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.

Grants Available for Local Church Racial/Ethnic Ministries

Discipleship Ministries | Communications OfficeSteve Horswill-Johnston, Executive Director(615) 340-1726 (O) (615) 429-3431 (C) NASHVILLE, Tenn. June 17, 2019 /Discipleship Ministries/ – Grants up to $10,000 will be available this fall… 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

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