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2016 Retirements

Bishop Peggy A. Johnson announces the following 2016 retirements, effective July 1, 2016 unless otherwise noted. Some individuals may continue serving at their current appointments in retired status. Warren Cederholm (Elder) from Honorary… Read more

2016 Appointments & Assignments

Bishop Peggy A. Johnson announces the following 2016 appointments and assignments, effective July 1, 2016 unless otherwise noted. Some individuals may continue serving at their current appointments in retired status.  

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Church Refugees: Why are a growing number of people DONE with church but not their faith?

First we heard about the “Nones,” those who on the religion affiliation question of a survey would go to the bottom of the list and check “None.” They are now…

2015 Appointments & Assignments

Central District John Bletsch, Elder on Loan. Currently serving Mont Clare: Otterbein (PT) to Mont Clare: Otterbein (FT) Rev. Thomas Ebersole FT-Elder from Lafayette Hill: Messiah UMC (CE) to Wayne… Read more

2015 Retirements

East District The Rev. Mary Elum, St. Thomas UMC-Frankford Group Ministry, Phila. Northeast District The Rev. Eric Ritz, Grace UMC, Pen Argyl Northwest District The Rev. Rodney Miller, Hebron UMC,… Read more

2014 Journal

Download a limited selection of individual reports from the 2014 Journal: Prefix Conference Staff, Camps, Districts, and AC Photos General & Jurisdictional Boards, Agencies, and Resources Clergy: Clergy Committee Assignments… Read more

Gilberton UMC Dedicates Flagpole to The Late Rev. Joe Murton

On May 24th, the Gilberton UMC decided to do something in memory of Pastor Joe Murton. The Church voted to put a flagpole up in front of the Church and dedicate… Read more

2014 Retirements

Bishop Peggy A. Johnson announces retirement of the following Eastern Pennsylvania Conference clergy members, effective July 1, 2014, unless otherwise noted. Those listed here are ordained elders, unless they are… Read more

Latino Ministries Report to Annual Conference 2014

'Para alante en el nombre del Señor' Latino Ministries Report to Annual Conference 2014 By Esdras Seda, EPA Conference Coordinator of Latino Ministries This is year we are chartering a… Read more

Dewees Fund grant applications due Sept. 15, 2014

Applications to the EPA Conference’s Dewees Fund for grants to aid important ministry projects appear to be declining; but the funds are not. Conference Treasuter Peter DiNofia reports that even… Read more