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NEJ Archives & History coming to historic Lancaster County

Eastern PA Conference members in Lancaster County will welcome the Northeastern Jurisdictional Commission on Archives & History for its annual meeting May 8-10, highlighted by a tour of historical UM area… Read more

Conference will celebrate 250 Years of Methodism in America

In 1767, Captain Thomas Webb and Joseph Pilmore led the push to establish the first Methodist classes in Philadelphia and other venues along the East Coast of the new colonies…. Read more

Historic Boehm’s Chapel to celebrate 225 years

Boehm’s UMC (13 West Boehms Road, Willow Street, PA) will host a 225th  anniversary celebration of its historic faith journey on the weekend of June 24-26. The fete begins with… Read more

Bensalem UMC

Celebrate church history on Heritage Sunday

On United Methodist Heritage Sunday this year, May 22, we can rejoice that we have 15 of the 512 denomination’s recognized historic sites in the Eastern PA Conference. Among them are… Read more


Historic home of Conference archives gets a makeover

A small book of hymn lyrics handwritten by Methodism’s founder John Wesley in 1780 keeps company with other modest, historic treasures in a protective vault deep in the basement of… Read more