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Certified Lay Minister Training - Introduction to Ministry Overview Course
Friday, September 26, 2014 at 1:00 PM to Sunday, September 28, 2014 at 3:30 PM Pacific Standard Time

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Red Lion Portland Airport
7101 NE 82nd Avenue
Portland, OR 97220

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503 226-1530


Becky Delurey

Certified Lay Ministry Introductory Course
This weekend intensive course is a basic overview of the tasks of pastoral ministry leadership including Wesleyan theology, preaching, administering the local church, and pastoral care.  The teaching staff features Bishop Grant Hagiya and leaders from both the Oregon Idaho and Pacific Northwest Annual Conferences. Click here to register. For more information about the training and if it’s right for you, contact David Nieda, Vancouver District Superintendent at or 360-953-9256.

Certified Lay Ministry Training Process Overview

The Certified Lay Ministry (CLM) training process is a two-year cycle of courses.Included is an Introduction to Ministry Overview Course and four intermediate courses.* Open to all lay persons in the Greater Northwest Episcopal Area (PNW, OR-ID and AK Conferences). It is important to note that the process of certification as a lay minister is separate from the training. Contact your District Committee on Ministry for further information or Becky Delurey at the Bishop's office in Portland.

* A. Intermediate Preaching
  B. Worship and the Sacraments
  C. Wesleyan Heritage Applied Today: Evangelism and the Mission Field
  D. Disciple-making Systems

Other Currently Scheduled Courses:

CLM Cycle A: Intermediate Preaching ($50)
      Instructor: Dale Cockrum
      Dates: February 28, 2015—Vancouver, WA
                 March 7, 2015—La Grande, OR

CLM Cycle B: Worship and Sacraments ($50)
      Instructors: Peg Lofsvold, Kim Fields
      Dates: May 2, 2015—Vancouver, WA
                  May 16, 2015—La Grande, OR

CLM Cycle C Intermediate Course: Applying Our Wesleyan Heritage Today: Evangelism and Mission Field Engagement ($50)
       Dates and Location: TBD (Late Winter, 2016)

CLM Cycle D Intermediate Course: Disicple-making Systems ($50)
      Dates and Location: TBD (Spring, 2016)
Attached Files

clm brochure 2014-15 (rev. 9-28-14).pdf

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