Involve

We’re excited to include these three sections–Inform, Inspire, Involve. Here we intend to recommend helpful information, hopeful inspiration and opportunities for involvement that can offer nourishment and possibly direction for your faith journey. Please return to visit these sections again soon and often. And please contribute ideas, information, insights and resources that might be helpful to others. Thanks!


Church & Society event to focus on Social Justice

“Building Connections for Social Justice” is the theme of a major education and advocacy event, Sept. 29, at West Lawn UMC. Rev. Susan Henry-Crowe, of the UMC’s Board of Church & Society, will keynote. Learn more…  Read more

Eastern PA Conference Youth Rally rescheduled to March 16, 2019

Hundreds of youth will learn about “Living as a Christian in a World that is Not Christian” (from 1 John 2:15) at the 4th Annual Eastern PA Conference Youth Rally on Saturday, March 16, 2019…  Read more

North District hosts upcoming events

Join North District members for their Clergy Picnic (Aug. 25—for clergy families), new Superintendent Steve Morton’s installation (Sept. 8-9), and the Western Region Laity Academy (Mondays, 9/20-10/1). Learn more…  Read more

Celebrate Campus Ministry Sunday

The Eastern PA Conference Board of Higher Education and Campus Ministry asks churches to observe Campus Ministry Sunday August 19 or on a more convenient Sunday from now through September…. Read more

Sharing Our Mission Stories

Each of us has a mission story. Every congregation, church-related school and individual Christian has a story, a history, of how our faith began, was nurtured and grew. We write our denomination’s collective mission history… Learn more.  Read more

Register for Laity Academy by July 29!

The 35th Laity Academy’s theme is ‘Pass It On – Spreading God’s Word Through Action!’ Join us August 3 – 5 at Quakertown UMC. Learn more and Register.  Read more

VIM Team Leader & ERT Training

Our new Disaster Response Leadership Team will train persons who want to lead VIM teams and serve on Early Response Teams Saturday, July 14, at West Lawn UMC. Register now.  Read more

2 events for transitioning pastors & SPRCs, June 9

Every relationship is unique, so every pastoral transition is unique. Help your church’s leadership team lead your congregation in this new opportunity. For pastors, spouses, S/PPRC members. Read more…  Read more

Come celebrate our newest Certified Lay Ministers

Join Bishop Peggy Johnson, conference leaders and guests in a moving celebration to recognize new, graduating Certified Lay Ministers on 6/3, 4-6 PM, at Christ UMC Lansdale. Learn more…  Read more

Four Stations of the Holy Spirit training, June 2

Our next Four Stations of the Holy Spirit training, to engage laity in interpersonal prayer and sacramental ministry, will be June 2, 8:30 AM to noon, at New Birth UMC Lebanon. Cost: $15, which includes sacramental elements and…  Read more