EAST District


BISHOP CALLS FOR ACTION AGAINST PA GAMBLING EXPANSION

On October 26, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives voted 109-72 to approve a significant expansion of gambling in our state, House Bill 271. The bill was approved by the state Senate the… Read more

RACIAL RECONCILIATION PROJECT GRANTS AVAILABLE FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

Racial Reconciliation Grants are now available for United Methodist young people with a passion and a project for pursuing racial justice. The UMC Discipleship Ministries Division on Young People program seeks to… Read more

NE JURISDICTION MULTI-ETHNIC CENTER FOR MINISTRY’S ReCALL SUMMIT

The UMC Northeastern Jurisdiction’s Multi-Ethnic Center for Ministry will sponsor the ReCall Summit, Oct. 20-21, to promote “racial justice and multicultural living.” The ReCall Summit, at the BWI Marriott Hotel,… Read more

3 WAYS TO BE A CHAMPION FOR HOPE

SAVE THE DATE: 7TH Annual Fall Fest to benefit The Center for Grieving Children on Thursday, November 16. Here are 3 ways you can be a champion of hope for… Read more

PALMER THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY UNITED METHODIST ALUMNI REUNION

Eastern Baptist/Palmer Theological Seminary alumni are invited to a reunion on Friday, October 20th from 9 am to 4 pm at Eastern University (1300 Eagle Road, St. Davids 19087). Cost… Read more

UNITED METHODIST SEMINAR PROGRAM

As your local church begins planning for 2018, consider taking a group to Washington DC for a General Board of Church and Society Seminar, where social advocacy and engagement intersects… Read more

Denman Evangelism Award Nominations Sought

When you experience God’s love, you want to share it with everyone! The United Methodist Foundation for Evangelism helps annual conferences annually honor extraordinary clergy, youth, and adult laypersons with the Harry Denman Evangelism… Read more

UMAC Awards for Eastern Pennsylvania

United Methodist Association of Communicators (UMAC) 2017 award winners included several awards for Eastern Pennsylvania Conference’s John Coleman, Director, Office of Communications, and Lindsey Cotman, Support Associate, Desktop Publishing. Held… Read more

New General Commission on Religion and Race Resources

Is your congregation looking for resources on issues of race, diversity, or multiculturalism? New GCORR resources are updated hereRead more

UPDATE YOUR CHURCH’S FIND-A-CHURCH PROFILE

Developed by United Methodist Communications, Find-A-Church helps your church connect with people who may be looking online for a church to provide worship, fellowship, spiritual nurture, and other needs. If… Read more