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Over 3,500 to attend this weekend’s Pen-Del Youth Rally

340 from Eastern PA to journey to Ocean City, MD By John W. Coleman “When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and through the rivers, they… Read more

Eastern PA youth respond to recent school shootings

Pennsbury High School senior Jess Eden (left), 17, of Fallsington UMC, was with friends after school when she first heard about the shootings at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland,… Read more

Youth outreach ministries nurture young lives

Perhaps two of the most fundamental experiences necessary for a healthy childhood are self-discovery and self-expression. If those self-experiences are grounded in Christian faith and discipleship and elevated by self-less… Read more

Frigid trek to youth rally yields heart-warming inspiration

For many Eastern PA Conference youth and adults who braved ice and windswept snow en route to the 31st Peninsula-Delaware Conference Youth Rally, Jan. 5-7, the event’s guiding scripture verse,… Read more

Giving youth a summer of learning, laughter, love

“It takes a village to raise a child.”  (From an African proverb) While most schools sit empty and silent during summer vacations, churches across the Eastern PA Conference have weeks… Read more

Youth Rally to ‘Wake Up God’s People’

By John W. Coleman Arise, shine; for your light has come, and the glory of the Lord has risen upon you.   —Isaiah 60:1 There’s a lot happening in our area this Saturday, April… Read more

Gretna Glen to host multicultural youth retreat

“Actively Discovering Human Diversity.” With that intriguing title, Gretna Glen Camp & Retreat Center in Lebanon will host two dozen teenagers of different racial-ethnic groups, all in grades 8 to… Read more

Youth Rally teaches thousands lessons on love

Christ’s love was defined beautifully through inspiring words spoken and sung at the 2017 Peninsula-Delaware Conference Youth Rally, held in Ocean City, Md., Jan. 6-8. But it was defined best… Read more

Reflections on ‘This Is Love’ 

2017 Pen-Del Conference Youth Rally  By Eastern PA CCYM members (Conference Council on Youth Ministry)  Jess Eden I was blessed to take part in this great event. Personally, my favorite… Read more

Youth Rally to draw thousands for lessons on love

Nearly 500 Eastern PA Conference youth and adults will help thousands more fill the Ocean City, Md., Convention Center arena this weekend, Jan. 6-8, for the annual Peninsula-Delaware Conference Youth… Read more