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Local Church Reports Training Webinar

January 11, 2023

Local Church Reports Training Webinar

Training Tuesdays - Statistical Report Training: AC Stats JANUARY 10, 2023, 7:00pm-8:30pm It’s that time of the year again, Statistical Report Season. This year we will move away from the Ezra statistical reporting system, so plan to join us as we become familiar with AC Stats, our new system. We strongly encourage everyone who will work on the stats to attend this training. During our time together we will walk through AC Stats, show you the features and answer your questions. Download PDF

Preparing W-2s for Clergy

December 22, 2022

Preparing W-2s for Clergy


Pen-Del’s Black Churches Gather to Reimagine and Revitalize

December 08, 2022

Pen-Del’s Black Churches Gather to Reimagine and Revitalize

By Melissa Lauber   If churches are to be truly vital, they must move beyond an attitude of surviving and instead adopt mission, ministry and mindsets geared toward thriving, said the Rev. Jackie Ford. To do that, congregations need to adopt missional action plans that allow them to “take the next faithful step.”   Ford, the director of Connectional Ministries for the Peninsula-Delaware Conference, and the Rev. Lester Justice, the conference’s director of Strengthening the Black Church, hosted a...

Bishop Easterling returns to Pen-Del!

November 07, 2022

Bishop Easterling returns to Pen-Del!

Bishop LaTrelle Miller Easterling was reassigned by the Northeastern Jurisdiction Committee on the Episcopacy to lead the Baltimore-Washington and Peninsula-Delaware Conferences. The appointment was announced and celebrated on Nov. 4 at the Jurisdiction’s meeting in College Park, MD. “I am happy, I am humbled, and I am hallelujah-proud to be the servant leader of the Peninsula-Delaware and Baltimore-Washington Conferences!” the bishop said. At a gathering of the NEJ delegates from both ...

Help for Hurricane Ian Survivors!

October 04, 2022

Help for Hurricane Ian Survivors!

Help for Hurricane Ian Survivors! Please help survivors of Hurricane Ian by donating to UMCOR!!! United Methodist Committee on Relief is first in and last out for disaster recovery and 100% of your donations go to assist survivors and recovery! You can make monetary donations by clicking on the link below or you can send checks to the conference office with attention: UMCOR Relief Fund. https://advance.umcmission.org/p-620-umcor-us-disaster-response-and-recovery.aspx Florida and other states ...

100% at 100% - Every Church Becoming Vital Through Missional Action Planning

September 08, 2022

100% at 100% - Every Church Becoming Vital Through Missional Action Planning

EVERY CHURCH BECOMING VITAL THROUGH MISSIONAL ACTION PLANNING  I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.  – John 10:10b   In one word, it’s about love. We are loved by God and are living out that love in ways that create vitality and abundant life. Our response to God’s love transforms us into engaged disciples, making a difference in the communities in which we live and serve.  Missional Action Planning (MAP) is a mindset and a process to enable 100 percent of our congregations to...

Marketing Tools to Promote the ‘Who are We’ Study in Your Church

March 31, 2022

Marketing Tools to Promote the ‘Who are We’ Study in Your Church

FOR THE "WHO ARE WE?" STUDY MAIN PAGE & VIDEOS, CLICK HERE Marketing Tools to Promote the ‘Who are We’ Study in Your Church:   Below is a listing of resources you can use to invite people to participate in Part One of the Who Are We study. Use these tools to promote the study in your church and community. The resources provided leave room for you to add a text box with the date, time and location of the study and any other information you may want to share. *Bulletin Insert (with blank space...