Morton to manage Leadership Development in EPA

The Rev. Steve Morton, North District Superintendent, will become the Eastern PA Conference’s new Leadership Development Manager July 1. Morton, who has led the North District since 2018, will now help plan and coordinate a leadership development program to equip …

Charles Yrigoyen remembered as pastor and scholar

Key points: The Rev. Charles Yrigoyen Jr., a leading United Methodist historian, oversaw the denomination’s Commission on Archives and History for nearly 24 years.  He also had years of experience as a pastor and professor in his native Pennsylvania. Friends …

The Magic of Christmas

I’m a clergymom. So, Advent is one of the most overwhelming times of year.  I put a lot of pressure on myself to be the magic-bringer. 

At church, I make sure all the traditions are followed, the church is beautiful, the Christmas letter goes out, the sermons are inspiring, the shut-in folks feel cared for, and so on…

Pastor serves as PA Senate Chaplain for a Day

The Rev. Mandy Miller, pastor of Holy Cross UMC and its Calvary Campus in Reading, served as Guest Chaplain for the Pennsylvania Senate in Harrisburg Dec. 13, invited by State Sen. Judy Schwank of the 11th District.  In presenting Miller to …