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Spanish Workshops Offered at North District Tools for Ministry by EPA Council on Latino Plan Ministries

The North District Tools for Ministry on March 7, 2020 will host the Conference Council on Latino Plan & Ministries workshops. Each workshop is open to everyone in the conference and will… Read more

Puerto Rico earthquakes devastate island, deter conference VIM visit

Also read: Puerto Rican Methodists begin earthquake response By John W. Coleman The recent earthquakes and aftershocks that crippled much of Puerto Rico, a U.S. territory, caused casualties, devastated its… Read more

Black NEJ UMs to discuss GC2020 proposals Jan. 11 in Phila.

By John W. Coleman Black United Methodists from around the Northeastern Jurisdiction (NEJ) will gather in Philadelphia on Saturday, Jan. 11, to learn and dialogue about controversial reorganization plans and… Read more

Cabinet visits a humble home to celebrate Christ’s birth

Yes, Advent and Christmas are long over. But pardon us for sharing with you one last glimpse of a very special visit by a contingent of wise travelers, royalty of… Read more

Pen-Del Youth Rally, Jan. 10-12

The 2020 Peninsula-Delaware Conference Youth Rally takes off Jan. 10-12, at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center in Ocean City, Md., Tickets can be purchased at the arena door for $90… Read more

Dismantling Racism – Level II Workshop

Recognizing and Responding to Microaggression The Eastern PA Conference Healing the Wounds of Racism Commission will sponsor in January its first Dismantling Racism II workshop, established by the 2019 Annual Conference as… Read more

Two churches celebrate a new home for their Advent tradition

By John W. Coleman Mid-Town Parish UMC located in North Philadelphia for 183 years is a church at the heart of the city with the city at heart. The small… Read more

Bishop’s Video for the New Year 2020

“Go for the Gold” (Adapted from a video script by Bishop Peggy A. Johnson) Many of us make New Year’s resolutions in January every year. Health clubs and diet plans abound; but often we forget…  Read more

Caminemos a la Luz

Por Obispo Peggy A. Johnson La estación de Adviento está a la puerta y otra vez escuchamos la vieja historia del nacimiento de Jesús predicha por los profetas. Los profetas… Read more

Haciendo justicia, amando la misericordia para nuestros vecinos

Por John W. Coleman Cuando “Mariana” de 6 años vino de Guatemala con su tía y primo este año para encontrarse con su mamá en Warrington, Pa., fue separada por… Read more