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Ministry Assistant Training Event

July 9-11, 2014 (Wednesday - Friday)

Lubbock, TX: Southcrest Baptist Church

Sandra Sartor (Trainer)



LifeWay is committed to equip and enable the support staff of church, denominational, and ministry offices to
understand the ministry role to which God has called them; to discover and apply professional methods and
attitudes; to appropriately use their creativity and initiative in introducing innovative procedures and technology;
and to encourage professional developments in ministry and office skills that will impact church and ministry
growth. On completion of all six modules, you will receive a certificat signifying proficiency in fundamental
ministry office skills.

Pricing Detail

Full Seminar (3 Day) $140.00*
Module (each) $25.00*
Audit Fee (Refresher) $75.00*

*Late Fee of $5.00 added if registered less then two weeks prior to the training start date.

Sales tax applied to event cost, if applicable.

Registration Information

Register by Phone:
Call LifeWay Events Registration toll free at 800.254.2022.

Register by Fax:
Fax your information to: 615.251.3730

Register by Mail:

Mail your information to:
Ministry Assistant Training Event
P.O. Box 24001
Nashville, TN 37202
Online Registration and More Information, Click Here

Cancellation Policy: If you wish to cancel your individual registration 30 or more days before the event, you will
receive a refund of 50% of your conference fees (does not apply to lodging charges). There is no refund if cancellation
is received less than 30 days before the event. Wristbands must be returned and postmarked thirty days prior to the
event. Those who register as part of a group will not be eligible to receive a refund.

Transfer Policy: We encourage you to take advantage of the ministry opportunity to transfer your individual
registration to another person, or you may apply your registration to another similar LifeWay event. All transfers
must be made 30 days prior to the event and will incur a $10 transfer fee. A one-time transfer per customer is allowed.


Southcrest Baptist Church
3801 South Loop 289
Lubbock, TX 79423


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Day One   Day Two   Day Three  
8:00 a.m. Registration/Welcome 8:30 a.m. Leadership 8:30 a.m. Administration
8:30 a.m. God’s Call 10:00 a.m. Break 10:00 a.m. Break
10:00 a.m. Break 10:15 a.m. Leadership (continued) 10:15 a.m. Administration (cont.)
10:15 a.m. God’s Call (continued) 11:30 a.m. Lunch 11:30 a.m. Lunch
11:30 a.m. Lunch 1:00 p.m. Communication 1:00 p.m. Ministry
1:00 p.m. My Character 2:30 p.m. Break 2:30 p.m. Break
2:30 p.m. Break 2:45 p.m. Communication (continued) 2:45 p.m. Ministry (continued)
2:45 p.m. My Character (continued) 4:30 p.m. Adjourn 4:30 p.m. Study break
4:30 p.m. Adjourn     5:30 p.m. Certification Examination
(Participants may leave after
completing the exam.)

*Schedule is subject to change

**Breaks will be included throughout the three training days.

Certification Modules

God’s Call My Character Leadership
Understanding the ministry of the church Displaying a ministry attitude Using initiative appropriately
Understanding personal giftedness
for office ministry
Building relationships Assuming supervisory functions
  Pursuing professional growth Managing multiple projects
  Fostering spiritual formation and growth Discovering and using resources
  Maintaining balance  
Communication Administration Ministry
Projecting a professional image Developing a realistic job description Ministering to the staff
Applying office etiquette Setting up office policies and procedures Ministering to the church family
Improving telephone skills Establishing information management processes Ministering to the unsaved and unchurched
Writing for business Improving filing techniques Ministering during personal crises
Updating ministry publications Applying organizational skills Ministering during community crises
    Ministering to benevolence needs
    Ministering to difficult people

*Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are used to recognize and record participation in academic and professional programs.
Six hours of course contact constitute one CEU. The CEU system provides a uniform measurement and record of non-degree,
non-credit, and post-secondary level study. The CEU is the recognition unit for continuing certification credit. LifeWay
Christian Resources is an authorized training and development provider for granting C.E.U. credit for biblical studies and
Christian education through the internationally recognized organizations for standards and certification:

A.C.S.I. (Association of Christian Schools International)
I.A.C.E.T. (International Association for Continuing Education

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