Camps & Retreat centers spring into summer

EPA’s four Camp and Retreat centers are busily hosting various spring events for all ages, providing a warm-up for the even busier summer camp season ahead. Several have hosted outdoor… Read more

Annual Conference 2014: A time to worship, witness and work

  After all the preliminaries—registration, rehearsals, a prayer walk to consecrate the arena, and separate clergy and laity meetings—the 2014 session of the EPA Annual Conference gets underway Thursday, May… Read more

EPA Annual Conference 2014: Guest speakers to preach what they practice

Members of the 2014 session of the EPA Annual Conference, meeting May 15-17 at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, Pa., will hear from two United Methodist clergy leaders… Read more

2014 Eastern Pennsylvania Annual Conference Evaluation

The Commission on Conference Sessions has tried to make this 228th  Annual Session our best ever but will strive to make the 229th even better.  Please complete the evaluation form… Read more

March 2014 Financial Update

Conference Budget – Schedules A & B Please reference Schedule A and Schedule B for a summary of the conference budget for March 2014. As a result of the faithful… Read more

CCYM Flame-Ablaze Youth Retreat

Time: 10 am to 8 pm Email: Youth Retreat at Gretna Glen Sponsored by the EPA Conference Council on Youth Ministries (CCYM). CCYM invites all youth to come to… Read more

World Malaria Day — April 25, 2014

World Malaria Day is commemorated on April 25, the date in 2000 when 44 African leaders met in Abuja, Nigeria, and committed their countries to reducing malaria-related deaths. Between 2000… Read more

Phila. Inquirer reports EPA churches’ use of Eco-Palms

The Rev. David Tatgenhorst of St. Luke UMC in Bryn Mawr leads members in celebrating Palm Sunday on the church lawn prior to their procession into the sanctuary singing Hosannas… Read more

2014 Resolutions to Annual Conference

The resolutions can be downloaded by clicking the links below. Documents will download as a PDF. Should you have questions, please contact the Communications Office at If you would… Read more

Latino churches to celebrate Holy Convocation April 19

Latino members of the EPA Conference will consider and vote on a proposed new structure and strategy for the Latino Commission when they celebrate their fourth annual Holy Convocation Saturday,… Read more