Lay Ministries Equipping Events


Upcoming Courses

Stay up to date with the latest schedule of Lay Servant Ministries courses by checking back here regularly. Questions or ideas related to this section should be emailed to Jeanie Leeper at

Books usually can be purchased via or The coursework for the 4 Modules can be found through the BeADisciple website. The three additional classes (Old Testament, New Testament, and Preaching) may be found on the upcoming courses page. The Academy for Small Membership Church Ministries can be found at

Watch for upcoming learning opportunities on our calendar. 

Virtual Courses
  • September 5-30, 2023, Great Plains Learning/Moodle
  • October 2-November 5, 2023, Great Plains Learning/Moodle
  • TBA, Great Plains Learning/Moodle
    • Course offered: Life Together in the United Methodist Connection (United Methodist Polity)
    • Learn more and register (coming soon)
In-Person Courses