Hispanic/Latino Ministries

Casa del Pueblo Pastor Luki Cotto talks to families at the music school's June 24 student recital, as Program Coordinator Ephraim Cotto listens. Dancers from Nuevo Nacimiento UMC, 2015 Annual Conference.

Advocacy groups urge justice, mercy for immigrants at risk

A Call to Justice and Mercy in Response to Anti-Immigrant Federal Policies

Nine social justice advocacy groups in the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference together have issued a formal statement expressing urgent concern over recent law enforcement actions that threaten the peace and security of immigrant residents in our region.

The Call to Justice and Mercy in Response to Anti-Immigrant Federal Policies 
calls on United Methodists to “honor our historic Methodist legacy of commitment to justice and mercy for those who are poor and displaced.” Learn more…


Latino Ministry Resources
  EPA Rapid Response Team on Immigration
Council on Latino Plan and Ministries (Latino Commission)

Iglesias Latino / Latino Churches in Eastern PA Conference

United Methodists in Eastern Pennsylvania reach out to the Spanish-speaking communities by starting new Latino churches.  Here is a list of Latino ministries, including contact information for the churches and their pastors.

Eastern PA Conference Latino Ministries

IGLESIA METODISTA UNIDA CRISTO REY
316 Prospect Avenue
West Grove, PA 19390
Phone: 610-869-8083

IGLESIA METODISTA UNIDA
EL BUEN SAMARITANO

Pastora Evodia Villalva
129 S. High Street
West Chester, PA 19382
Phone: 610-692-5190
evodiavillalva@hotmail.com

IGLESIA METODISTA UNIDA EL MESIAS
The Rev. Jeremias Rojas
3200 N. Front Street
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Phone: 215-739-1212
EA.Phila.ElMesias@epaumc.org
umcelmesias@gmail.com

NUEVO CREACION
The Rev. Angel M. Lopez
10 West Farnum Street
Lancaster, PA 17603
Phone: 717-393-3035
SW.Lancaster.NuevaCreacion@epaumc.org
churchoffice.ncumc@gmail.com

IGLESIA METODISTA UNIDA ESPIRITU SANTO
The Rev. Elisandra Garcia
1441 E. Hunting Park Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Phone: 215-288-0796
EA.Phila.EspirituSanto@epaumc.org
holyspiritumc@gmail.com

IGLESIA METODISTA UNIDA LA TRINIDAD 
The Rev. Esdras Seda
2336 S 9th Street, Unit 2
Allentown, PA 18103-6665
Phone: 610-351-4804
NE.Allentown.LaTrinidad@epaumc.org
latrinidadumc@gmail.com

LA HERMOSA MINISTRY
A COMBINED MINISTRY WITH THE LUTHERAN CHURCH
30030 Ferry Street
Easton, PA 18042
pastormanfredo@yahoo.com

IGLESIA METODISTA UNIDA NUEVO NACIMIENTO
Pastora Elena Ortiz
1025 Lehman Street
Lebanon, PA 17042
Telephone: 717-273-5331
email:Elenaindia@aol.com

IGLESIA METODISTA UNIDA FUENTE DE AMOR
NE Lancaster Cooperative Ministry
Belkis Martinez, Lay Supply Pastor
29 East Walnut Street
Lancaster, PA 17602
Phone: 717-394-7231

MINISTERIO LATINO DE HATBORO
Pastora Lilian Lucrecia Cotto
300 S. York Road, Hatboro, PA 19040
215-675-2110 (church)
or 215-470-2229 (cell)
EA.Hatboro.LehmanMemorialLatino@epaumc.org
luky728@aol.com


Latino Ministries News & Information