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UMs support sojourners seeking asylum

As “caravans” of several thousand Central American asylum-seekers join thousands more undocumented immigrants in their persistent quest for U.S. residency, many religious groups, among them United Methodists, are on the… Read more

Cabinet workday joins labor of love at Cornwells UMC

Bishop Peggy Johnson brought her Cabinet to Cornwells UMC at Cornwell Heights in Bensalem for its annual  “workday” in the mission field Nov. 29. The workday, held during or around… 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

Enter Into Safety With Entrance Mats

December 2018 Church Mutual Safety Tid-Bit: Members, guests and employees expect a safe environment when they enter your facility. Unfortunately, entrance areas are a common area for slips and falls…. Read more

October 2018 EPA Financial Update

Dear Conference, Below for your information is an overview of the EPA financial data for the period through October 31, 2018. Connectional Ministries Fund Church giving for the Connectional Ministries… Read more

Responding to the trauma of sexual assault

A timely message from the Eastern PA Conference ICARE Team By the Rev. Susan L. Worrell In light of recent national news about sexual assault, including the sentencing of comedian… Read more

September 2018 EPA Financial Update

Dear Conference, Below for your information is an overview of the EPA financial data for the period through September 30, 2018. Connectional Ministries Fund Church giving for the Connectional Ministries… 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

Their silence fills the earth

Bishop Bruce R. Ough October 01, 2018 On Thursday, Sept. 27, the nation was riveted by the testimony given to the Senate Judiciary Committee in the Judge Kavanaugh confirmation hearings…. Read more

UMs struggle for recovery from Florence’s floods

The Rev. Tyler Daniels spent his Sunday not preaching but rescuing hundreds of people from their flooded homes in and around Leland, North Carolina. “We saved a lot of people’s… Read more