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Volunteer Lay Pastor Resources

This site is designed and maintained for our Carolina Conference VLPs.  Please use these resources to enhance and grow the ministry the Lord has placed in your hands.

If there are resources you feel could be helpful that are not here, please contact the leadership team with your suggestion.

VLP Leadership Team

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Pr. Ricardo Palacios

Hispanic VLP
Conference Coordinator


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Pr. Darryl Bentley

Non-Hispanic VLP
Conference Coordinator

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Pr. Elias Sandoval

Hispanic VLP
Field Coordinator

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Pr. Christopher Rollins

Non-Hispanic VLP
Field Coordinator

Training Materials

2023 Annual VLP Training

-Friday, Aug. 11-Dr. Paulo Macena (YouTube: EnglishEspañol)

-Sabb., Aug. 12 A.M.-Dr. Paulo Macena (YouTube: English | Español)

-Sabb., Aug. 12 P.M.-Dr. Paulo Macena (YouTube: English | Español)

-Sun., Aug. 13-Eld. Leslie Louis (YouTube: English | Español)

2022 Annual VLP Training

-Friday, August 5-Eld. Haskell Williams (YouTube)

-Sabbath, August 6-Dr. Joe Kidder #1 (YouTube)

-Sabbath, August 6-Eld. Leslie Luis (YouTube)

-Sabbath, August 6-Eld. Gary Moyer (YouTube)

-Sabbath, August 6-Dr. Joe Kidder #2 (YouTube)

-Sunday, August 7-Dr. Joe Kidder #3 (YouTube)

2022 Quarterly VLP Training

"Taming the Lions of Strife: Conflict Resolution"

(PDF Handout)

Sabbath, Jan 15 w/ Eld. Darryl Bentley

"Biblical Exegesis"

(PowerPoint PDF Handout, Notes PDF Handout)

Sabbath, April 30 w/ Eld. Darryl Bentley


"Meaningful Visitation"

(Home Visitation PowerPoint, Hospital Visitation PowerPoint)

Sabbath, November 5 w/ Prs. David Wright, Bryan Aalborg, & Christopher Rollins

2023 Quarterly VLP Training

-"Tough Questions About the Godhead" 

  (PDF Handout)

  Sabbath, January 14 w/ Eld. Darryl Bentley

 -"The Big Idea of Preaching" (PowerPoint)

  "Seven Habits of Spirit-Empowered Preaching" Article (PDF)

   Sabbath, April 29 w/ Dr. Jud Lake

2024 Quarterly VLP Training

-"Effective Church Board Management" 

  (PDF Handout)

  Sabbath, January 27 w/ Eld. Darryl Bentley

-"Effective Nominating Committees" 

  (PowerPoint File)

  Sabbath, April 20 w/ Pr. Christopher Rollins

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Upcoming Training Dates

  • August 16-18, 2024, Nosoca (In Person)

       All VLPs

       Theme: "Beyond the Doors"

       Presenter: Pr. Wes Peppers, IIW Evang. Dir.

       (Event Program)

       (Register Here)

       Non-Hispanic VLPs

       Topic: "TBD"

       Presenter: TBD

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