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The Eastern PA Conference of the United Methodist Church is made up of about 415 churches, which serve nearly 103,000 members. Learn more…

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More readers are reading about race, especially children

By John W. Coleman More and more people—especially White people—are reading about race and racism. Some popular books—like Ibram X. Kendi’s How to Be an Antiracist—are sold out and being back-ordered…. Read more

Church invites others to join its online VBS in July

In Different vacation Bible school coming this summer UM News introduces newly modified Vacation Bible School curricula and programs for churches that want to offer VBS to their children and families this… Read more

Volunteers help Gilberton recover from flooding, but more aid is needed

Responding to major flood damage in the Schuylkill County borough of Gilberton, Eastern PA Conference Bishop Peggy Johnson and more than 30 other volunteers came to help Saturday morning, June… Read more

United Methodist News

Conference-wide Prayer Meeting

August 4, 2020 @ 12:00 pm

Cabinet to lead Conference-wide prayer meetings The Eastern PA Conference’s half-hour prayer meetings, held on Tuesdays at noon by video-chat on Zoom, will welcome a special cadre of prayer leaders… Read more

Conference-wide Prayer Meeting

August 11, 2020 @ 12:00 pm

Cabinet to lead Conference-wide prayer meetings The Eastern PA Conference’s half-hour prayer meetings, held on Tuesdays at noon by video-chat on Zoom, will welcome a special cadre of prayer leaders… Read more

Intercultural Competency Workshop

August 15, 2020 @ 9:00 am

This training is intentionally designed for clergy and congregations serving in a cross-racial/cross-cultural ministry context or wanting to engage the racially and ethnically diverse community around them more effectively. By… Read more