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Summer camps leave life-changing impact

Summer Camp 2018 offer­­ed up to nine weeks of exciting, life-changing adventures for several thousand young minds, bodies and souls at all four of the Eastern PA Conference’s Camp &… Read more

Churches in two cities partner in (Kingdom) building ministries

“If you want to do Kingdom-based ministry, you have to learn to love your zip code.” The Rev. Kevin Babcock, pastor of Clifton Heights and Swarthmore UMCs, credits theologian Len… Read more

Laity Academy inspires joyful learning, music, fellowship

The joyful energy and communal spirit of the 35th annual Laity Academy, held August 3-5, seemed to fill the classrooms, corridors, dining/fellowship hall and even the sanctuary of Quakertown UMC,… Read more

United Methodist News

Helping Puerto Rico Rise Again Love Offering

September 23, 2018

Share a Love Offering for Puerto Rico on any Sunday, September 16 – October 14, 2018.  Read more

Methodists United Laity Academy: North District, Western Region

September 24, 2018 @ 6:00 pm

Dates: 09/10/18 09/17/18  09/2418  10/01/18 Time: 6:00 – 8:30 pm At New Location: Elysburg UMC 171 West Center Street Elysburg, PA 17824 Methodists United Mission ConneXion – North District Methodists… Read more

East District Town Hall Meeting

September 24, 2018 @ 6:30 pm

Town Hall session on the “Way forward for the UMC” with the Bishop, including laity and clergy. Doylestown UMC. Mon. Sept.24 at 6:30 pm. Please register in advance so that… Read more

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Administration Updates
  • July 2018 EPA Financial Update
    Dear Conference, Below for your information is an overview of the EPA financial data for the period through July 31, 2018. Connectional Ministries Fund  Church giving for the Connectional Ministries... Read more
  • Conference prepares for move to HealthFlex
    The Eastern PA Conference elected at their June Annual Conference to move to the HealthFlex plan offered through Wespath in January 2019. ControlHealthFlex Exchange is a private exchange model...  Read more