"Give Thanks"

Giving Thanks for Stewardship

Jack Brooks, Executive Director Mid-Atlantic United Methodist Foundation Tel: 800-828-9093 Ext: 1008; Email: jackbrooks.mafoundation@gmail.com Over the past few summers I have tried my best to become a better gardener. I… Read more

Fritz UMC featured in Lehigh Valley newspaper

Fritz Memorial UMC in in Bethlehem was featured in the Lehigh Valley Morning Call newspaper Nov. 6, as one of the historic architectural marvels on the Bethlehem’s Steeples & Steel… Read more

"Turtle island" artwork

Witnesses feel painful ‘Loss of Turtle Island’

The Loss of Turtle Island was a poignant historical journey that opened the eyes, ears, minds and hearts of those who experienced it on Sunday evening, Nov. 12, at Innabah… Read more

Plaque: "United Methodist Historic Site No. 539"

Celebrating Native American Heritage Month

Exchanging gifts is an honored tradition for many Native American peoples. Sherry Wack will exchange the gift of visitation on Sunday, Nov. 19, when she leads her congregation in celebrating Native American Ministries Sunday…

“My involvement with CONAM”

By Sherry Wack Co-chair of the Committee on Native American Ministries I Joined The United Methodist Church on November 6, 2010, when I married Dennis Wack. The following autumn our… Read more

4 speakers for 2018 Annual Conference

2018 Annual Session: ‘We Will All Be Changed’

“We Will All Be Changed” will be the theme of the next Eastern PA Annual Conference June 14-16, 2018. The prophetic theme—perhaps a timely, symbolic one for our denomination—comes from… Read more

Nov. 26 is United Methodist Student Day

We celebrate our college, university, and seminary students, while our special offerings provide much-needed scholarships and loans for those attending UM-related and other accredited colleges and universities.


Senator Bob Casey’s staff is inquiring if there are congregations in the Philadelphia area that will be hosting charitable events, e.g., coat drives, serving meals, etc, during December. If so,… Read more


On October 26, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives voted 109-72 to approve a significant expansion of gambling in our state, House Bill 271. The bill was approved by the state Senate the… Read more

Congo Partnership celebrated; mission team consecrated

“We are God’s ambassadors.” That’s how the Rev. Jonathan Baker described the faithful leaders working to better the health, education and lives of people in Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)…. Read more