The deadline to register is February 1
Church of the Shepherd
1601 Woodstone Dr.
St Charles, MO 63304
- BASIC - This basic course is an introductory course designed to equip new leaders and to renew current leaders. The course is foundational for other lay leadership training courses and will cover three main categories of Lay Servant Ministries: leading, caring, and communicating. This course is a prerequisite for advanced courses if you are seeking lay speaker certification.
- Preaching - From Your Heart to Theirs: Delivering an Effective Sermon - Moving beyond the basics of public speaking and the foundations necessary for preparing an engaging sermon, this course also includes types of sermons – from exegetical to topical to children’s sermons - as well as how to find a story, use the hymnal, and how to move from communication on paper to beyond the paper.
- Leading Worship - This advanced course focuses on the ministry of the Lay Servant who either regularly or occasionally leads a group or congregation in worship. Course Book: “Worshiping with United Methodists (Revised)”By Hoyt Hickman. Meets Certified Lay Speaker Requirements
Registration costs $10.00. You must order your own course book!
Bring a sack lunch and snack
If you have any questions, please email Robin Byron at GatewayRlayservant@gmail.com