Laity Training

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
505-286-4863         milholland93@q.com

Jane Sutherland, Clovis District Director of Lay Servants
575-551-4086    djsutherland@tularosa.net

Frances Gonzales, El Paso Sub-District Director of Lay Servants
915-240-1783   fgonza49@yahoo.com

Jody Wallin, Odessa Sub-District Director of Lay Servants
432-337-1527  jody@fumcodessa.org

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 fgonza49@yahoo.com

Lay Servant Ministry Training in El Paso – Sept. 22, 2018

Not Just A Clergy Thing!
All Christians Are Called To Serve Basic Course – Lay Servant Ministries
Advanced Course – “Lay Pastoral Care Ministry”
Date: Saturday September 22nd, 2018 – 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
Place: St. Mark’s United Methodist, El Paso, TX
Cost: $40.00 per person (Meal & Snacks included)
Who May Attend: Every Christian who desires to learn how to serve God in new ways.
Pre-Registration IS REQUIRED!
Study materials and Pre-Class homework will be assigned.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS AUGUST 30th: Click here