Conference Lay Servant Ministry

The United Methodist Church has a rich history of lay persons involved in all aspects of church life and leadership within the community. In fact, there are infinite ways that the Laity of the Central Texas Conference serve in support of our mission to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. Please view the short video above to learn about some of the ways available for laity to fulfill their calling to mission and ministry in their community and throughout the world.


Local Church Lay Leader Handbook: The conference lay ministry team has created a reference handbook for local church lay leaders. It offers a helpful framework for new lay leaders as well as practical suggestions.

The United Methodist Handbook: Let's Go Fishing: Making Disciples of Jesus Christ for the Transformation of the World is a 61-page, colorful publication filled with comprehensive information about The United Methodist Church.