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The Eastern Pennsylvania Conference of the United Methodist Church is made up of 415 churches, which serve nearly 103,000 members in 16 counties. Learn more

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Court OKs other petitions for General Conference 2019

The United Methodist Church’s top court has ruled that other petitions — in addition to legislation from the Council of Bishops — may be submitted for the 2019 special session… Read more

United Methodist Women urged to boldly change world

A comment on the UM Women’s Assembly by Bishop Peggy Johnson: It was the best one ever! The UMW Assembly was a time when the Holy Spirit moved among us and spurred… Read more

Way Forward commission ends its work. Bishops’ clarify vote

The following statement of clarification was crafted by the bishops who served on the UMC’s Commission on a Way Forward and approved by the Executive Committee of the Council of… Read more

United Methodist News

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CLM Module 2

June 22, 2018 @ 6:00 pm

The Certified Lay Minister Program will begin Orientation Sessions in September for admission to the 2018 CLM Class that opens April 1, 2018. An orientation session is required for application… Read more

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CLM Module 2

June 23, 2018 @ 8:00 am

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[North Dist.] Iron Pigs Baseball Game with the new DS

July 6, 2018 @ 7:05 pm

Iron Pigs Baseball Game with the new DS – Fri., July 6 at 7:05 pm at Coca Cola Park,  Allentown, PA.

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Administration Updates
  • April 2018 EPA Financial Update
    Connectional Ministries Fund Download file: CMF – April 2018.xls Church giving for the Connectional Ministries Fund (CMF) was $1,100,983 through April 2018. Local church giving to CMF was $117 thousand... Read more
  • First Quarter 2018 EPA Financial Update
    Dear Conference, Below for your information is an overview of the EPA financial data for the period through March 31st, 2018.  Connectional Ministries Fund Church giving for the Connectional Ministries... Read more