DISTRICT DISCIPLESHIP TEAM CLASSES & INFORMATION

STATE COLLEGE DISTRICT

2022 LAY DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNTIES

Our Vision: Encourage, Equip, Empower, Everyone to Reach, Teach and Serve

To encourage all lay people to engage in learning and not just those

who are called to be Lay Servants/Lay Speakers.

LEADING WORSHIP - This class will be offered in the fall

Leader: Rev Laura King

Dates: June 15, 22 & 29 beginning at 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. – with an option of ZOOM

Place: Woolrich Community UMC

Meet your basic requirement for ten hours of study June 15th, 22nd, & 29th on leading worship. The class will meet from 9 AM – 12:30 PM at the Woolrich Community UMC on those dates with an option for zooming for those far away or unable to be here in person. GPS will get you here if you come to 1080 Park Avenue Lock Haven PA 17745. Participants will purchase their own materials. Register by emailing Rev. Laura King at lking@susumc.org

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Advanced Lay Servant Course:

Life Together in the United Methodist Connection (UM Polity)

This course gives participants an overview of the structure and organization of The United Methodist Church.

This course will be hybrid. You may attend in person or by Zoom.

Required books:

· a copy of the 2016 Book of Discipline (check with Pastor to borrow theirs, or a church copy to borrow)

· Polity, Practice, and Mission of the UM Church by Thomas Edward Frank

OR

· The Method of Our Mission by Laceye C. Warner

Tentative Dates: Saturdays, September 10, 17, 24

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Location: Bald Eagle Valley Community, 111 Runville Rd. in Wingate

(behind the Sheetz on Eagle Valley Road and next to BEA school)

Class Leader: Rev. Dr. Nancy Hale

Watch for registration information!