2015 LACE Program - #3
Saturday, September 19, 2015

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Saint Mark UMC (Campbellsville)
400 Meader St.
Campbellsville, KY 42718

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Abbi Blosser

Everyone is welcomed to participate in this new LACE schedule. Lay speakers who have not participated in training in the past three years are especially encouraged to enroll to renew your lay speaking certification.




Lay Academy for Church Excellence


A time of leadership development to equip United Methodists to become the leaders that God has called us to be.


September 19, 2015

9 AM – 3 PM

Saint Mark UMC
400 Meader St.
Campbellsville, KY 42718


Panel Discussion on Missions
Willard Knipp and Chad Brandt


For more information, contact Abbi Blosser

at 502-875-2607 or


Daily Schedule:


9:00 AM                                  Registration

9:15-9:30 AM                         Welcome and Devotion

9:30-11:00 AM                       Keynote

11:15-12:30 PM                      Morning Workshops

12:30-1:15 PM                        Lunch

1:15-2:30 PM                          Afternoon Workshops

2:30-3:00 PM                          Prayer and Holy Communion


July 18 – Taylorsville UMC

Keynote - Rev. Judy Ransbottom-Stallons on "Exploring Your Spiritual Calling" 

            Workshop - The Life of Prayer with Jose Baeza

Workshop - Leading for Change with Rev. Dr. Bryan Langland


August 15 – Rockbridge UMC

Keynote - District Superintendent Rev. Paul Fryman on "Who We Are as United Methodists"

            Workshop - Church and Society with Kenya Cummings

            Workshop - Pastoral Care with Rev. Lori Casey


September 19 - Saint Mark UMC (Campbellsville)

Keynote – Panel Discussion on Missions

Workshop: Communications with Shannon Blosser (Both Tracks)

Workshops: Crafting a Message with Willard Knipp (Basic Lay Servant Track) OR Evangelism with Chad Brandt (Servant Leader Track)


October 17 - New Castle UMC

Keynote – Rev. Sean Ryan on "Discovering the Holy Sacraments"

Workshop: Becoming a Disciple with Rhoda Raglin (Both Tracks)

Workshops: Teaching the Word with Marcia Woodyard (Basic Lay Servant Track) OR Stewardship with Leslie Williams (Servant Leader Track)


November 21 - Lawrenceburg UMC

Keynote - Rev. Ron Crandall on "Abiding in Christ"

Workshops:  Lay speaking talks; Beginning and Ending Appointments with Rev. Jack Brewer (ideas/guidelines for laity and clergy); Trustees (leader TBA); Leadership with R. B. Brown; Talk back Session on “Abiding in Christ” with Ron Crandall

          Workshops: Lay Leaders with Mary Alice Berry; Finance with Steve Coleman and Rev. Donna Aros; Leadership with R. B.    Brown; Children's Ministry with Jill

2015 LACE Registration Form


Name: _______________________________________________


Address: _____________________________________________


Phone: _______________________________________________


Email: ________________________________________________






Cost is $10.00  per Module or $40 for all five. Make checks payable to: Frankfort District UMC.


Return registration form and payment to:
Frankfort District
949 Louisville Rd., Suite,C,
Frankfort,KY 40601


Please bring a love offering/donation to cover the cost of lunch.