Lay Preaching Academy
For Non-Clergy Congregational Leaders who may be called to Preach.
I Love to tell the Story!
April 21 & 22, 2023
10335 Maple Dell Rd.
Marysville, Ohio 43040
*NOTE: Overnight lodging is included with the full Friday and Satruday registration.*
Purpose: To train a cadre of lay (non-clergy) preachers to fill pulpits in our Ohio churches either short term or long term.
Topics to be covered: Public speaking basics, how to do the preparation, where are the resources, the modern style of preaching, African American preaching, challenges of a female preacher, using multimedia, learning from great preachers, and much more.
Sponsored by the Regional Elders, this program will run Friday night through Saturday afternoon. There is also a “Saturday Only” option for those whose schedules may not allow for the full event. A more detailed schedule will be available closer to the event. Saturday meals are included. Registration deadline is April 13th.