Leadership Through Education Lay Speaking Classes Available

July 02, 2012

The Great Northern District Lay Servant Ministries is sponsoring six lay speaking courses this fall.

BASIC LAY SPEAKING CLASSES
English Course:
Date: August 2 & 3, 2012
Location: First UMC, 45 Acacia Avenue, Oroville, CA 95966
Instructor: The Rev. Janette Saavedra of Memorial UMC in Clovis
Fee: $20
 
Spanish Course:
Date: September 14 & 15, 2012 (tentative)
Location: Sacramento (tentative)
Instructor: The Rev. Martha Milk of Yerington UMC
Fee: $20 (For more information, contact Rev. Milk at 775.443.7986 or martemlk@gmail.com.)
 
PRAYING ALONE, PRAYING TOGETHER
Date: September 22, 2012 (9 a.m.-4 p.m.)
Location: Ely UMC, 800 Morley Avenue, Ely, NV 89315
Instructor: The Rev. Suzanne Calhoun of Ely UMC
Fee: $20 (No textbooks required.)
 
NEW BASIC LAY SPEAKING (SERVANT) COURSE
Date: October 13 & 20 (9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.)
Location: St. Pau's UMC, 1660 Grandview Avenue, Reno, NV 89503
Instructors: Ron Sachs, Steve Harrison, and Mary Law
Fee: $20 plus textbook
(Students are responsible for ordering the textbook Lay Speaking Ministries Participant's Book Basic Course ($11) from The Upper Room and reading it before class. To purchase the book, go to
www.upperroom.com/bookstore and paste book title in search window, or call 800.972.0433.)
 
DISCOVER YOUR SPIRITUAL GIFTS
Hmong Course:
Date: August 2 & 3, 2012
Location: Hmong for Life Family Camp at First UMC, 45 Acacia Avenue, Oroville, CA 95966
Instructor: The Rev. Paul Joseph Khamdy Yang of First UMC of Roseville
Fee: $20
 
English Course:
Date: October 27, 2012 (9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.)
Location: Aldersgate UMC, 2869 Cohasset Road, Chico, CA 95926
Instructor: The Rev. Neal Neuenburg
Fee: $20 (No textbooks required.)
 
All are welcome to participate. Register online here.
 
 
For more information, contact Jim Frey at 530.842.4980 or jlfrey@att.net or Steve Harrison at 775.626.1932 or dizzydon@charter.net.