Bakers return from Congo mission with praise reports

Donna and Jonathan Baker returned March 24 from spending 40 days in the Democratic Republic of Congo and have much to report on the Peter D. Weaver Congo Partnership that… Read more

Annual Conference will spotlight stewardship and 2016

The agenda and schedule for our 2015 Annual Conference is set…well, not in stone, but close enough. The roughly 3-day annual session, from Thursday to Saturday, May 14-16, will convene… Read more

Pre-Conference devotions celebrate Stewardship

Through daily online devotions, Eastern PA Conference members are being invited to spiritually contemplate and commit to Stewardship, the discipleship focus of our Annual Conference in May. For five weeks… Read more

800 attend Tools for Ministry despite snow

Shovels and ice scrapers were the first tools many EPA Conference church leaders needed early Saturday morning, March 7. They had to liberate their snow and icebound vehicles for the… Read more

Delaware Conference history chronicled in ‘A Methodist Trail’

A Methodist Trail is a just-published, long-awaited history of the former Delaware Annual Conference, the historic African American Methodist conference that was the first to form in 1864 and the… Read more

Sound of Music’s Von Trapp offers to sing at EPAC churches

Several recent television programs have celebrated the 50th anniversary of the film The Sound of Music, which burst onto theater screens in 1965 and won the hearts of fans worldwide…. Read more

Holy Week Highlights: Churches inspire with worship, outreach

Holy Week may well be the most celebrated and worship-filled week of the year in Christian churches. Many EPA Conference churches are bustling with activities from Palm/Passion Sunday through Easter,… Read more

Mrs. Laura Hathaway, March 2015

We have received word that Mrs. Laura Hathaway, 88, passed away on March 22, 2015. She was the surviving spouse of The Rev. John A. Hathaway, who preceded her in death… Read more

YES: Youth explore call to ministry (April 10-11 YES Retreat Postponed)

“Yield to the Call; Explore the Call; Stay with the Call.” The biannual YES retreat for high school-age youth undeniably masters the “Explore” part of that call-to-ministry formula. Hopefully, the… Read more

Mrs. Elizabeth “Betty” Hendrickson, March 2015

Mrs. Elizabeth “Betty” Hendrickson of East Norriton, PA, the surviving spouse of the Rev. Earl B. Hendrickson, passed away March 18, 2015. She was 90. Rev. Earl B. Hendrickson retired… Read more