South District News & Information


District conferences lift up ministries, mission and milestones

Inspirational music and messages, prayers and praise reports, clergy comings and goings, important information-sharing and generous offerings for mission—these and other highlights filled the busy agendas of four district conferences… Read more

District Conferences happen Sunday, May 6

Our four districts will meet for their pre-Annual Conference gatherings this Sunday, May 6, from 3 to 5 PM, in various locations. Among their agenda highlights will be: worship, reviewing key Annual Conference plans…  Read more

Celebrating the Resurrection in Central Congo

A witness to resilient hope and radical hospitality As we prepare to celebrate and share the timeless story of Christ’s resurrection on Easter Sunday, April 1, Eastern PA Conference members… Read more

Church leaders to take the field with Tools for Ministry

While Philadelphia’s Super Bowl-champion Eagles are nesting, and the 76ers and Flyers are in mid-season, the Phillies are enjoying baseball’s spring training. Hundreds of Eastern PA Conference church leaders will… Read more

Conference teams visit DRC, Puerto Rico to explore mission needs

A small, joint team of Eastern PA and Peninsula-Delaware Conference Cabinet members and church leaders arrived Wednesday night, Feb. 14, in Kinshasa, the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s (DRC) capital… Read more

New districts plan picnics in August, celebrations in September

The new North and South districts will both hold picnics in August for their clergy families, inviting all to come and get better acquainted. But clergy and laity of all… Read more

It’s Advent, but Lent is Coming! – Important message from DS Dawn Taylor-Storm

Dear Southeast District, As we prepare for Lent 2017,  I am asking each church on our district to register for the “Reboot Your Worship” training offered by Dr. Marcia McFee. … Read more

Lima UMC joins in Media’s Santa parade

The Praise Band of Lima UMC participated in Media’s Santa’s Parade. Band members were perched on a float decorated with stars and lights, as they sang out the Christmas gospel… Read more

Southeast District 2016 Charge Conference Schedule

The Parkesburg Group   Facilitator: Rev. Mark Beideman   610.585.0575    umcpastormark@earthlink.net Aug. 27 @ Parkesburg UMC 9-11am   The Oxford Club                 Facilitator: Rev. Mark Terry    610.563.4415     revmarkterry@gmail.com Sept. 24, 9 am-11 am… Read more