Four Stations of the Holy Spirit training, June 2

Our next Four Stations of the Holy Spirit training, to engage laity in interpersonal prayer and sacramental ministry, will be June 2, 8:30 AM to noon, at New Birth UMC Lebanon. Cost: $15, which includes sacramental elements and…

Why Aldersgate Matters

United Methodists celebrate Aldersgate Sunday in May of each year to mark the day that the movement’s founder John Wesley experienced assurance of his salvation. It is a day for individuals… Read more

Ideas for celebrating Pentecost at home

Creatively celebrating Pentecost in the home can be a wonderful addition to your family’s devotional life. Here are some ideas to help get you started.

Way Forward commission ends its work. Bishops’ clarify vote

The following statement of clarification was crafted by the bishops who served on the UMC’s Commission on a Way Forward and approved by the Executive Committee of the Council of… Read more

Give on Peace with Justice Sunday, May 27 

Conference grants available for peace and justice ministries Prepare your church to observe the UMC’s Peace with Justice Sunday May 27, and receive on that day the special offering that supports life-affirming… Read more

The Rev. George Thomas

The Rev. George E. Thomas, age 100, a Retired Elder, died on Wednesday, May 9, 2018. He retired in 1985, after serving as pastor to the following churches: Malvern UMC Millersville:… Read more

Annual Conference to hear voices of change, welcome, diversity

The 2018 Eastern PA Annual Conference, June 14-16, will fill its stage with diverse sights and sounds, voices and visions, styles of worship and witnessing that together demonstrate the conference’s… Read more

Bishop names Taylor-Storm new Cabinet Dean

Bishop Peggy Johnson announces that the new Dean of the Eastern PA Conference Cabinet for 2018-2019 will be the Rev. Dawn Taylor-Storm…

Volunteers in Mission Team Leader training, July 14

Learning to show Christian Love in Action The Eastern PA Conference has a new Disaster Response Leadership Team in place and a training event on the calendar for the first… Read more

Error forces revote on failed constitutional amendment

(Adapted from two UM News Services stories) Annual Conference voters around the globe will have to revote on one of two failed constitutional amendments that deal with women’s equality. The… Read more