Donations sought for Delaware Conference video

The EPA Annual Conference approved a resolution, May 15, 2014, commemorating the 150th anniversary of the former, all-black Delaware Annual Conference. That pioneering conference emerged in 1864 from efforts to… Read more

EPA pastor to become UMC’s chief historian

The pastor and chief historian of the oldest United Methodist church in America will soon become the denomination’s chief historian. The Rev. Alfred T. Day III, pastor of 244-year old… Read more

Death Notice: Mrs. Elsa Ramsden

Mrs. Elsa Ramsden passed away on May 21, 2014.  She was married to the Rev. William Ramsden, a retired member of the Eastern PA Conference.  He served on Extension Ministry… Read more

Young Adults publish, promote summer issue of The Press

The EPA Conference Council on Young Adult Ministries has published the Summer issue–its second issue–of the newsletter, The Press. Editor Krystl Johnson reports that the council is “excited about the… Read more

A Pentecost remembrance: The Tiananmen Square Massacre

The Rev. Doris Kung Chi Pui Dalton, an ordained United Methodist deacon, is a District Resource Assistant (DRA) for the Central District of the denomination’s Eastern Pennsylvania Conference. In the… Read more

Enjoy Mark Miller’s music from Annual Conference

Many members at Annual Conference showed visible and vocal enjoyment of the soulful energy, powerful lyrics and diverse, inspiring harmonies of the music. Guest music director Mark Miller (Stewart Warner… Read more

Youth can apply for 2015 Mission of Peace to India by June 2

An exciting opportunity to visit and learn about India as part of a Mission of Peace delegation is still available—for two more weeks—to EPA Conference youth who wish to experience… Read more

United Methodist Day at the Phillies to feature Army Chaplain

United Methodists are urged to come celebrate their special day together at the Philadelphia Phillies home baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Saturday, June 28, starting at  2:05 p.m. at… Read more

Death Notice: The Rev. Robert Klenck

We have received word that the Rev. Robert Klenck, 93, passed away on May 15, 2014. He retired from the Eastern PA Conference and also served the New York, Greater… Read more

2014 Appointments & Assignments

Bishop Peggy A. Johnson announces the following 2014 appointments and retirements, effective July 1, 2014, unless otherwise noted: Southwest District The Rev. Keith Buckbee (Part-time Local Pastor) to Oregon Community… Read more