Lay Servant Ministries by Sandy Zeigler Jackson with Brian Jackson
This is an overview course that provides helpful background for all laypersons in service in the church and community. It is also required for all who pursue recognition in Lay Servant Ministries.
Each One a Minister by William J. Carter
The course focuses on gaining a better understanding of the church and its ministry needs by learning what it means to be a minister. It also describes practical ways of using gifts in ministries in our congregations and communities.
LEADING MISSIONAL SMALL GROUPS
Transforming Community by Henry H. Knight, III and Douglas Powe, Jr
This course teaches the Wesleyan way to form missional communities and congregations. It is based on the conviction that just as holiness of heart leads to holiness of life, it is communities of holy love that participate in God’s mission in the world.
The Spirit and Art of Conflict Transformation: Creating a Culture of JustPeace by Thomas Porter
Every church deals with conflict, both healthy and unhealthy, and lay servants can be equipped and empowered to help lead through those times of conflict at a time of transformation.
GOD’S MISSION – OUR JOURNEY
A Mission Journey: A Handbook for Volunteers by General Board of Global Ministries
This course will provide participants with a better understanding of a holistic approach to participation in God’s mission to the world and equip lay servants for more effective missional engagement in their communities and beyond.