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Conference VIM team brings recovery aid to Puerto Rico

The first Eastern PA Conference Volunteers in Mission team to work onsite helping Puerto Rico recover from Hurricane Maria is there this week restoring a home in Arecibo. The nine-member,… Read more

Ebony Bishops’ Statement on Racism to the Council of Bishops

Ebony Bishops’ Statement to the Council of Bishops and the People Called United Methodists on the Resurgence of Racism in the United States Adopted by Council of Bishops on November… Read more

Responding to Domestic Violence, Nov. 17. Register by Nov. 14!

Presenter: FaithTrust Institute – Rev. Lydia Mulkey West Lawn UMC 15 Woodside Ave, Reading, PA 19609 Cost: $20 to register Offering .20 CEUs for this event. Both laity and clergy are… Read more

Domestic Violence: The Faith Community Responds, Nov. 17

Domestic Violence: The Faith Community Responds FaithTrust Institute is a leading partner in the quest to educate and engage faith communities, including churches, in responding effectively to the life-threatening and often… Read more

Faith-Sharing Seminar Nov. 10

Sharing Faith with New People and Younger People in Today’s Context When: November 10 , Saturday, 8:30 AM – 3 PM Where: Hopewell UMC, 852 Hopewell Road, Downingtown, PA Who: The Rev. Jasmine Smothers (presenter),… Read more

UMC Court rules on 2 Way Forward plans’ constitutionality

ZURICH, Switzerland (UMNS)–A review of possible plans for the future direction of The United Methodist Church found the One Church Plan to be largely constitutional, said a decision released Oct…. Read more

Urban Alliance & Urban Initiative grants

Churches in 10 urban areas can apply for Eastern PA Conference Urban Ministry grants by Nov. 30. For Urban Alliance partners and individual urban churches. Download the application for Urban Alliance / Urban Initiative Grants  Read more

2019 FAMLP / Local Pastors Retreat, May 5-7, 2019

Peninsula-Delaware And Eastern Pennsylvania Conferences Fellowship of Associate Members and Local Pastors Annual Retreat, May 5-7, 2019 “Anxious Church, Anxious People: How to Lead Change in an Age of Anxiety” Camp Pecometh, 136 Bookers Wharf Road… Read more

revitup! An Event for Young Clergy! Nov. 12-14, 2018

“Revitup! For a Lifetime in Ministry” is an annual event hosted by Wespath Benefits and Investments for clergy under the age of 39. Young adult clergy are invited to this… Read more

Responding to the trauma of sexual assault

A timely message from the Eastern PA Conference ICARE Team By the Rev. Susan L. Worrell In light of recent national news about sexual assault, including the sentencing of comedian… Read more