Academy for Church Finance to train church teams

The Academy for Church Finance registration deadline is  Friday, September 22. Please go to the Registration link here for the Academy in Wilmington DE to generate a Registration Form and Voucher. The Registration Form… Read more

VBS! Send us your best Vacation Bible School photos

We’re looking for good photos of 2017 Vacation Bible School programs. Please, send us your best photos…

Bishop’s Blog: ‘All I need to know about life’

A number of years ago there was a book titled All I Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten by Robert Fulghum. It highlighted some of the basic life lessons many of us learned as children, such as: share everything; play fair…

Givers keep on giving as scholarship fund nears goal

By John W. Coleman Eastern PA Conference members gave generously to offerings received at Annual Conference in June, and their gifts extended beyond just the offering baskets, thanks to the… Read more

Advocate NOW for Affordable, Quality Health Care

Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ, Right now, the U.S. Senate is debating proposed changes to our nation’s health care system that should alarm all of us and incite our… Read more

Read the new issue of Wellspring online

49 Eastern PA churches sign up for Abundant Health Challenge  The July-August issue of Wellspring, the Eastern PA Conference Health and Healing Council’s bimonthly newsletter, is online with 12 pages… Read more

New districts plan picnics in August, celebrations in September

The new North and South districts will both hold picnics in August for their clergy families, inviting all to come and get better acquainted. But clergy and laity of all… Read more

Bishops join protest of proposed Medicaid cuts

Bishop Peggy Johnson and Bishop Violet Fisher (retired) offered prayers during a protest rally to protect Medicaid on Tuesday evening, July 18, in front of the Springfield office of U.S…. Read more

Academy will help laity ‘Embrace the Journey’

At the Eastern PA Conference’s 34th Academy for Laity, August 4-6, some fortunate lay members will embark on a new journey, while others will find wise counsel and willing companions… Read more

Interpreter to cease publication at year’s end

Nashville, Tenn.: United Methodist Communications announced today that Interpreter magazine, the official program journal of The United Methodist Church, will cease publication after…