East District


UPDATE YOUR CHURCH’S FIND-A-CHURCH PROFILE

Developed by United Methodist Communications, Find-A-Church helps your church connect with people who may be looking online for a church to provide worship, fellowship, spiritual nurture, and other needs. If… 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

TENSE TIMES CALL FOR VITAL CONVERSATIONS

Vital Conversations Video Series Study Guide is Available Now At a time when our society seems divided along lines of ideology, race, culture, and ethnicity, the new Vital Conversations Study… 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

REGULATORY INFORMATION FOR CHILD CARE FACILITIES

Marion A. Brown, Child Care Licensing Consultant and PQASed (Pennsylvania Quality Assurance System) Professional Development Trainer, invites interested persons to be in touch (maboss12@gmail.com or 215-840-0927) for information about upcoming… Read more

GOOD NEWS FROM HARRISBURG

Mr. Bryan Miller, Executive Director, Heeding God’s Call to End Gun Violence, reports that “special standing” legislation sought by the gun lobby has failed to date to gain passage during… Read more

WHAT IS GOD’S VISION FOR YOUR CONGREGATION

Discovering God’s Future For Your Church: Conference An Live Stream Saturday, November 5 10 am-1 pm Eastern Standard Time Wesley Theological Seminary, Washington, DC What next faithful step is God… Read more

Former East District Pastor Julia Singleton Shares Commissioning Experience

The Rev. Julia Singleton, a local pastor at Christ UMC in Middletown, was commissioned a Provisional Elder July 17, during Annual Conference. She shares what that life-changing experience was like from… Read more

Korean Churches travel to Dominican Republic

Pastors and members of Lighthouse Korean (in Glenside) and Bensalem Korean UMCs joined a New Jersey Korean church in May on a first-time mission trip to the burgeoning city of Santiago, in… Read more

Solid Rock UMC, East District Mission Project

Phila. church restoring vitality with help from its district

Historic Solid Rock UMC in Philadelphia (at 199 E. Tabor Road) has a new pastor, but it’s restoring its old, more familiar name, St. James UMC, just as the church… Read more