SONKA Association joyfully supports the Conference camp, Templed Hills Camp & Retreat Center! You can learn more about this wonderful camp, its summer camp opportunities, and opportunities to church groups and individuals to schedule time by visiting them online for more information and summer camp registration.

Camp and Retreat Opportunities

The SONKA Lay School Board has been busy refreshing the Lay School Program. We are currently recruiting students. The 2024 Fall Semester will begin in August.

The classes offered will be:

Introduction to Hebrew Scriptures taught by Carl Robinson

Spirituality taught by Mark Anthony

The fee for each course is $175.00

New Lay School students must complete a Student Admission form and be accepted into the program – click here.  There is a $25 fee.

Lay School Registration forms – click here

Student Admission and Registration forms deadline is July 20, 2024.

If you have any questions about the SONKA Lay School, feel free to contact our Board members:  Mark Anthony, Scott Casebeer, Dean Griffith, Karen Griswold, Ruth Hopkins, Ed Pettit and Carl Robinson, ex officio.

Curious about God, faith and the church?

SONKA Lay School is an ongoing educational program for lay leadership development, ongoing professional development for pastors and those seeking ordination through multiple paths.

Classes will be held via Zoom.