The Northwest District of the United Methodist Church (of which we
are a part) is offering a Lay Servant Workshop. These courses are great
for anyone who wants to learn about being a Methodist, how to do more for your
church, how to help your pastor and congregation in a vaariety of ways.
- Basic Course:
- Lay Servant Ministries: Basic Course.
- Discover how you can more
effectively plug in the service of Christ through the local church. Learn
more about the United Methodist Church, especially the role of the laity as
servants of the Lord.
- Advance Course (Option 1):
- Lay Servants Lead in Conflict Resolution.
- We all have to deal with conflicts
from time to time, whether it is in the church or places where we work and
play. Lay servants can be equipped and empowered to help led through
- Advance Course (Option 2):
- United Methodist Polity. An overview of the
structure and organization of The United Methodist Church. Course will
connect denominational governance and organization to or beliefs, as well as
See the event brochure for a description of each of the three
Date: Saturday, November 10,
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Smithville U.M.C. (505 NW Highway 169, Smithville, MO
Cost: $20 per course; includes lunch.
Deadline: October 29, 2018
View or download the Brochure\Registration
form (pdf file).