The Eastern PA Conference works with or supports a number of institutions, organizations and agencies, some as affiliated partners of our conference and others merely as friends. For some, the conference is represented on their boards of directors. Here is a partial list:


Local/Regional Seminaries approved by the UMC’s University Senate 
Affiliated Colleges and/or Campus Ministries:


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Moravian Seminary offers courses to laity

Moravian Theological Seminary in Bethlehem will offer three courses to laity, both onsite and online through Zoom this fall, through the Crossroads program. Register and learn more at Contact Dr. Jill Peters, Missional Leadership Developer, at with any questions. The courses are held at 6 to 9 PM and cost $240 each. They are:

  • Traditionsa look at world religions and other Protestant denominations, on Mondays, Sept. 13–Nov. 1.
  • Creative Worship on Thursdays, Sept. 9–Oct. 28.
  • Unpacking the Scriptures, twice a week, Mondays and Thursdays, Nov. 4–Dec. 2.

More courses on Missional Leadership, Congregational Ethics, the Story of Christianity and Formative Spirituality will be offered during winter 2022.

Learn more.