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Sep 29, 2022

Holy Cross UMC marks 200th anniversary

Holy Cross UMC, with locations in Reading and Wyomissing, celebrated its 200th anniversary Sept. 24-25. The church hosted a community… Read More
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Aug 18, 2022

A mission to help crime victims 

A fresh crime scene is a miserable place. In Philadelphia, the Rev. Myra Maxwell or someone from her team gets… Read More
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Aug 02, 2022

Downingtown church builds “The Well” to nourish community

DOWNINGTOWN, Pennsylvania (WPVI) — “Hopewell United Methodist Church is committed to the community, but its building is outside of the main… Read More
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Mar 17, 2022

Despite Flood, Mont Clare’s Otterbein Served Neighbors

MONT CLARE PA – The willingness of members at Otterbein United Methodist Church in Mont Clare to offer aid and comfort to… Read More
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Mar 11, 2022

Church helps immigrant member whose family is stranded in Ukraine

A Liberian-Ukrainian immigrant and member of Berry Long UMC in Southwest Philadelphia was featured on a local Fox 29 TV… Read More
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Mar 30, 2021

Rev. Sukja Bang featured in Fordham News

Korean-American Polio Survivor and Longtime Pastor Prepares to Counsel Parishioners Rev. Sukja Bang, pastor of Ackermanville UMC in Bangor, is featured… Read More
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Feb 05, 2021

Wheelchairs provide freedom for 50 Liberians

“This wheelchair is my Mercedes-Benz,” said 55-year-old Alice M. Nyankolor. She said her movement is no longer restricted, adding, “All… Read More
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Jan 15, 2021

City program led by pastor refunded with $1.2M to help homicide victims’ families

The Rev. Myra Maxwell, pastor of Trinity UMC in Philadelphia and director of District Attorney Larry Krasner CARES program that helps… Read More
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Nov 12, 2020

Phila. deacon, church featured in election-week story

The Rev. David Brown, Lead Pastor and Deacon at Wharton-Wesley UMC in Philadelphia, was featured in this ViceTV national news… Read More
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Oct 02, 2020

Church brews connection with coffee

First UMC Palmyra has a new welcoming ministry that was featured in its local, Lebanon-area newspaper. Awakenings, a new coffee… Read More
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Aug 27, 2020

Tindley Temple featured in Philadelphia Tribune

Historic Tindley Temple UMC in Philadelphia, founded by gospel music pioneer the Rev. Charles Albert Tindley, was featured as the… Read More
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Aug 06, 2020

Latino ministry aided by immigrant rights group

(click image for full size) Casa del Pueblo, a ministry of Lehman UMC in Hatboro, received part of a grant… Read More