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EPA celebrates UM Day at the Phillies

At United Methodist Day at the Phillies baseball game, June 28, 2014, a choir from Kockenderfer UMC, Lebanon, sang “America the Beautiful” and the National Anthem. Then Gen. Charles Bailey,… Read more

Delaware Annual Conference Video/Book Website

On May 15, The EPA Annual Conference approved a resolution commemorating the 150th anniversary of the former, all-black Delaware Annual Conference. A 7½ -minute video was shown as part of… Read more

UM Men’s Softball Tournament a winner!

Photo: The Bethany UMC Wescosville team in yellow and the Jarrettown UMC team in red pose together with the tournament trophy and the Champions plaque showing first-place winners from past… Read more

Five new Certified Lay Ministers graduate

The EPA Conference gained five new Certified Lay Ministers June 1, as more than 80 people witnessed their graduation at Evansburg United Methodist Church. It was the fourth class to… Read more

Visit our booth on UM Day Saturday at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom

Don’t miss the magic and the fun in the sun when we celebrate the third annual United Methodist Day at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom this Saturday, June 21, from… Read more

A Pentecost remembrance: The Tiananmen Square Massacre

The Rev. Doris Kung Chi Pui Dalton, an ordained United Methodist deacon, is a District Resource Assistant (DRA) for the Central District of the denomination’s Eastern Pennsylvania Conference. In the… Read more

Youth can apply for 2015 Mission of Peace to India by June 2

An exciting opportunity to visit and learn about India as part of a Mission of Peace delegation is still available—for two more weeks—to EPA Conference youth who wish to experience… Read more

United Methodist Day at the Phillies to feature Army Chaplain

United Methodists are urged to come celebrate their special day together at the Philadelphia Phillies home baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Saturday, June 28, starting at  2:05 p.m. at… Read more

Information, volunteers needed to respond to storm damages

The heavy rain across the Delaware Valley has caused flooding issues along area roads, creeks and rivers, prompting some evacuations and road closures in many areas. We have been notified… Read more

Latino churches to celebrate Holy Convocation April 19

Latino members of the EPA Conference will consider and vote on a proposed new structure and strategy for the Latino Commission when they celebrate their fourth annual Holy Convocation Saturday,… Read more