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Aztec dancers at Oceti: Aztec dancers at Oceti Sakowin Camp, near Cannon Ball, ND.

Standing up for Standing Rock Sioux land, water rights

By John W. Coleman Thousands of people, including members of over 250 Native American tribes, have gathered at a camp site near Cannon Ball, N.D., to join the growing protest… Read more


College freshmen serve community at mission HUB

The start of a new school year always stirs concerns, even anxieties, about encountering new friends and new places. Lebanon Valley College, related to the Eastern PA Conference, attempts to… Read more

Tamara Wims

Wims leaves Eastern PA staff for Wisconsin

We are pleased to announce the election of Tamara C. Wims, CPA, as the new Conference Treasurer/Director of Administration for the Wisconsin Annual Conference.  The Wisconsin Conference Council on Finance… Read more

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Northwest District
Bishop Johnson’s Day on the NW District with Clergy

Sep 27, 2016 @ 9:00 am

Bishop Johnson will meet with clergy of the district on September 27th. There will be two sessions. The first will be a breakfast meeting at Schuylkill Haven: First. Arrive at9:00… Read more

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Adjourned Session of 2016 Annual Conference

Oct 1, 2016

The Adjourned Session of Annual Conference will provide members the opportunity to ratify the 2017 Budget and complete the Business of the Annual Conference. October 1, 9 AM to 3:30… Read more

Isn't it time to lighten your load?
Sabbath: Break … or Brick?

Oct 1, 2016 @ 8:30 am

A retreat created FOR clergy spouses BY clergy spouses about how celebrating Sabbath can reduce your burdens. Relax and restore. Enjoy half a day at a wooded retreat center. Be… Read more