Bishop and cabinet are tested for HIV/AIDS

Moses Mukasa (right), HIV/AIDS Prevention Specialist with Philadelphia AIDS Consortium, explains the mouth swab that is used to test for HIV/AIDS to Bishop Peggy Johnson. by Suzy Keenan* Bishop Peggy Johnson and district… Read more

2012 General Conference Report

Mary White, center (in orange), discusses legislation prior to General Conference plenary sessions on April 30, with (l. to r.) Ruth Daugherty, Lillian Smith, Jordan Harris, and George Hollich.  By… Read more

Men’s Ministry

Would you like to start a chapter of United Methodist Men in your church? Please contact Ross Brightwell, Ross Brightwell, 215/643-1269 or   EPC UNITED METHODIST MEN OFFICERS President:        … Read more

Annual Conference 2012 Business: May 19 am

Dr. Mary White, conference lay leader, at the podium, delivers the Laity Address at Annual Conference 2012, on the morning of May 19.  Members of the Board of Lay Ministry accompany her… Read more

Rev. Gary Harke: But we are still one in Christ.

Rev. Gary Harke, executive director of the Pennsylvania Council of Churches, brought a message of Christian unity to the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference at its Annual Conference on the afternoon of… Read more

2012 Annual Conference business: May 18

  Twenty-three retirees drape handmade prayer shawls over the the shoulders of ordinands in a symbolic passing of the mantle of ministry. 2012 Annual Conference: Second Day – May 18,… Read more

2012 Annual Conference

More than 1,000 clergy and lay members of the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference of The United Methodist Church will gather at the Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, PA, beginning with Clergy… Read more

2012 Annual Conference business: May 17

At the opening of business on the afternoon of Thursday, May 17, sitting at the table are Bishop Peggy Johnson, Rev. Tracy Bass, conference secretary, and lay person, Jordan Harris…. Read more

2012 Annual Conference: Gearing up…

Bishop Peggy Johnson prayed – over each of 1000 chairs – for the lay and clergy delegates who will sit in those chairs when the Eastern Pennsylvania Annual Conference begins on… Read more