Catawba Valley Lay Servant Training

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This event recurs Weekly on Sunday from Sunday, August 5, 2018 to Sunday, August 26, 2018

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Catawba Valley District Office
166 East Main Ave
Gastonia, 28052

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Jana Alexander

Catawba Valley Lay Servant Training will be offered on Sunday afternoons: August 5, 12, 19, and 26.

3:00 – 5:30 pm
Aldersgate UMC
1207 West Dixon Blvd., Shelby, NC 28152


 Each course listed below consists of four Sunday afternoon class meetings. Attendance will be required all four days in order to complete the 10 hours needed for certification.

Basic Lay Servant Training

This basic course is the first course that must be completed by each Lay Servant. This 4-week course serves as the prerequisite for all Advanced Level Lay Servant courses.

Instructors: Pete Ross and Patricia Withrow


Preaching: The Art of Telling the Story

** This is an advanced course. Prerequisite: Basic Lay Servant Class ** 

Instructor: Rev. Teresa Blanton

This course is designed to be of interest for both those who have never taken the Preaching class, and also those who have taken our Preaching class before.  The emphasis is on telling your story, and it uses a different text book from the earlier Preaching course.

Leading Prayer 

** This is an advanced course. Prerequisite: Basic Lay Servant Class ** 

Instructors: Jesse Caldwell and Dick Strachan

 Cost for each Lay Speaking course is $25 per student, which includes the cost of your text book.

Deadline for Registration is July 31, 2018.  All checks must be received in our office by July 31.

To register, click on the "Register" button on the right side of this screen.

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