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Bishop seeks help, prayers for Ecuador

By Michelle Maldonado and Joey Butler April 18, 2016 | UMNS In the wake of a 7.8-magnitude earthquake that struck coastal Ecuador on April 16, Bishop Silvio Cevallos of the… Read more

Repentance for the Carlisle School's lost children

Repentance for the Carlisle School’s lost children

During its opening worship service on June 16 the Eastern PA Annual Conference will become one of many United Methodist conferences to perform an Act of Repentance toward Healing Relationships… Read more

District Prayer Posts lift General Conference in prayer

District Prayer Posts lift General Conference in prayer

Churches in two Eastern PA Conference districts hosted broadly intercessory prayer services recently, welcoming more than 70 people in total who gathered to pray for the United Methodist Church’s General… Read more

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Northwest District
Northwest District Tools for Ministry

Apr 30, 2016

When: Saturday, April 30 2016  Where: Ono United Methodist Church,  9 Main Street, Ono, PA Schedule  8:30 – 9:00 Check In 9:00 – 9:30 Plenary Session 9:45 – 12:45 Workshops… Read more

East District
East District Prayer Post

May 1, 2016 @ 6:00 pm

East District Prayer Post: Sunday, May 1 at 6:00 PM at Washington Crossing UMC in the Worship Center Washington Crossing United Methodist Church 1895 Wrightstown Road Washington Crossing PA 18977… Read more

Cross & Flame
Northeast District Time Management Workshop with Ken Willard

May 5, 2016 @ 9:00 am

Time Management Workshop with Ken Willard, Thurs., May 5 from 9 am – 12 pm at Wesley UMC, Bethlehem. Time Management Workshop Flyer

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Conquering death and fear

Posted in Bishop's Blog, March 22, 2016
In a recent interview on National Public Radio Gene Kopf talked about his 14-year-old daughter Abigail who was nearly killed in a recent mass shooting in Kalamazoo, Mich. In the March 12 interview he also discussed the question he posed to the two Democratic candidates for U.S. President. He said he did not want the standard answer of more criminal background checks.
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