Licensed Lay Ministers' Association

of Nova Scotia & Prince Edward Island


Training / Documents

Webpage Updated: January 13, 2020

Licensed Lay Minister Training Videos

Miscellaneous Resources

01. Online Sermon Resources

- Anglican Online: Preaching Resources

- The Episcopal Network: Sermons the Work

- Comments on the Revised Common Lectionary

- Sermon of the Week

02. Licensed Lay Ministers' Handbook

03. Tying the Cincture

04. Revised Common Lectionary

05. Make Preparation: Liturgy Planning Notes by Paul Gibson

06. Biblical Pronunciations

07. Servers and Services by Rev'd Aidan Kingsbury, shared with permission


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Licensed Lay Ministers' Handbook

Licensed Lay Minister in Training Application

Application for Licensing as a Licensed Lay Minister

Sample Certificate of Recognition

Application for Licensed Lay Ministers' Certificate of Recognition

(a) to be filled out online and e-mailed


(b) to be downloaded, completed and mailed


Primary worship texts available for free download

Every week many worship planners spend hours on their computers, researching and formatting liturgical texts for bulletins and screens. To support and facilitate this work, the Anglican Church of Canada's General Synod is now releasing its primary worship texts for free download.
The following texts can now be downloaded as PDFs:

The Copyright and use web page explains that "texts may be used free of charge by all dioceses, parishes, religious orders, theological colleges, and other entities within the Anglican Church of Canada." The sources of texts must be acknowledged, and commercial use is forbidden. Before using the material, individuals must read the full license Agreement.