East District Resources


POSSIBLE CHARITABLE EVENTS WITH SENATOR BOB CASEY

Senator Bob Casey’s staff is inquiring if there are congregations in the Philadelphia area that will be hosting charitable events, e.g., coat drives, serving meals, etc, during December. If so,… Read more

RACIAL RECONCILIATION PROJECT GRANTS AVAILABLE FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

Racial Reconciliation Grants are now available for United Methodist young people with a passion and a project for pursuing racial justice. The UMC Discipleship Ministries Division on Young People program seeks to… Read more

UNITED METHODIST SEMINAR PROGRAM

As your local church begins planning for 2018, consider taking a group to Washington DC for a General Board of Church and Society Seminar, where social advocacy and engagement intersects… 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

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

Grant Writing Resources

Here are links to two handouts from Yvette Davis’ Grant Writing session: one lists private foundations provided by Wells Fargo Philanthropic Services (click here) and the second is Grant Application Instructions from… Read more

Free Clergy Tax Video Now Available

Clergy face some distinctive tax regulations and often need guidance from tax professionals with experience working with clergy. The Lewis Center for Church Leadership at Wesley Theological Seminary has prepared a 12-minute informational video to help seminary… Read more

Free resources available for your church

Click here for Social Principles bulletin inserts from General Board of Church & Society. “Words That Hurt, Words That Heal: Language About God and People” is available as an electronic download through Cokesbury…. Read more