South District News & Information


Youth Leader, Norwood UMC

Norwood United Methodist Church is looking for an experienced youth leader who will minister to our youth to passionately know, love, and serve Jesus Christ, equipping them to boldly impact… Read more

Director of Marketing Communications, West Lawn UMC (Reading, PA)

West Lawn United Methodist Church, a mid-sized active and growing congregation in southeast Pennsylvania (South District, Eastern PA Conference) is seeking a part time Director of Marketing Communications. Ideal candidate… Read more

Youth Pastor, West Lawn UMC (Reading, PA)

West Lawn United Methodist Church, a mid-sized active and growing congregation in southeast Pennsylvania (South District, Eastern PA Conference) is seeking a full-time Youth Pastor to continue to lead students… Read more

Minister of Music, Norwood UMC

Norwood United Methodist Church is seeking a part-time Minister of Music Leader who is able to provide some musical leadership to enhance our worship experience through song and liturgy and… Read more

Newly chartered NorthStar UMC leads the way

By John W. Coleman “God has touched my life through this church,” said teenager Austin Boettlin, sharing how his life has changed during his five years at NorthStar United Methodist… Read more

District working to fund children’s eye care in Congo

The South District’s is raising $50,000 to provide ophthalmological eye care for children at the new Pediatric Clinic in Mpasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC); and they are just… Read more

Bishop reviews Way Forward proposals at district town halls

“Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace.” (Ephesians 4:3) After hymns were sung and scriptures were read, Bishop Peggy Johnson led off… Read more

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

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