Los Rios District Lay Servant Ministries will offer two Basic Lay Servant trainings and one on Preaching in 2019. Cost per class is $25 (includes lunch).
Basic Lay Servant Training will be offered Saturday, September 14 at St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Vacaville with Akasha Fakava as instructor – and on Saturday, September 21 at First UMC, Sacramento with Rev. Matthew Pearson as instructor.
The Lay Servant Ministries Preaching class will be offered on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at Davis UMC. Los Rios District Superintendent, Rev. Schuyler Rhodes, will instruct.
The text for Basic is Lay Servant Ministries Basic Course, ISBN Code: 9780881776263; cost of book on Cokesbury and Amazon: $11.
The texts for Preaching are Called to Preach by Dawn Chesser, DRPDF876 - $8 (PDF only) and From Pew to Pulpit by Clifton F. Guthrie, ISBN Code: 9780687066605, cost of book on Cokesbury $10.79.
Please read the relevant text(s) before coming to class, and please pre-register online: