Ministry Resources

Use this page to quickly find the resources you need for your church’s ministry. Please visit the Ministry Page for each of the following areas to find complete information and context for these resources.

Christmas Cards for prison inmates ministry resumes with Nov. 5, 2018 deadline

It’s that special time of the year again. The Eastern PA Conference Prison Ministry & Restorative Justice (PMRJ) Team is asking church and conference members and friends to download, print and sign… Read more

2018-19 Local Pastor Licensing School Application

Register now if you are interested in Pastoral Ministry as: A certified and licensed Local Pastor A Growing Church Licensing School Pastor Come to a Licensing School sponsored by the… Read more

Acts of Repentance Resources

UMC Acts of Repentance toward Healing Relationships with Indigenous Peoples I. Preparing the path to repentance Acts of Repentance toward Healing Relationships with Indigenous Peoples By the Rev. Suzanne Wenonah Duchesne… Read more

Preparedness Resources for Houses of Worship

Includes: Emergency Operations planning resources, Active Shooter preparedness resources, free online independent study courses for everyone, and more.  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

Immigrant Welcoming Communities in the Eastern PA Conference

Immigrant Welcoming Communities is an invitation to a journey into a reciprocal missional experience alongside and among immigrant communities. The journey is open to all that wish to develop deeper, incarnational relationships… Read more

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

Congregational Development Resources

New Church Start Process CDT Language regarding starting new churches and ministries The Emergent Model of Starting New Faith Communities – Policies and Guidelines Covenant Relationship between CDT and Redevelopment… Read more


The Congregational Development Resource Team and The Office of Urban and Global Ministries are partnered to bring MissionInsite to the local churches of the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference.  We are licensed… 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