Long Island East District
Monday, September 25, 2017
of the New York Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church
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 All of the classes offered during Spring 2017 for Lay Servants may also be used to fulfil Lay Speaker requirements.
For more info contact 
Michele F. Sanchez Co-Director Lay Servant Ministries Committee
Cell: 516-306-4960
Email: michelefsanchez3949@gmail.com

Lay Servant Ministries

 Information for Lay  Servants

The Basic Class is for those who wish to become Local Church Lay Servants, trained to serve in caring, leading and communication ministries in their home churches.
--> To reach this goal, take the Basic Course that will be offered in 2018.
the Advanced Class is for those who wish to become (or continue as) Certified Lay Servants.  Participants must  take the Basic Class first.  
--> To achieve or to maintain this level, take one of the advanced classes that will be offered in 2018.
Basic Class application
Advanced Class application  
Word document  or   PDF   

Here are links to Annual Reports for: 
  • Local Lay Servant ( PDF )
  • Certified Lay Servant (PDF )
  • Certified Lay Speaker ( PDF )
  • Certified Lay Minister ( PDF )

What's the difference between a Lay Servant and a Lay Speaker?
The titles have changed. To find out....