Casa del Pueblo – mission and ministry

Children participate in a folkloric music and dance group at a recent Family Night at Casa del Pueblo. Casa del Pueblo (The People’s house) is a new church start and… Read more

Vital and Passionate Congregations

It is a privilege and honor for me to serve the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference as the Director of Connectional Ministries. We, as United Methodists, are connected in many different ways-… Read more

3rd Certified Lay Ministers class graduates

On Sunday October 2, 2011 seven lay members of the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference became Certified Lay Ministers (CLM) in a ceremony at Thorndale United Methodist Church.  This is the third class… Read more

Stop Hunger Now food shipment leaves for Kenya

The meals packaged at the Eastern Pennsylvania Annual Conference in May are leaving for Kenya – part of a container with 285,120 meals! At Annual Conference in May, amid the… Read more

United Methodist Men – big league ministry

New Hanover UMC’s softball team took home the trophy in this year’s Softball Tournament hosted by Eastern Pennsylvania Conference United Methodist Men.  Congratulations! Conference United Methodist Men certainly have “bragging… Read more

Asbury Ministry: Making disciples among Drexel students

Asbury Ministry (formerly Asbury Protestant Ministry) at Drexel University is the only full-time campus ministry supported by the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference. As the United Methodist/ecumenical Christian presence on campus, Asbury is an… Read more

October Employee Assistance – Depression Awareness

There is Hope!  (For a PDF version of this article, click here)  Many people experience depression. It is a serious medical condition that can be treated like any other medical condition…. Read more

Bishop Johnson asks you to support women’s shelter

Twenty-six elderly women live at the United Methodist Hanhane Women’s Shelter in Massinga, Mozambique. All of the women are there because their families accused them of witchcraft and drove them… Read more