Northwest District Lay Servant Academy

Fun with Polity

January 6, 13, 20 & 27, 2024

(participants must attend all sessions)

9:00 am - 11:45 am (CT) 10:00 am -12:45 pm (ET)

Zoom meeting only

Zoom link will be sent by email

Fun with Polity! - The Book of Discipline Made Simple.  An overview of the structure and organization of The United Methodist Church...made FUN!

Cost:  $15.00 per person

Payment Information:  Visa and MasterCard accepted

Please print a copy of your registration for your receipt.

Check payments must be mailed within 7 days of registration.  Please include a copy of your invoice with your check.

Make checks payable to INUMC

Mail to:
Attn:  Lisa Timmerman
301 Pennsylvania Parkway, #300
Carmel, IN 46280

Registration deadline:  December 31, 2023 at 11:59 pm or when maximum number of registrants is reached.

Cancellation policy:   cancellations must be received via email to by 11:59 pm on December 31, 2023 to be eligible for a refund less processing fee.  No refunds after this date.

Led by Pastor Mike Settles.  

Text:  The Method of our Mission of Our Mission: United Methodist Polity and Organization by Laceye C. Warner.  The book is available on Amazon for $20.99 and in Kindle version for $19.94.  You may also purchase it through or  A copy of the UMC Book of Discipline would be helpful, but is not required.  This class meets the Polity requirement for those seeking to become Certified Lay Speakers.