The Rev. Tresita M. Beach

It was reported that the Rev. Tresita M. Beach passed away on March 4, 2016.  She served the Eastern PA Conference prior to transferring in 1999 to the Troy Conference… Read more

UMW members holding "UMW 4 Immigration Justice" sign

UMW event examines immigration justice

The Rev. Julia Singleton, pastor of Christ UMC in Middletown, offers the following report from the Southeast District United Methodist Women’s gathering Feb. 20 at Marshallton UMC to hear and… Read more

Tools for Ministry to 'build up the body'

Tools for Ministry to ‘build up the body’

The six district training events will be spread over three Saturdays. Four districts–Central, East, Southeast and Southwest–will hold theirs on Saturday, March 5. The Northeast District will hold its leadership training on March 12 with a focus on poverty. And the Northwest District Tools gathering is delayed until April 30.

Most of the myriad workshops will be led by home teams of knowledgeable clergy and lay professionals and volunteers from across our conference. But there will be a few out-of-town guest-lecturers among the diverse faculties.  Read more

Donations sought for storm-damaged Congo mission

Donations sought for storm-damaged Congo mission

Central Congo Area Bishop David K. Yemba recently reported destruction caused by heavy rains and strong winds to Diengenga, where United Methodists have created a clinic, a trade school and… Read more

Global Mission Fellows class 2015-2017 during their three weeks intensive training in Zimbabwe, prior to their commissioning.

Young Adults Wanted for Mission!

Are you graduating soon? What are your plans for the next two years? Be a part of a life-transforming mission opportunity by becoming a Global Mission Fellow. Interested? Apply today!  Read more

Rev. Gordon Hendrickson, Rev. Christopher Kurien and Rev. Truman Brooks discuss their upcoming visit to East Africa

From Kenya to Tanzania

Mission connection may expand pastoral training Training Kenyan pastors–mostly non-denominational pastors who can’t attend seminary–has been a passion project for the Rev. Gordon Hendrickson for a decade. But now that… Read more