Lay Servant Courses
Please check with your respective district about the status of lay servant courses due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Finger Lakes District
Genesee Valley District
Mountain View District
Niagara Frontier District
Northern Flow District
If you are interested in Certified Lay Ministry, prerequisites are the Basic Course and Discovering Your Spiritual Gifts. It is highly recommended that the five additional courses for Certified Lay Speaker be taken.
Basic Course: Basic Lay Servant
October 19, 22, 26, 29: 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Course Fee: $15
To register, contact Arlene Schmidt at email@example.com
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Thursday, September 10 & 17: 6 - 9 p.m.
Saturday, September 12 & 19: 8 - 11 a.m.
Course Fee: $25 ($10 for class and $15 for the book)
Facilitator: Rev. David Wickins
Come to the Table
Tuesdays & Thursdays, September 15, 17, 22 & 24: 6:30 - 9 p.m.
Facilitator: Rev. Jamie Stevens
To register, contact Rosemary DiIorio at the Binghamton District Office at (607) 748-0662.
Make checks payable to UNYAC and mail to:
Binghamton District Office
53 McKinley Avenue
Endicott, NY 13760
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Advanced Course: United Methodist Heritage
Wednesdays, beginning October 14: 6 - 8 p.m.
Course Fee: $25 ($15 for class and $10 for the book)
Instructor: George Ramseyer
Basic Lay Servant Course
Nov. 7 - 8: 8:30 a.m. Saturday - 11 a.m. Sunday
Asbury Retreat Center
Instructor: Carmen FS Vianese
Register deadline: Oct. 23
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Basic Lay Servant Class
Sept. 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12, & 19: 7 p.m.
Instructors: Peter O’Neill & Larry Crandell
Lay Pastoral Care Giving
Sept. 16, 23, 30, Oct 7 & 14: 7 p.m.
Instructor: Susan Silhan
The deadline to register is Sept. 4.
Course fee: $15 plus costs of books
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