Eastern Pennsylvania Giving for Haiti Relief

Three United Methodist bishops, including Bishop Bruce Ough (pictured walking through a damaged building at Grace Children’s Hospital in Haiti, UMNS photo by Melissa Hinnen, UMCOR), send greetings and thanks to… Read more

Resources for Environmental Stewardship

Carolyn Winfrey Gillette, co-pastor of Limestone Presbyterian Church in Wilmington, DE, has written a hymn-prayer, O God, the Great, Wide Seas are Yours.  Available for use by UM churches that support… Read more

AC 2010 – Service of Ordination

Ordination was the final event of the 2010 Eastern Pennsylvania Annual Conference, its 224th annual session.  Ten persons were ordained with Elders Orders, and the Orders of another were recognized.  One persons… Read more

Annual Conference 2010 – Business Summary

Christopher Kurien, Dean of the Cabinet, presents the District Superintendents’ Report on the morning of Saturday, May 22 at Annual Conference.  Photo by Rev. Jim Mundell. Here is a summary… Read more

AC 2010 – Retiree Service and Historic Questions

TWITTER: #epaumc Rev. Richard Connor, Elder, representing the 2010 class of Retirees, symbolically passes the mantle of ministry to the new class of ordinands, as he places a stole over the… Read more

Annual Conference 2010 – Memorial Service

TWITTER: #epaumc The Eastern Pennsylvania Conference remembered the lives and service of deceased bishops, clergy, and spouses in a Memorial Service on the afternoon of Friday, May 21. Bishop Arthur F. Kulah,… Read more

Adam Hamilton: Effective Worship and Preaching (Session 2)

TWITTER: #epaumc In his second session at Annual Conference, Adam Hamilton began by asking us “How’s your food?”  He shared the results of a study in which many people indicated that… Read more

Annual Conference 2010: Afternoon Session

TWITTER: #epaumc Cylo, the Lancaster Barnstormers mascot was among the guests to greet Bishop Peggy Johnson and the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference on the afternoon of Thursday, May 20.  The Eastern… Read more

Annual Conference 2010: Thursday morning

At the beginning of Laity Session, Dr. Mary White (left), was re-elected to a second four-year term as Conference Lay Leader.  Thursday, May 20, 2010 An overflowing crowd attended Laity Session, held… Read more

United Methodists and Lutherans share Holy Communion

PHOTO: Bishop Peggy Johnson, Philadelphia Area of The United Methodist Church, and Bishop Claire Burkat, Southeastern Pennsylvania Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, co-celebrated communion at Lutheran Theological Seminary on… Read more