East District


UMAC Awards for Eastern Pennsylvania

United Methodist Association of Communicators (UMAC) 2017 award winners included several awards for Eastern Pennsylvania Conference’s John Coleman, Director, Office of Communications, and Lindsey Cotman, Support Associate, Desktop Publishing. Held… Read more

CHARTING OUR ECUMENICAL FUTURE

The 2017 Robert K. Campbell Memorial Lecture on Christian Unity, sponsored by The Lehigh Conference of Churches, on Friday, April 7, at 9 am, will feature Dr. Robert P. Jones,… Read more

THE ELEVENTH ANNUAL FAITH AND SPIRITUAL AFFAIRS CONFERENCE

EMPOWERING FAMILIES AND COMMUNITIES: ADDRESSING THE OPIOD EPIDEMIC The Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disability Services, Faith and Spiritual Affairs, The Mayor’s Drug and Alcohol Executive Commission, and Behavioral… Read more

Building an Effective Website for your church

Eastern PA Conference Communications is partnering with United Methodist Communications (UMCom) to offer a 6-hour workshop in building church websites in WordPress on Friday and Saturday, May 5 and 6. For more… Read more

Northwest Philadelphia Mission Connexion Cluster 2017 Lenten Schedule

  • Wed., March 29, 2017 – Lenten Service @ 7:00 P.M. (Dinner at 6:00 P.M. Location: Grace UMC – Preacher: Rev. Dr. Wm. Gary George
  • Wed., April 5, 2017 – Lenten Service @ 7:00 P.M. (Dinner @ 6:00 P.M.) Location: FUMCOG – Preacher: Rev. Bob Coombe
  • Thursday, April 13, 2017Maundy Thursday Service @ 7:00 P.M. (Dinner @ 6:00 P.M.) Location: Bickley’s New Beginning UMC – Preacher: Rev. Jackie Stewart
  • Friday, April 14, 2017Good Friday Service @ Noon. Location: Janes Memorial UMC

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Pastor, ex-atheist finds true happiness serving God

Pastor, ex-atheist finds true happiness serving God

Want to see and hear a truly inspiring testimony? Check out a brief video story about the Rev. Joe Martin of Fallsington UMC. You can also find it on the… Read more

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

New General Commission on Religion and Race Resources

Is your congregation looking for resources on issues of race, diversity, or multiculturalism? New GCORR resources are updated hereRead more

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

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