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Founder of church’s cancer care ministry honored

Millersville Community Church (UMC) in Lancaster County has a ministry of compassion that is aptly named: Grace Cancer Care Ministry. And its deserving founder was recently recognized by a local… Read more

Death Notice: Mrs. Greer Sims

We have received notice that Mrs. Greer Sims, Eastern PA Conference Retired Staff member, died on November 6, 2019. She is survived by her daughter Linnette Johnson. No further information… Read more

Death Notice: Mrs. Harriet Ranck

We have received word that Mrs. Harriet Ranck, surviving spouse of The Rev. John Allan Ranck, died on October 16, 2019. Rev. Ranck retired in 1977, and died in 1979…. Read more

Death Notice: Mrs. Marian B. Adams

We have received word that Mrs. Marian B. Adams, surviving spouse of The Rev. Lee F. Adams, Sr., passed away on November 6, 2019. The Rev. Lee F. Adams, Sr. was… Read more

Avon Grove Ministerium stages Prayer Walk

WEST GROVE—On Wednesday, Aug. 21, groups representing the diverse group of Avon Grove Ministerium churches gathered to pray through the Avon Grove Schools, including the High School, Middle School, Intermediate… Read more

Program to feed the hungry while reducing food waste

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) — Reverend Whymon Simmons made an unexpected run to the grocery store Thursday. He got a call saying they had a truck full of food that would otherwise… Read more

Bethlehem church sends kids back to school with new backpacks, supplies, haircuts

By JENNIFER SHEEHANTHE MORNING CALL |AUG 17, 2019 The upcoming school year promises to be a big one for 11-year-old Eliany Faulcon. With elementary school in the rear view mirror, Eliany will… Read more

Death Notice: The Rev. Edgar W. Donnon, Jr.

The Rev. Edgar W. Donnon, Jr., 73, of West Bradford, passed from this life July 29, 2019. As a fulltime local pastor, he served in the following appointments: Feltonville UMC 1982-1988; and Pomeroy… Read more

Radnor United Methodist eyes an uncertain future

By Linda Stein, lstein@21st-centurymedia.com, Jul 29, 2019  Read the original story at mainlinemedianews.com RADNOR — The oldest Methodist church in Delaware County and the third-oldest in the Philadelphia area — Radnor… Read more

The Rev. Bill Keeler

We have received word that the Rev. William J. Keeler, a retired elder, passed away on July 12, 2019.   Rev. Keeler served the following Eastern PA Conference churches: New London… Read more