Pen-Del Youth Rally renders a vivid ‘Masterpiece’

Like so many artistic masterpieces, there was a lot happening across the sweeping, kinetic canvas of the Peninsula-Delaware Conference’s 2015 Youth Rally that occurred Jan. 9-11, in Ocean City, Md.’s… Read more

Clergy learn money basics at Financial Leadership Academy

(From left) The Revs. Charles Cole, Lydia Munoz, Daniel Lebo and James McIntire, four of the 25 EPA Conference clergy at the Financial Leadership Academy’s first session, discuss their insights. … Read more

Videos honor MLK, Tindley, Zoar for Black History Month

As the U.S. marks the 50th anniversary of many landmarks in the civil rights movement, www.UMC.org features stories about heroic people and historic events and concerns that we recognize especially… Read more

The Rev. Vernon M. Murray, Jr., February 2015

The Rev. Vernon M. Murray, Jr., retired Elder, passed away Feb. 26, 2015. He served the following churches prior to his retirement in 1988: 1945: Raubsville and Glendon 1947: Croydon:… Read more

KYW Radio honors Thompson for Boys Book Club

Lenora Thompson, with some members of her “Boys Book Club,” at the KYW Newsradio studios. Cherri Gregg photo, KYW Newsradio. Former Eastern PA Conference Lay Leader Lenora Thompson will be… Read more

Be Steadfast, Abounding in Hope

Therefore, my beloved…, be steadfast, immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, knowing that in the Lord your labor is not in vain. —1 Corinthians 15:58 Daily we… Read more

The Rev. Fred R. Landis, February 2015

The Rev. Fred R. Landis, 75, a retired Elder, of Lancaster, passed away Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015. Rev. Landis served the following churches before retiring in 2006: 1960: Mt. Zion in… Read more

UMs and Episcopalians celebrate Eucharistic Sharing Agreement

The week of Christian Unity became real in tangible and spiritual ways on Jan. 25, at the famed National Cathedral in Washington D.C. when Christ set the banquet table and… Read more

Western PA pastor to lead UM Advocacy in PA

The Rev. Dai Morgan, a Pittsburgh area pastor who serves on the Pennsylvania Council of Churches’ public witness commission, has been selected as coordinator for United Methodist Advocacy in Pennsylvania…. Read more

Video honors a ‘founding father’ of Phila. church and gospel music

Did you know the hope-filled anthem “We Shall Overcome” has roots in Methodism? A new UM Communications online video showcases the Rev. Charles Albert Tindley, an iconic Methodist preacher and… Read more