Northwest District Called to Preach Hybrid

May 22, June 5, 2023 - 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm (ET) via Zoom


June 17, 2023 8:00 am to 1:00 pm in person at Congress Street UMC, 2010 Congress Street, Lafayette IN

Called to Preach meets the preaching requirement for those seeking to become Certified Lay Speakers.  It is designed for those who have not completed formal preaching training, for pastors seeking a refresher course, and for others who are called upon to preach in a pastor's absence.  Participants should note that the first 2 sessions are via Zoom and the last session is in person.  They must attend all 3 sessions. 

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:  May 19, 2023 at 11:59 pm

Cancellation policy:   cancellations must be received via email to by 11:59 pm on May 19, 2023 to be eligible for a refund less processing fee.  No refunds after this date.

The required text is: From Pew to Pulpit by Clinton F. Guthrie.  It is available through Amazon for $10.99 or in Kindle version for $9.99.  The instructor is Pastor Branden Scott.