Lay leadership is equally valued in our churches, schools and fresh expressions of Church alongside ordained leadership, right across our diocese.
We want to encourage our churches to help develop the gifts of ministry among all its members.
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Lay and ordained ministers all have important roles to play in the Body of Christ, working together to build up the Church and encourage its mission.
Living this vision requires us to look again at the way we train, license, resource and support lay ministers and ministries. You can read here about some of the ways this renewal of lay ministry leadership in church is happening, including a new vision for Reader ministry across the country led by Bishop Martyn.
Support for Authorised Lay Ministers in the Diocese of Leicester