Introduction to Lay Ministry:  The Basic Course

March 6, 2021 

9:00 am to 5:00 pm (ET)

Congress Street United Methodist Church

2010 Congress Street

Lafayette IN

Presuming Covid will still be a concern, we will be practicing social distancing with masks required

This course is foundational for all courses in Lay Servant Ministries.  Participants are encouraged to discover & employ their personal spiritual gifts as God intended and to consider the importance of exercising servant leadership, developing future leaders, remaining rooted in consistent spiritual practices, and being part of an accountability group.  This is a required class for becoming a Certified Lay Servant or a Certified Lay Speaker.  

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:  Maximum number of registrants OR February 28, 2021 at 11:59 pm - whichever comes first

Cancellation policy:   cancellations must be received via email to by 11:59 pm on February 28, 2021 to be eligible for a refund less processing fee.  No refunds after this date.


Required text:  Lay Servant Ministries Participants Book by Sandy Zeigler Jackson and Brian Jackson.  The book is available on Amazon for $11; Kindle version is $9.99.  Participants must read the book BEFORE the class.