2019 Lay Servant Ministries Fall Trainings

Smoky Mountain District


The Smoky Mountain District Lay Servant Ministries Committee is hosting several  lay servant training opportunities in our District (basic and advanced) for 2019.

Registration is now open for the Fall Courses.  


Basic Lay Servant Training Course

                           Friday, September 6 - 5:30 to 9:00 p.m. (dinner at 5:00 p.m.)

       & Saturday, September 7 - 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (lunch provided)

Franklin First UMC

(66 Harrison Avenue, Franklin)

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Advanced Lay Servant Training Course – “Evangelism”

Saturday, September 7 & Saturday, September 14

9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. each Saturday (lunch provided)

First-Sylva UMC

(77 Jackson Street, Sylva)

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Cost: $30.00 per course 

Attendance at both days is required. Advance courses require your pastor’s approval.

The church is encouraged to pay the registration fee. If the cost of the course prevents anyone from registering, please contact the District Office for financial assistance.

If you are unable to register online, please contact the District Office at (828) 454‑6820.
















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