2014 Annual Conference


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

Resolution #2014-12 to the 2014 ANNUAL CONFERENCE SESSION

Resolution #2014-12 to the 2014 ANNUAL CONFERENCE SESSION Resolution relating to A Yearlong Commemoration of Our Journey toward Wholeness: From the Birth of the Former Delaware Conference in 1864 to… Read more

Works of Faith, Labors of Love: Growing Vital Congregations

Connectional Ministries video celebrates ministry in many forms

One of the many highlights of the Eastern PA Annual Conference in May was an oral and video report from the Connectional Ministries Office with the theme Works of Faith,… Read more

Annual Conference highlights vital ministry, visionary leaders

Bishops Gabriel Unda Yemba (center, left) of the East Congo Area and Peggy Johnson of the Philadelphia Area lead the opening worship procession for the EPA Annual Conference, May 15,… Read more

Enjoy Mark Miller’s music from Annual Conference

Many members at Annual Conference showed visible and vocal enjoyment of the soulful energy, powerful lyrics and diverse, inspiring harmonies of the music. Guest music director Mark Miller (Stewart Warner… Read more

"Welcome All" Disability sign

Plenty of help for persons with disabilities at Annual Conference

‘We are going to try to be everywhere’ Each year at Annual Conference the EPA Conference Disability Concerns Committee makes certain there are about 20 handicapped parking spaces reserved outside… Read more

EPA Annual Conference to vote on 24 resolutions

Editor’ Note: This NewSpirit article about resolutions proposed to the 2014 Annual Conference is only an abridged summary and lacks many of the details of each resolution. Members to Annual… Read more

Annual Conference 2014: Set apart for holy conferencing

By Bishop Peggy Johnson (shown here at the 2013 Annual Conference Ordination Service) Welcome to the time of preparation for the Eastern Pennsylvania Annual Conference, a time when we prepare… Read more

Annual Conference 2014: A time to worship, witness and work

  After all the preliminaries—registration, rehearsals, a prayer walk to consecrate the arena, and separate clergy and laity meetings—the 2014 session of the EPA Annual Conference gets underway Thursday, May… Read more

EPA Annual Conference 2014: Guest speakers to preach what they practice

Members of the 2014 session of the EPA Annual Conference, meeting May 15-17 at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, Pa., will hear from two United Methodist clergy leaders… Read more