Living Nativity reaches out to Romansville community

Romansville United Methodist Church is celebrating a decade of presenting their drive-though Living Nativity as their annual Christmas gift to the community. The first Living Nativity took place in 2001…. Read more

Conference adopts new strategy, structure, healthcare

On Saturday, November 13, at Hempfield United Methodist Church, nearly 500 members of the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference attended the Adjourned (Fall) Session. Rev. Jim Todd, superintendent for the Southwest District,… Read more

International Day of Prayer for Persecuted Church

Bishop Peggy Johnson writes: I am thrilled to see the General Board of Church and Society and the Confessing Movement working together on a project for the whole church.  They… Read more

New Health Care Plan Adopted for 2011

Conference lay and clergy members voted to approve a resolution for a new Health Care Plan for 2011 at the Adjourned Session of Annual Conference on Saturday, November 13, 2010. In… Read more

Ministry Study Commission Drafting Legislation for General Conference 2012

Article by Vicki Brown* The Study of Ministry Commission has mapped out changes that include a shift away from security of employment for elders, a move to group candidacy mentoring,… Read more

Adjourned Session 2010 Financial Update

For Adjourned Session of Annual Conference: Saturday, November 13 at Hempfield UMC FINANCIAL UPDATE Schedule A: 2011 Budget Schedule B: EPA and General Church Ministries  – 2011 Budget Schedule C:… Read more

Radio programs reaches Spanish-speaking communities

  LISTEN TO THIS WEEK’S RADIO PROGRAM: “La sala de la alegria” As part of the office of congregational development Dr. Irving Cotto is the creator of a new Spanish speaking radio… Read more

Seven lay persons graduate to become Certified Lay Ministers

Bishop Johnson preached at the Certified Lay Minister Graduation, October 24, 2010, at Norwood United Methodist Church.   On Sunday October 24, 2010 seven lay members of the EPC became Certified Lay Ministers… Read more