The NM Conference is one of the leaders in the entire UMC connection for utilizing the gifts of its laity in the mission field. Two of the many ways that laity serve are Lay Servants and Certified Lay Ministers. Information and contacts are available here.
LAY SERVANT MINISTRY
John Milholland, Albuquerque District Director of Lay Servants
Jane Sutherland, Clovis District Director of Lay Servants
Frances Gonzales, El Paso Sub-District Director of Lay Servants
Jody Wallin, Odessa Sub-District Director of Lay Servants
LAY SERVANT MINISTRIES SCHOOL
Lay Servant Ministers please note: The 2004 General Conference determined that for a Local Church to be current, their Certified Lay Servants must maintain an active status by completing a course or facilitating a course every 3 years.
For additional information contact: Pastor Frances Gonzalez, 915-240-1783 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Lay Servant Training – ABQ – October 19-20, 2018
Covenant UMC, ABQ – 8510 Wyoming Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113
Phone: (505) 822-8828
Two Advanced Courses – Story Telling and Worship Design.
Fall 2018 ABQ Lay Servant Training Brochure