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2015 PA Budget Impasse

UMC advocate explains impact of PA budget impasse

The Rev. Dai Morgan, who coordinates state legislative advocacy for the three United Methodist annual conferences in Pennsylvania, including the Eastern PA Conference, offers a troubling assessment of the impact… Read more

Rev. Dai Morgan

United Methodists Conduct Prayer Breakfast for State Lawmakers

On Wednesday, September 30, 2015, Twenty-five guests and religious leaders gathered at Grace UMC…

Syrian, Iraqi Refugees, UMCOR

UMCOR, Church & Society respond to refugee crisis

The Rev. Jack Amick, International Disaster Response executive for the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR), updated Bishop Peggy Johnson this week on the agency’s response to the throngs of… Read more

The Rev. Kipp Gilmore-Clough and Cathy Carroll joint hands with others in prayer

UMs rally at state capitol for education funding reform

A small but sturdy contingent of United Methodists gathered at the Pennsylvania State Capitol in Harrisburg Wednesday, June 24, to help persuade legislators to increase and apportion more fairly the… Read more

School Funding Protesters

3 PA UM Bishops urge fair public school funding for common good

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, It is June, and the PA State legislators are discussing the state budget for the coming year.  Budgets are moral documents, in that they… Read more

#moraltakeover, #moralbudget, #fairfundingpa, join us June 20!

Pray, rally for education justice at State Capitol June 20, 24

United Methodist Advocacy in Pennsylvania is urging members of the denomination to fast, pray and rally for education justice Saturday, June 20, and again Wednesday, June 24. United Methodists are… Read more

Western PA pastor to lead UM Advocacy in PA

The Rev. Dai Morgan, a Pittsburgh area pastor who serves on the Pennsylvania Council of Churches’ public witness commission, has been selected as coordinator for United Methodist Advocacy in Pennsylvania…. Read more

Immigration detainee’s wife to attend UM prayer vigil in Norristown

EPA advocates and others increasingly concerned about the fate of U.S. undocumented immigrants, including many facing deportation, will gather for a prayer vigil Sunday, April 6, at 7 p.m. at… Read more