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 email@example.com or the District contact listed.
Saturday, Nov. 4: North UMC, 3808 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis 46208
Contact: District Director of Lay Servant Ministries - Anthony Swinger; firstname.lastname@example.org; (317) 372-4991
Muncie Riverside UMC on Sundays February 5, 12, and 19.
We will include these courses:
Discover Your Spiritual Gifts
Devotional Life in the Wesleyan Tradition
Assistant Director of Lay Servant Ministries - Jake Ohlemiller; email@example.com; (765) 637-8965
Assistant Director of Lay Servant Ministries - Curtis Banker; firstname.lastname@example.org
Assistant Director of Lay Servant Ministries - Rev. Scott Bell; email@example.com; (812) 234-0776
September 10 - October 1, 2017 - Each Sunday afternoon from 1 p.m.- 4:30 p.m. at Trinity UMC - Classes include: Basic, Beginning Preaching, Advanced Preaching, Lay Pastoral Care Giving and Holy Club-UMC Polity.
February 3 - March 3, 2018 - Each Saturday from 9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at Evangel Heights UMC - Class offerings TBD
March 4 - March 25, 2018 - Each Sunday afternoon from 1 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. at Michigan City First UMC - Class offerings TBD
Contact: District Director of Lay Servant Ministries - Denise Parker; Dparker3434@gmail.com; (574) 361-7243
Saturday, September 23 and 30, 2017 - 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Kemp UMC, 228 N. Main St., Tipton
Contact: District Director of Lay Servant Ministries - Karen Zimmerman; firstname.lastname@example.org; (765) 438-4535
September 10th thru October 8th, Each Sunday from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Taylor Chapel,10145 Maysville Road, Fort Wayne, In 46835
Preaching 1, 2, & 3
Christian Coaching with Dave Neckers
Assistant Director of Lay Servant Ministries - Ginger Booker; email@example.com; (260) 750-1962
Assistant Director of Lay Servant Ministries - Julie Nusbaum; firstname.lastname@example.org; (260) 488-3072
October 21, 2017 8 am - 6 pm ET
Location: Twelve Mile UMC, State Rd. 16
2). Accountable Discipleship
3). Devotional Life in the Wesleyan Tradition
Contact: Director of Lay Servant Ministries - Jean Hoover; email@example.com
August 26 - Marengo UMC - 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Classes: Basic, Leading in Prayer, Living Our United Methodist Beliefs
September 30 - Salem UMC - 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Classes: Basic, Leading Worship, United Methodist Polity
Contact: District Director of Lay Servant Ministries - Bob Wells; firstname.lastname@example.org; (502) 419-6668
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 9 at Batesville UMC – registration – deadline to register is August 26.
“Leading In Prayer” - September 16 at Batesville UMC – deadline to register is September 2.
"You can Preach!" - September 30 at Bloomington St. Paul UMC - deadline to register is September 16.
“Living Our UM Beliefs” - October 14 at Madison Trinity UMC – deadline to register is September 30.
“Discover Your Spiritual Gifts” - November 4 at Versailles Tyson UMC – deadline to register is October 21.
Contact: District Director of Lay Servant Ministries – Sarah Schwab; email@example.com; (318) 548-4156
Sept 23, 2017
Registration 8 am CT, Classes 8:30 - 2:30 pm CT
Location: Blue Grass UMC, 14200 Petersburg Road, Evansville
Courses Offered: Polity and Lay Pastoral Care Giving
Lunch will be provided for class participants.
Contact: District Director of Lay Servant Ministries - Amy Hartig; firstname.lastname@example.org; (812) 453-7346
December 9 at Mt. Pleasant in Terre Haute
Classes offered: Bassic, UMC Heritage, Worship, Preaching, and Prayer.
Contact: District Director of Lay Servant Ministries - Jim Roach; email@example.com; (812) 360-5159