August 2014 Financial Update

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

Mourning Bishop Martin McLee, ‘champion’ for marginalized people

It is with heart-felt sympathy that Bishop Peggy A. Johnson announces the passing of Bishop Martin D. McLee, the resident bishop of the New York Area of The United Methodist… Read more

UMM Charter Application

The General Commission on United Methodist Men is an official church Organization recognized by the General Conference. Men’s Ministry gains strength, mission outreach, program information and visibility because of the… Read more

What UNITED METHODIST MEN do!

Conduct Bible studies Sponsor Prayer breakfasts/dinners/sessions Build cabins at our UMC Camps Donate money to our UMC Camps Hold workdays at our churches Hold workdays at our UMC Camps Work… Read more

Men of Action, “. . . doers of the word. . .”

United Methodist Men: 2014/15 Agenda and Theme The General Conference of the United Methodist Church (GCUMC) charges United Methodist Men (UMM) with the primary oversight for the coordination and resourcing… Read more

Bishop Peggy Johnson’s letter: “Why I Love the United Methodist Men”

My first encounter with the United Methodist Men was when I was 14 and I was the director of a children’s choir at my home church. The men voted to… Read more

HIV, AIDS still demand our awareness, response

While other lethal diseases receive deserved attention these days—Ebola, MERS, ALS, etc.—HIV and AIDS remains a widespread, lethal disease affecting millions of people across the U.S. and the globe;  and… Read more

3 District superintendents Singing, 2014 Annual Conference

One Body, Many Members

The Eastern Pennsylvania Conference is one of the more racially and ethnically diverse conferences in The United Methodist Church. We have nine Latino/Hispanic churches, four Korean-American churches and about 25… Read more

Christian Education is Like Silly Putty

The wisdom of what a person says is in direct proportion to his progress in learning the Holy Scriptures—and I am not speaking of intensive reading or memorization, but real… Read more

New Birth UMC births house churches, local pastors

It’s amazing that our conference has the two largest United Methodist congregations in the Northeast Jurisdiction.  Both have the right DNA to grow in making disciples and transforming their communities and… Read more