During its 53rd annual meeting, Black Methodists for Church Renewal endorsed the Protocol of Reconciliation & Grace Through Separation, a plan for amicable separation of the church.
Some 600 black United Methodists crowded into historic Tindley Temple UMC in Philadelphia to hear representatives of various groups speak about General Conference proposals on the UMC’s future.
In Eastern Pennsylvania, Latino/Hispanic immigrants and residents have a tireless advocate in their pastor, the Rev. Lillian “Luky” Cotto.
The Eastern Pennsylvania Annual Conference has made reducing domestic violence a missional priority and will hold training on the topic Sept. 28.
The 2019 Eastern PA Annual Conference, meeting June 13-15 in Oaks, Pa., elected eight delegates to represent it at the 2020 General Conference (GC2020), May 5-15, in Minneapolis, and elected eight more delegates to join them at the next Northeastern Ju…
Black Methodists for Church Renewal are urged to pass their leadership roles to younger members in order to “reset” for the future of the church.
The head of global missions and the bishop of Philadelphia are among the first United Methodist leaders to respond to mosque shootings in Christchurch, NZ, that killed 49 Muslims at prayer.
Alma mater of many Eastern Pennsylvania United Methodist clergy, Palmer Seminary has come under review by the UMC Commission on Theological Education.
More rain in the Eastern United States brought additional flooding to an Eastern Pennsylvania Conference area already suffering from previous storm effects.
The Eastern Pennsylvani Annual Conference contributed its voice to thousands of other organizations and countless individuals that brought an end to an admittedly heinous, new federal policy of separating undocumented parents and children immigrating h…