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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


Mar. 3: First Friday Cafe, performance by “The Reminders”, Lima UMC

Hearty Americana, leathery Country, and bluesy Gospel–with lyrics that speak to your soul! Join Lima UMC for a special First Friday performance by “The Reminders” on March 3, 7-9 PM at… Read more

Central District's Real Talk about Racism, Dec. 3, 2016. John Coleman photo.

Districts dig deeper into real talk about race

Four districts will dive deeper into their exploration of racial understanding and race relations in January and February with upcoming dialogues that may lead to more. Clergy and laity from… 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

Secretary, Drexel Hill UMC

Opening is available for an Administrative Assistant, part time, at Drexel Hill United Methodist Church – 12 hours per week. Applicant should have office competencies to support the ministries of… Read more

Praise Band and Parade 2

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

Child Care Job Opening, part-time, Elam UMC

Part-time, hourly position. Child care for nursery and young children from 10:30 to 12:30 Sunday mornings. Must have all Safe Sanctuary clearances. Contact: Randy C. Shaffer,, 610-459-2911

New redistricting of churches completed

New redistricting of churches completed

The Eastern PA Conference Cabinet has completed arrangements of its 415 member churches into four new districts—East, North, South and West—to take effect July 1, 2017. The reduction from six… 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

Southeast District 2016 Tools for Ministry

Photos from Southeast District Tools for Ministry 2016

Photos by Sabrina Daluisio  Read more