Local Church Resources


Prepare For Winter’s Wrath

November 2018 Church Mutual Safety Tid-Bit: In many places, frigid temperatures and snow are on the way. This year, plan ahead so that you are ready to respond to severe… Read more

Armed Intruder Incident Preparedness

Safety and security at your organization In the wake of recent violent events, many of you may be looking for information to help make your facilities safer. At Church Mutual,… Read more

Free Security Training for Faith Communities

As we continue to mourn the victims of the mass shootings that have become the “new normal” across our nation, the Lehigh Conference of Churches recognizes the need not only… Read more

2017-18 Property & Liability Insurance Booklet

 2017-18 Insurance Booklet Revised January 18, 2018 Section 1 – Package Insurance Plan information, Voluntary Plans information, Workers’ Compensation Insurance Plan, Liability Insurance information Section 2 – General Questions & Coverage Changes,… Read more

Copyright Infringement Alert to Eastern PA Conference Churches

Recently there have been a number of claims of copyright infringement involving EPA Conference churches and organizations. The explosion of the Internet makes it easier to create works of copyright… Read more

Incorporating the Local Church

Incorporation Information – Sample articles and bylaws. Visit the GCFA Legal Manual for more information.

Crisis Preparation and Response Plan for EPAUMC churches

Be Prepared for a Crisis Not if, but when – A crisis can happen anytime, anywhere.  It is therefore important to have an action plan in place before a crisis happens. … Read more

Church Preparation for Hurricanes

All trained ERT members are asked to be on standby for activation within our conference. Inform congregation members to prepare a disaster kit. Set up system to check on homebound… Read more