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[Rescheduled to Oct] Tongan LSM Advanced Class: Intro to Congregational Care 2024 (Leadership)

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29oct(oct 29)6:00 PM26nov(nov 26)8:00 PM[Rescheduled to Oct] Tongan LSM Advanced Class: Intro to Congregational Care 2024 (Leadership)(october 29) 6:00 PM - (november 26) 8:00 PM PT

Event Details

***Update [5/7/2024]: The starting date of this course has been changed from May 14 to October 29. The Hawai`i District will be affected by daylight savings time ending in California on November 3.***

Dates: five Tuesdays, October 29, 6 PM – 8 PM PDT (3 PM HST/11 AM Wednesdays ChST) &  November 5-26, 2024, 6 PM – 8 PM PST (4 PM HST/Noon Wednesdays ChST)

Location: online (Zoom)


Cost: $20 + provide your own book (see below)


This class is open to participants from all Cal-Pac & Cal-Nev districts and others. To view the 2024 Tongan LSM Course series schedule, click here.

Prerequisite: Basic LSM

How do we walk with people experiencing pain, grief, and loss? As people of faith committed to wholeness and healing, we are called to a ministry of compassion and care. This course helps build foundational knowledge and skills to engage in this vital ministry of the church. This course can be counted toward recertification.

  • All those seeking certification as a Certified Lay Servant are invited to attend. To learn more about Lay Servant Ministries, click here.
  • Attendance is required at all sessions for credit.
  • Provide your own book: Basic Course Participant’s Book by Sandy Jackson and Brian Jackson


You will receive the Zoom link in your registration confirmation.

  • Technical requirements: To participate in Zoom meetings, participants must have a reliable Internet connection, and a laptop, tablet, or smartphone device that can download and install the Zoom app. A web or phone camera and a microphone are highly recommended, although some users may call in via phone if a mic is not available.


If you have any questions, please email Kalesita Faasisila (