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The 2019 Wesleyan District Lay Minister Training Conference/Academy was held on Saturday, April 6th at Chapel Hill United Methodist Church in Buckhannon, WV. The theme for this season’s Academy was “Becoming Passionate Spiritual Leaders” and over fifty Lay Servants, Certified Lay Ministers, lay leadership and clergy were in attendance from around the state. Opening Worship started at 8:00am, with introductions...

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Courses being offered: Intro to Lay Ministry Basic Course This course is for persons discerning a call to proclaim the presence and power of God through serving in their local churches. Basic principles of proclaiming the Word of God through worship leadership, preaching, witnessing, teaching, and service form the framework for the class. This class will include leading a 5-10 minute devotion during the afternoon. This course is...

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We are pleased to be able to offer this course for the first time in the Wesleyan District, and it is a great course for the Certified Lay Servant, Certified Lay Speaker and Certified Lay Minister to continue their certification.  We are honored and blessed to have the Rev. Janet Harman teaching this course for us this year. Rev. Harman is an ordained Deacon-Retired in the WV Annual Conference and is a WV Licensed Professional...

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