2011 Annual Conference Resources

Journeying with the Poor



The 2011 Eastern Pennsylvania Annual Conference is being held May 19-21, 211 at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center.

See Live Video Streaming:  http://www.epaumc.org/news/videogallery/video-streaming

For news and photos of Annual Conference 2011, go to: http://www.epaumc.org/news/stories

NEWSpirit Today for Saturday, May 21, 2011
Publication also included two modified resolutions:
2011-7   Relating to the Discontinuance of Cookman United Methodist Church
2011-9   Relating to the Discontinuance of Bustleton United Methodist Church

NEWSpirit Today for Friday, May 20, 2011


  • May 21:  Please come to The Big Event for youth at Annual Conference, Saturday, May 21.  Please email Denise Harris, dharris@epaumc.org with the number of youth and chaperones and bring $15 per person with you.

Thursday, May 19, 8:00 am – Prayer Walk prior to Annual Conference with The Eastern Pennsylvania Renewal Fellowship (EPRF).   EPRF is a regional fellowship group of Aldersgate Renewal Ministries (ARM) which is based near Nashville, Tennessee and is under the direction of The Upper Room.  For more information, contact Rev. Maryanne Ditter at 215-234-4852 (church office) or at mbditter@verizon.net.

Used Book Sale at Annual Conference:   All proceeds go toward the work of the Society to preserve and disseminate our conference’s rich historical legacy.

Delegates are encouraged to visit the book sale to find treasures for your own libary or for gifts.

If you have questions, contact Joe DiPaolo at (610) 688-5650 or j.dipaolo@wayneumc.org.


Please share the information below with your congregation, and encourage them to watch via videostreaming.

Tune in to the Eastern Pennsylvania Annual Conference 2011 via videostreaming:


Thursday, May 19, 2011
2:00 pm       Opening Worship with preaching by young adult, Jennifer Berry-McNulty
4:00 pm       Holy Conferencing
7:00 pm       Rev. Rudy Rasmus – Teaching Session 1

Friday, May 20, 2011
9:00 am       Rev. Rudy Rasmus – Teaching Session 2
10:40 am     Rev. Rudy Rasmus – Teaching Session 3
2:00 pm       Holy Conferencing
3:30 pm       Historic Questions, Retiree Recognition, and Celebration of Ministries
7:00 pm       Service of Ordination with preaching by Bishop Julius C. Trimble, Iowa Area

Saturday, May 21, 2011
9:00 am       Holy Conferencing with Nominations, Budget, Laity Address, and Resolutions
10:30 am    Memorial Service with preaching by Bishop Peggy Johnson
2:00 pm      Holy Conferencing

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