Celebrate Human Relations Day, Jan. 20

On Jan. 20, 2019, United Methodists will celebrate Human Relations Day, when we call on churches to help every one of God’s children realize their potential in relationship with others…. Read more

UMs release State of the Church Report

A new UMC State of the Church report, finds our worldwide membership and ministries thriving, as we seek to become a truly global church. Learn more. Read the entire reportRead more

Laity to learn church leadership skills, Jan. 19

The West District welcomes all to attend Equipping Church Leaders, a laity training event Jan. 19, from 8:30 to 11:30 AM. The location is Faith UMC in Manheim Township, 1290… Read more

Whites Confronting Racism Workshops

Program Summary: The Eastern Pennsylvania Conference is committed to dismantling racism.  An intensive program to train 18 white (European American), clergy leaders to enhance the anti-racism work in the EPC… Read more

Mrs. Nancy W. McEllhenney

Mrs. Nancy W. McEllhenney, wife of retired elder Rev. John G. McEllhenney, passed away on December 10, 2018. Rev. McEllhenney served the following Eastern PA Conference churches & Extension Ministries: Charlestown Allentown: Asbury… Read more

UMs support sojourners seeking asylum

As “caravans” of several thousand Central American asylum-seekers join thousands more undocumented immigrants in their persistent quest for U.S. residency, many religious groups, among them United Methodists, are on the… Read more

Mrs. Mabel C. Eppehimer

We have received word that Mrs. Mabel C. Eppehimer, surviving spouse of The Rev. George W. Eppehimer, passed away on December 2, 2018, at the age of 99. The Rev…. Read more

Cabinet workday joins labor of love at Cornwells UMC

Bishop Peggy Johnson brought her Cabinet to Cornwells UMC at Cornwell Heights in Bensalem for its annual  “workday” in the mission field Nov. 29. The workday, held during or around… Read more

Clergy and candidacy mentors to be trained Dec. 13

Conference-wide training will be offered to all clergy in full connection (including part-time local pastors who have completed the course of study) at Wesley UMC…  Read more

Philadelphia UM Mass Choir Christmas Concert

Join The Philadelphia UM Mass Choir on Saturday, December 15th, 5 PM – 7 PM, at Mother African Zoar for their Annual Christmas Concert. There will be a freewill offering… Read more