Ministry Resources

Use this page to quickly find the resources you need for your church’s ministry. Please visit the Ministry Page for each of the following areas to find complete information and context for these resources.

  • 2018-19 Local Pastor Licensing School Application
    Register now if you are interested in Pastoral Ministry as: A certified and licensed Local Pastor A Growing Church Licensing School Pastor Come to a Licensing School sponsored by the... Read more
  • Acts of Repentance Resources
    UMC Acts of Repentance toward Healing Relationships with Indigenous Peoples I. Preparing the path to repentance Acts of Repentance toward Healing Relationships with Indigenous Peoples By the Rev. Suzanne Wenonah Duchesne... Read more
  • Preparedness Resources for Houses of Worship
    Includes: Emergency Operations planning resources, Active Shooter preparedness resources, free online independent study courses for everyone, and more.  Read more
  • UMM Charter Application
    The General Commission on United Methodist Men is an official church Organization recognized by the General Conference. Men’s Ministry gains strength, mission outreach, program information and visibility because of the... Read more
  • Immigrant Welcoming Communities in the Eastern PA Conference
    Immigrant Welcoming Communities is an invitation to a journey into a reciprocal missional experience alongside and among immigrant communities. The journey is open to all that wish to develop deeper, incarnational relationships... Read more
  • Crisis Preparation and Response Plan for EPAUMC churches
    Be Prepared for a Crisis Not if, but when – A crisis can happen anytime, anywhere.  It is therefore important to have an action plan in place before a crisis happens. ... Read more
  • Congregational Development Resources
    New Church Start Process CDT Language regarding starting new churches and ministries The Emergent Model of Starting New Faith Communities – Policies and Guidelines Covenant Relationship between CDT and Redevelopment... Read more
  • MissionInSite
    The Congregational Development Resource Team and The Office of Urban and Global Ministries are partnered to bring MissionInsite to the local churches of the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference.  We are licensed... Read more
  • Church Preparation for Hurricanes
    All trained ERT members are asked to be on standby for activation within our conference. Inform congregation members to prepare a disaster kit. Set up system to check on homebound... Read more