Urban Ministry Awards Go to 4 Community-Engaged Churches

In describing the urban ministry challenge today, the Rev. Evelyn Kent Clark, Eastern PA Conference Dean of the Cabinet, may have turned iconic author Charles Dickens’ most famous opening line into a call for mission evangelism. “We think these are …

Space for Lease (Pottstown, PA)

For lease at 414 E. High Street in Pottstown, PA. A beautiful, historic second story sanctuary or potential performance space with seating for to up to 250 people (approximately 3,100 sq. ft.), accessible from High Street via two curved staircases …

P/T Coordinator of Children’s Ministries, Ridley Park UMC

Ridley Park UMC (RPUMC) is looking for an individual to refresh/restart/re-imagine ministries for the children in our church in Ridley Park, PA and the surrounding community. The ideal candidate will take our available resources and create something new and alive. …

Director of Children’s Ministries, Ridley Park UMC

Ridley Park UMC is searching for an individual to work on a part-time basis ( 2 to 4 hours per week) to re-establish a children’s ministry presence in our church and the surrounding community. The person chosen will be asked …

Sexton, Grove UMC

Grove is looking for a part time (20 hours a week) Sexton to oversee cleaning contractors, maintain HVAC systems, make minor repairs to facilities, be present for preschool needs when in session, set up rooms when needed for Sundays and …

A Transformed Church Parsonage Becomes Home to Ukrainian Refugees

“This grew from being just a project to becoming a home.” That’s how Eddystone United Methodist Church describes its journey—an inspiring labor of love—that converted its once dilapidated, abandoned parsonage into a comfortable new home for refugees who journeyed there …

Workshop will help churches prepare for pastoral transitions

The EPA Transition Workshop for New Pastoral Appointments, to help churches receive new pastors, will be offered twice, May 4, at 7:00 p.m., and May 6, at 9:00 a.m., both via Zoom. Each participating church should form a transition team to attend the …