New every morning is your love, great God of light, and all day long you are working for good in the world. Stir up in us desire to serve you, to live peacefully with our neighbors and all your creation, and to devote each day to your Son, our Savior Jesus Christ. Amen.

"A Liturgy for Morning Prayer,"" Upper Room Worshipbook

Reprinted by permission from the Book of Common Worship, © 2018 Westminster John Knox Press. All rights reserved. This prayer appears in “A Liturgy for Morning Prayer” in Upper Room Worshipbook.

Class Leaders

Recovering a Tradition, A Leader's Guide

Steven W. Manskar • October 2013

BUY Print $8.00

BUY eBook (Available in ePub or Kindle) $4.99

This course will explore the origins of the office of class leader in the Wesleyan Methodist tradition. It examines the need for recovering the lay pastoral ministry of the class leader for the twenty-first century church. Participants will see how the ministry of Certified Lay Servants intersects with that of the class leader. NOTE: Accountable Discipleship is a prerequisite to this course.

Please note that the Participant's Guide for this, Class Leaders: Recovering a Tradition, by David Lowes Watson, is available from Amazon.

Categories: Clergy & Laity
Steven W. Manskar, DMin, is the pastor of Trinity United Methodist Church in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He is the author of Disciples Making Disciples: A Guide for Covenant Discipleship Groups & Class Leaders; Accountable Discipleship: Living in God’s Household; and A Perfect Love: Understanding John Wesley’s “A Plain Account of Christian Perfection.”

ISBN: 978-0-88177-649-2

Kindle ISBN: 978-0-88177-650-8

EPub ISBN: 978-0-88177-651-5

Imprint: Discipleship Resources

Pub Date: October 2013

Trim Size: 6 in (w) x 9 in (h) x in (d)

Page Count: 80

BISAC Categories: RELIGION / Christianity / Methodist

BISAC1: REL044000