Summary of Northeastern Jurisdictional Conference

The Eastern Pennsylvania Conference delegation poses on the stage at the recent Northeastern Jurisdictional Conference.  Photo by Richard Vance. by Jim Todd* Meeting July 16-20 in Charleston, WV, delegates of… Read more

June 2012 Financial Update

Conference Budget Please reference Schedule A and Schedule B for a summary of the conference budget for June 2012.  The total annual budget for 2012 shows revenue of $3,400,000 and… Read more

Heeding God’s Call exhorts faith community to do more than just pray and grieve

Heeding God’s Call, the faith-based and grassroots movement to prevent gun violence headquartered in Philadelphia, expressed deep remorse about the ‘too predictable’ massacre of innocents at the movie theater shootings… Read more

Bishop Johnson is reassigned to the Philadelphia Area

Grace and peace to you from the Lord Jesus Christ.  I am writing to tell you how happy I am that I have been reappointed to serve as the bishop… Read more

Steiner Ball’s Passion: Congregational Development

Rev. Sandra Steiner Ball (left) stands with Dr. Mary White, chair of the EPA Conference delegation, right after her election as a bishop at the Northeastern Jurisdictional Conference. Photo by… Read more

Sandra Steiner Ball elected bishop

On the fifth ballot at the Northeastern Jurisdictional Conference, Sandra Steiner Ball was elected a bishop of the United Methodist Church.  In this photo, by delegate George Hollich, Bishop Peggy… Read more

Youth Convocation gathers at Northeastern Jurisdictional Conference

(Left to right): Ginny Brubaker, Taylor Hamilton, Robyn Clark, & Denise Harris (EPA Conference Youth Coordinator) comprised the youth delegation from the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference to the NEJ Conference in… Read more

Prayer Request from Dr. Mary White

Please pray for the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference delegation as we prepare for the Northeastern Jurisdictional Conference, July 16-20, Charleston, WV.  Especially keep the Rev. Dr. Christopher Kurien, our Episcopal candidate,… Read more

Come out and cheer for your favorite team!

New Hanover UMC’s softball team took home the trophy in last year’s 2011 Softball Tournament hosted by Eastern Pennsylvania Conference United Methodist Men.  The 20th Annual EPC UMM Softball Tournament… Read more

UMM Sponsored Events

UM Day at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom on Saturday, June 23rd, was a great success.  We had over 600 folks who used the $20 discount UM coupon.  The weather… Read more