Lay Servant Training Opportunities – February and March 2021

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Courses in Spanish and English are Available

The Memphis and Tennessee Conferences have joined together to offer Basic and Advanced Lay Servant Training.  These courses will be offered via zoom and are available to our laity from both sides of the river!  We also encourage and welcome our Supply Pastors to join in this training. We are expanding our class sizes in order to accommodate as many students as possible.  To register, please contact the persons listed in the course descriptions below.  

Las Conferencias de Memphis y Tennessee se han unido para ofrecer entrenamiento básico y avanzado de servidores laicos en español. ¡Estos cursos se ofrecerán a través de Zoom y están disponibles para nuestros laicos desde ambos lados del río! También alentamos y damos la bienvenida a nuestros pastores laicos a unirse a esta formación. Siempre tratamos de acomodar a tantos estudiantes como sea posible.  Para registrarse, póngase en contacto con las personas que aparecen en las descripciones del curso a continuación. Cada curso se reúne cuatro veces. La duración de la clase es de 2 horas-2.5 horas.

 

Curso: Curso Básico en Español el Ministerios de Servicio Laicos

Fechas: viernes 26 de febrero, 5, 12, 19 de marzo (todas las reuniones de clase requeridas)

Hora: 7:00 PM

Instructor: Reverendo David Martínez

Libro: Guía del Participante del Curso Básico de lay Servant

Ministries – Edición Español por Sandy Zeigler Jackson y Brian Jackson

Para registrarse, comuníquese con: Bruce Myers myersb@apsu.edu Cell 931-206-2562

 

Curso: Vida devocional en la tradición Wesleyana (Curso Avanzado)

Fechas: viernes 26 de febrero, 5, 12, 19 de marzo (todas las reuniones de clase requeridas)

Hora: 7:00 PM

Instructor: Rev. Víctor Pérez

Book: La Vida Devocional en la Tradición Wesleyana by Steve Harper

Para registrarse, comuníquese con: Bruce Myers myersb@apsu.edu Cell 931-206-2562


Course: Basic Course Lay Servant Ministries — The Basic Course

Dates and time:  March 12, 6:00-8:00 pm, March 13, 8:00 am-6:00 pm.

Instructor: Rev. Christine Penner

Books: Lay Servant Ministries by Sandy Zeigler Jackson and Brian Jackson, Your Spiritual Gifts Inventory by Charles V. Bryant

To register, contact: Barbara Zimmerman, barbara.zimmerman@tnumc.com  Phone:931-526-1343

 

Advanced Courses:

Course: From Your Heart to Theirs, Delivering an Effective Sermon

Dates and time:  March 12, 6:00-8:00 pm, March 13, 8:00 am-6:00 pm.

Instructor: Rev. Steven Lee

Book: From Your Heart to Theirs, Delivering an Effective Sermon, by Tony Franks and David Carroll

To register, contact: Barbara Zimmerman, barbara.zimmerman@tnumc.com  Phone:931-526-1343

 

Course: Polity, Practice, and the Mission of the UMC

Dates and time:  March 12, 6:00-8:00 pm, March 13, 8:00 am-6:00 pm.

Instructor: Rev. Ken Wallace

Book: Polity, Practice, and the Mission of the UMC, 2006 Edition, by Thomas Edward Frank

To register, contact: Barbara Zimmerman, barbara.zimmerman@tnumc.com  Phone:931-526-1343

 

Course: Shaping the Prayers of the People, the Art of Intercession.

Dates and time:  March 12, 6:00-8:00 pm, March 13, 8:00 am-6:00 pm.

Instructor: Rev. Diantha McLeod

Book: Shaping the Prayers of the People, the Art of Intercession by Samuel Wells and Abigail Kocher

To register, contact: Barbara Zimmerman, barbara.zimmerman@tnumc.com  Phone:931-526-1343

 

Course: Transforming Evangelism – Advanced Course

Dates: February 26, March 5, 12, 19 (all class meetings required)

Time: 7:00 PM

Instructor: Rev. Willie Lyle

Book: Transforming Evangelism-The Wesleyan Way of Sharing Faith By

Henry H. Knight III

To register, contact: Bruce Myers myersb@apsu.edu Cell 931-206-2562

 

Course: Leading Worship – Advanced Course

Dates: February 26, March 5, 12, 19 (all class meetings required)

Time: 6:30 PM

Instructors: Rev. Brian Marcoulier and Rev. Debi Tyree

Books: Worshiping with United Methodists (Revised) by Hoyt Hickman

Recommended Resources: The United Methodist Hymnal

The United Methodist Book of Worship

To register, contact: Bruce Myers myersb@apsu.edu  Cell 931-206-2562


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