Director of Lay Servant Ministries - Anthony Swinger; email@example.com; (317) 372-4991
September 8 and 15: 9 a.m to 3p.m. - First UMC New Castle - BASIC, Leading Prayer, Accountable Discipleship
Director of Lay Servant Ministries - Jake Ohlemiller; firstname.lastname@example.org; (765) 637-8965
Fall 2018 classes TBD
Contact: District Director of Lay Servant Ministries - Denise Parker; Dparker3434@gmail.com; (574) 361-7243
Saturday, October 13 and October 20 - 9am to 3pm, Kokomo Grace United Methodist Church, 219 W Mulberry St, Kokomo, IN 46901.
Basic Lay Servant Ministries Course
Contact: District Director of Lay Servant Ministries - Karen Zimmerman; email@example.com; (765) 438-4535
October 14 through November 11, Time TBD, Calvary UMC.
Assistant Director of Lay Servant Ministries - Ginger Booker; firstname.lastname@example.org; (260) 750-1962
Assistant Director of Lay Servant Ministries - Julie Nusbaum; email@example.com; (260) 488-3072
Fall 2018 Dates TBD
Contact: Director of Lay Servant Ministries - Jean Hoover; firstname.lastname@example.org
Fall 2018 Dates and locations:
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. August 11, 2018
Wesley Chapel UMC
Floyds Knobs, IN 47119
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., September 29
Scottsburg, IN 47170
August 11 - Introduction to Lay Ministry, Discover your spiritual gifts, Living out United Methodist beliefs, Life Together in the United Methodist Connection, Leading Worship, Leading prayer, Called to preach, Ministry and Mission, Justice in every day life, Leading missional small groups.
September 29 - Introduction to Lay Ministry, Discover your spiritual gifts, Devotional life in the Wesleyan tradition, Life Together in the United Methodist Connection, Planning worship, Leading public prayer, You can preach!, God's mission...our journey, Lay pastoral caregiving.
Contact: District Director of Lay Servant Ministries - R.C. Muhlbaier; email@example.com; (502) 905-2707
All classes are from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Cost is $10 per class payable to INUMC. Participants purchase the necessary book for each course.
September 29, 2018: Bloomington St. Paul UMC - Deadline to register September 15, 2018
"Lay Servants Lead in Conflict Resolution" - August 11, 2018: Bloomington St. Paul UMC - Deadline to register July 28, 2018
"Aging and Ministry in the 21st Century" - August 18, 2018: Madison Trinity UMC - Deadline to register August 4, 2018
"Living Our United Methodist Beliefs" - September 8, 2018 Rockford UMC - Deadline to register August 25, 2018
"From Your Heart to Theirs: Delivering an Effective Sermon" - October 13, 2018: Tanner Valley UMC - Deadline to register September 29, 2018
Contact: District Director of Lay Servant Ministries – Sarah Schwab; firstname.lastname@example.org; (318) 548-4156
September 15, 2018: Location: Blue Grass UMC, 14200 Petersburg Road, Evansville
Registration 8 am CT, Classes 8:30 - 2:30 pm CT
Cost is $10 per class payable to INUMC. Participants purchase the necessary book for each course.
Lunch will be provided for class participants.
Contact: District Director of Lay Servant Ministries - Amy Hartig; email@example.com; (812) 453-7346
Saturday, September 8, 2018
Mt. Pleasant UMC
Cost: $15 per person for lunch and building fees, please purchase materials after registering
Please register by August 24th
You Can Preach!
United Methodist Heritage
Lay Pastoral Care Giving
United Methodist Polity
Discover Your Spiritual Gifts
Leading in Prayer
Contact: District Director of Lay Servant Ministries - Jim Roach; firstname.lastname@example.org; (812) 360-5159