RISEM Lay Servant Academy

            RISEM District Lay Academy

Location: Memorial United Methodist Church

176 Somerset Ave, Taunton, MA 02780

Date: Saturday November 11 & 18, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM           

Cost: $20.00 (Book Included)


Basic Lay Servant Course

Leader: Ginny Doran

*Basic course meets the initial requirement for becoming a Certified Lay Servant.


Advance Lay Servant Course(s)

Course Title                                            Leader

  1. Discover Your Spiritual Gifts  lead  by Gayle Kerr
  2. From Pew to Pulpit (Preaching) lead by Sandy Sweet           
  3. Evangelism lead by Johnell Norton & Lorraine Foster                                  
  4. Life Together in the UM Connection lead by Rebecca Hewett and Jen Jordan
  5. Leading Worship leader TBD       

*Advance course meet the requirement for becoming Certified Lay Servant.




For Course description please view the website: https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/resources/lay-servant-ministries-catalog

What to Bring?

A bag of lunch, Bible, pencil, pen, and note book.

Beverages and Desserts will be Provided.


To register for a class please contact the District Registrar Jen Jordan Email: risem.layregistrar@gmail.com Phone: 508-846-5862