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Largest class of Certified Lay Ministers graduates

“The Certified Lay Ministry Class of 2016 celebrates today our transformative journey,” read Jean Howe in a heartfelt testimony from her class of new CLM graduates. “We dedicate ourselves to… Read more

2015 Certified Lay Minister (CLM) Graduates

Conference graduates 9 Certified Lay Ministers

The Eastern PA Conference graduated a new class–its fifth–of Certified Lay Ministers (CLM) June 7 in a service of recognition at Royersford UMC. . Seated (from left) are: Robin Roman; Cressa… Read more

"Planting Seeds: Rooted in God's Word"

‘A time to plant’: Register by July 31 for Laity Academy

“I learned to lead non-believers toward salvation.” “It was a great blessing to my spiritual growth.” “The church has been changing; we must change with it.” “I have more to… Read more

Wilhelmina Young

Peace with Justice offering helps develop leaders

The Peace with Justice Sunday (PWJS) offering, to be received churchwide on or near May 31, helped an Eastern PA Conference laymember gain valuable leadership skills in advocating for social… Read more

David Koch new EPA Conference Lay Leader

David L. Koch (pronounced “Koke”), of Exton, PA, is the new EPA Conference Lay Leader as of July 1, elected at the 2014 Annual Conference in May. He succeeds Dr…. Read more

Laity Retreats to offer leaders spiritual renewal

Come and bathe yourself in worship with other United Methodists on our district, drink in God’s word, learn from one another, and refresh yourself to continue in the ministry to… Read more