2019 Conference to explore ministry of generations

Worship to celebrate ageless wisdom of Psalms By John W. Coleman We will not hide them from their children;    we will tell to the coming generation the glorious deeds… Read more

AC2019 resolutions, GC2020 nominations due in March

We have several March deadlines coming up; and two of the most important relate to the 2019 Session of Annual Conference, June 13-15…

Christmas Cards to Inmates ministry expands reach

The Eastern PA Conference’s Christmas Cards to Inmates Project keeps growing in its annual greetings to prison inmates who might welcome some Christmas cheer.  The Prison Ministries & Restorative Justice (PMRJ) Committee distributed 8,400… Read more

Eastern PA Conf. Youth Rally, March 16, to explore life choices

“Easier Said than Done.” That’s what hundreds of youth will learn about “Living as a Christian in a World that is Not Christian,” their theme and subtheme for the 4th Annual… Read more

2 Disaster Response volunteer training events, March 16

Volunteers in Mission and Early Response Teams (2 simultaneous training events) By the Rev. Russell Atkinson Eastern PA Conference UM Volunteers in Mission Coordinator Pastor of Drexel Hill UMC Explore… Read more

Seminary hopeful for OK to continue educating UM clergy

Representatives of Palmer Theological Seminary of Eastern University, in St. Davids, Pa., emerged optimistic from a hearing on Thursday, Jan. 24, in Atlanta, Ga., after defending its right to continue… Read more

Domestic Violence Update: Domestic Violence Committee – 01/28/2019

Domestic Violence
Chairperson: Jacqueline Hines
Report submitted by: Jacqueline Hines; pastorjacquelineumc@gmail.com; (410) 963-1721
Date submitted: 01/28/2019

Cross-racial/Cross-cultural Ministry Information Session  

February 23, 2019, 10 AM to 12 PM, at Cedarville UMC, 1092 Laurelwood Rd, Pottstown, PA. This Cross-racial/Cross-cultural Ministry Information Session…

Furloughed government workers turn to the church

UM churches around the nation, including in Eastern PA, are trying to stand in the gap for furloughed government workers. UM News Services reports on what’s happening among many churches… Read more

2019 Special Session of the General Conference

Bishop to report on special General Conference in March Bishop Peggy Johnson will provide an initial post-General Conference 2019 report on legislation adopted and outcomes of the Way Forward proposals on Saturday, March… Read more