Bold plus asterisk (*) indicates course is required to become a Lay Speaker. Click on district name to find enrollment deadline. For online courses, please note enrollment opening date. Note: enrollment periods end prior to the week of the class so you have enough time to complete the pre-class readings.
FOR ALL COURSES: You must order and read the required text prior to the class.
March 11 – Corridor District: 7:30 – 4:30, Haw River UMC. Basic Course, Discover Your Spiritual Gifts* and Preaching*
March 11 – Gateway District: New Hope UMC – Rowland. Leading Worship* and United Methodist History*.
March 18 – Beacon District: 9:00 – 5:00, First UMC-Washington. Leading Bible Study, Planning Worship, God’s Mission – Our Journey
March 18 – Sound District: 8:30 – 4:30, St. James UMC. Basic Course
March 25 – Capital District: 8:30 – 4:00, Fremont UMC. Basic Course and Preaching*.
April 1 – Capital District: 8:30 – 4:00, United Methodist Building (Garner). Basic Course and Spiritual Gifts*
April 1 – Fairway District: 8:30 – 5:00, The Apex Peak Campus (1200 North Salem Street, Apex, NC.) Basic Course, Transforming Evangelism, Living Our Beliefs(Heritage)*, Spiritual Gifts*, Storytelling.
September 16 – Beacon District: 9:00 – 5:00, Mt. Olivet (Manteo). Afire with God (Stewardship) and Discover Your Spiritual Gifts*