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Reflections on racial dialogues--A supplement to "District dialogues offer ‘real talk’ about race”

Reflections on racial dialogues

A supplement to the NEWSpirit Winter 2017 article, “District dialogues offer ‘real talk’ about race” At our request, a number of clergy participants in recent racial dialogue and learning events,… Read more

Central District's Real Talk about Racism, Dec. 3, 2016. John Coleman photo.

Districts dig deeper into real talk about race

Four districts will dive deeper into their exploration of racial understanding and race relations in January and February with upcoming dialogues that may lead to more. Clergy and laity from… Read more

New redistricting of churches completed

New redistricting of churches completed

The Eastern PA Conference Cabinet has completed arrangements of its 415 member churches into four new districts—East, North, South and West—to take effect July 1, 2017. The reduction from six… Read more

Meet Rachel Ternes, Learn about Global Mission Fellow US2s

The Central District has a Global Mission Fellow US2, Rachel Ternes, who came on-board this past summer.  She is engaged in various outreach ministries, offering her talents while exploring her… Read more

October 18, 2015 Central District Imagine No Malaria Sunday

The 2015-2016 Central District Mission Project will be Imagine No Malaria! Bishop Johnson has asked and encouraged us as an Annual Conference to raise funds for the UMCOR Advance Special…. Read more

Central District Worship Conference - Audience Singing

District offers training to bridge conflict, cultures

Attendees at the “Leading from the Heart” Worship Conference, Sept. 6, at Paoli UMC, learn a new style to an old hymn, taught by Mark Miller, who co-led the conference… Read more