Lay Servant Training

 Please note that in order to properly facilitate online trainings, the number of “seats” is limited to 12.  Also, registration will close a week prior to the class date.  Anyone 13 years of age or older may take basic or advanced lay servant training courses.


Online Courses: After paying for the class and registering, you should receive a confirmation email which includes the materials needed for the class and a ZOOM link.  If you have not received the email, please call 505-255-8786 or email


For more information, contact Kathy Jewell at:


Upcoming Trainings:

July 31st – Online – Advanced with Rev. Dr. Doug Mills – Planning Worship

August 7th – In-Person – Advanced with Sandy Correia at FUMC-Roswell – Rediscovering your Spiritual Gifts: 


August 14th – In-Person – Basic with Rev. Kenneth Tidmore, First UMC Clayton, 200 N. 5th Ave, 8 am – 5 pm, $45 + book. Bring a sack lunch.  


August 14th – In-Person – Advanced Lay Servant Class “Focused Prayer,” Nonie Tidmore, First UMC Clayton, 8 am – 5 pm, $45, bring a sack lunch. 


August 27 & 28th – In-Person – Advanced with John Milholland at Bethel UMC-Moriarty – Opening Ourselves to Grace: The Means of Grace and Discipleship. This Bible study explores the practices of Christian faith and life from a Wesleyan tradition. Wesley would teach the church today, just as he taught Methodist societies in eighteenth century England, that organizing around small groups for Christian formation goes a long way to assure that the power of grace will flow through the church into the world. 


Please click below to register through the conference website: