This course helps participants understand spiritual gifts and how the church can use them to fulfill its mission and ministry. Participants will also learn what it means to be a spiritual leader and will be equipped to lead others in exploring and using their spiritual gifts. This course counts toward certification as a Certified Lay Speaker. The course will be taught by Kate Biggs, Certified Lay Minister, online via Zoom. There will be three sessions, on July 6, July 13 and July 20. Homework will be required to complete the course. Students should purchase and read Each One a Minister by William J Carter prior to beginning the course.