South District News & Information

March 18th: Jazz Vespers at Willistown UMC

JAZZ VESPERS AT WILLISTOWN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, Sunday March 18th at 7:00 PM.  The Pete Smyser Quartet will perform a wide selection of Jerome Kern Favorites. Refreshments to follow. Don’t miss this… 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 Aug. 27 @ Parkesburg UMC 9-11am   The Oxford Club                 Facilitator: Rev. Mark Terry    610.563.4415 Sept. 24, 9 am-11 am… Read more

UMW members holding "UMW 4 Immigration Justice" sign

UMW event examines immigration justice

The Rev. Julia Singleton, pastor of Christ UMC in Middletown, offers the following report from the Southeast District United Methodist Women’s gathering Feb. 20 at Marshallton UMC to hear and… Read more

One Book: One District

Dear Southeast District, For 2016, our First Annual One Book: One District will  be “Kingdom Come” by Reggie McNeal.  Reggie will be here on the Southeast District as the Keynote Speaker for Planting… Read more