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“Aksanti Sana” to and from East Congo United Methodists

Expressions of thanks were heard and received all across the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) as a group of bishops and general secretaries from the United States made its… Read more

Tanzanian missionaries to visit EPA in October

– Click here for a schedule of the Missionaries’ visits. – Click here to read a recent mission report (May-August 2014) and view photos of progress and concerns of the UMC of… Read more

Church leaders learn tough truths from stewardship expert

“We’re struggling,” said the Rev. Steward Warner of his church, First UMC Perkasie. “That’s why we’re here.” “Here” was the “Keys to Effective Financial Ministry” seminar at Glen Mar UMC… Read more

Mourning Bishop Martin McLee, ‘champion’ for marginalized people

It is with heart-felt sympathy that Bishop Peggy A. Johnson announces the passing of Bishop Martin D. McLee, the resident bishop of the New York Area of The United Methodist… Read more

UMM Charter Application

The General Commission on United Methodist Men is an official church Organization recognized by the General Conference. Men’s Ministry gains strength, mission outreach, program information and visibility because of the… Read more

HIV, AIDS still demand our awareness, response

While other lethal diseases receive deserved attention these days—Ebola, MERS, ALS, etc.—HIV and AIDS remains a widespread, lethal disease affecting millions of people across the U.S. and the globe;  and… Read more

3 District superintendents Singing, 2014 Annual Conference

One Body, Many Members

The Eastern Pennsylvania Conference is one of the more racially and ethnically diverse conferences in The United Methodist Church. We have nine Latino/Hispanic churches, four Korean-American churches and about 25… Read more

Christian Education is Like Silly Putty

The wisdom of what a person says is in direct proportion to his progress in learning the Holy Scriptures—and I am not speaking of intensive reading or memorization, but real… Read more

New Birth UMC births house churches, local pastors

It’s amazing that our conference has the two largest United Methodist congregations in the Northeast Jurisdiction.  Both have the right DNA to grow in making disciples and transforming their communities and… Read more

Latino Ministries Report to Annual Conference 2014

'Para alante en el nombre del Señor' Latino Ministries Report to Annual Conference 2014 By Esdras Seda, EPA Conference Coordinator of Latino Ministries This is year we are chartering a… Read more