The Basic Course in Lay Servant Ministries: The Basic Course prepares participants to request recognition as Local Church Lay Servants. The course introduces the three foundational focus areas of Lay Servant Ministries: Caring Ministries, Christian Leadership and Communications. The Basic Course is available in English, Spanish and Korean languages.
The Basic Refresher Course in Lay Servant Ministries: Completion of the four-hour Refresher Course is required every three years in order to retain recognition as a Local Church Lay Servant. Each District tailors the Refresher Course to its needs by selecting two of five modules covering information that Christian leaders need to know to be most effective.
APPROVED ADVANCED COURSES (Required to become or remain a Certified Lay Servant Minister): Advanced Courses in Lay Servant Ministries that are approved for use by The General Board of Discipleship.