Lay Speaking Class (Basic) - Waycross First UMC, Waycross
Friday, October 25, 2019 to Saturday, October 26, 2019

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Lay Speaker Training
Basic Lay Speaking Course

Oct. 25 - Oct. 26: Waycross First UMC, Waycross

Lay Speaker
A lay speaker is a professing member of a local church who is ready and desirous to serve the Church, and who is well informed on and committed to the Scriptures and the doctrine, heritage, organization, and life of The United Methodist Church. A lay speaker has completed the required training courses in lay speaking and has been approved by a district or annual conference committee on lay speaking. Lay speakers serve the local church by witnessing to the Christian faith through spoken communication, church and community leadership, and caregiving ministries. When certified, the lay speaker may conduct services of worship, preach, and lead study sessions as requested by the pastor or the district superintendent.

Friday: 6:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Registration fee for the class is $25.  
This fee covers all materials and lunch on Saturday.
(Note: Basic Lay Speaking class must be completed before taking Advanced Class)