The 2018 annual meeting of the Southeastern Jurisdiction Association of Annual Conference and District Directors of Lay Servant Ministries will be held July 12-14, 2018, at First United Methodist Church, Montgomery, Alabama.
This event is open to ALL Lay Servants, Lay Speakers, Lay Ministers, and those that want to start in the LSM program. We will also have a business meeting, and our worship will feature preaching by Bishop David Graves, resident Bishop of the Alabama-West Florida Conference.
Registration and hotel details coming soon!
Courses to be offered will be as follows:
Taught by Beverly Maddox, Lay Leader of the Alabama-West Florida Conference
Lay Servants Lead in Conflict Resolution
taught by Rev. June Jernigan, Director of Ministerial Services and Assistant to the Bishop
Conference and District Directors Training
taught by Mary Williams, President, Southeastern Jurisdiction Association of Annual Conference Directors of Lay Servant Ministries, and Janet Sligar, Vice President, Association of Annual Conference Directors of Lay Servant Ministries and Conference Director of the North Georgia Conference
From Your Heart to Theirs: Delivering an Effective Sermon
taught by Rev. Steve Kopp, Senior Minister, Memorial UMC, Selma, Alabama
Leading Missional Small Groups
taught by Judy Reiter, former Conference Director of Lay Servant Ministries, Alabama-West Florida Conference
taught by Rev. Jackie Slaughter, Senior Minister, Metropolitan UMC, Montgomery, Alabama