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Frederick District Lay Servant Academy

Saturday, February 24, 2018, 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM

Leading Worship

This advanced course in Lay Servant Ministries focuses on the ministry of the Lay Servant who either regularly or occasionally leads a group, class, organization, or the congregation in worship. The course is grounded in the classic patterns of Christian worship and the practices of leading worship. Participants will come to understand more about Christian worship in order to lead worship with more confidence. They will practice leading worship in a variety of formats throughout the course.
Required Text: Worshiping with United Methodist (Revised)
Bunker Hill UMC
           9887 Winchester Avenue, Bunker Hill, WV 25413
       Instructor: Pastor Danny Breidenbaugh
           Date:  February 17 and February 24
         Time:  9:00 AM—2:30 PM
Cost: $35
                (Registration Deadline: February 2, 2018)

This course qualifies as a lay servant certification credit after completing a basic course. This course also qualifies as a credit for the certified lay speaker track.


 Leading Bible Study 

This course opens a new world for many lay servants who have not had professional training in biblical interpretation. It reminds us as United Methodists that Bible Study and biblical interpretation are a core part of our spiritual journey.
Required Text: Biblical Interpretation: A Roadmap by Sharon Ringe and Frederick Tiffany
Jackson Chapel UMC
           5609 Ballenger Creek Pike, Frederick, MD 21703
       Instructor: Pastor  David Fossett
           Date:  February 17 and February 24
           Time:  9:00 AM—2:30 PM
         Cost: $35
                (Registration Deadline: February 2, 2018)

Time: Saturday February 24, 2018 9:00am