Our Lay Servants are important leaders in the life of the church.  For many, it's the first rung on the ladder to being prepared to live into their calling.

Certification & Information
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.
  • Local Church Lay Servant (LCLS) – Completion of a Basic Class
  • Certified Lay Servant (CLS) – Completion of an Advanced Class.  CLS certification must be renewed every 3 years. The CLS must submit an annual report to their local Charge Conference. 
  • Resources - BeADisciple.com or umdiscipleship.org/resources

Upcoming Trainings:

Basic Lay Servant Class, October 8, 9 am – 4 pm, via Zoom: Register

Lay Servant Courses offered: 2022 Lay Servant Course Calendar


Kathy Jewell, Lay Servant Training Director email
Bernice Hughes, ABQ email
Jon Hendricks, El Paso email
Charlie Powell, Clovis email