Pre-Annual Conference Satellite Event

posted Feb 28, 2017, 9:13 AM by York District UMC   [ updated Mar 20, 2017, 10:12 AM ]

The Pre-Annual Conference Satellite Event for Clergy & Laity 
Sunday, April 2, 2017 from 3-5pm - From The Bishop's Office

Being offered in two locations of York District:

Pre-Annual Conference Satellite Event 

WEST -  Waynesboro Christ

#100 S. Church St.

Waynesboro PA 17268-2632

Rev. Robert Cook


Pre-Annual Conference Satellite Event 

EAST- Red Lion Chapel

#3050 Cape Horn Rd. 

Red Lion, PA 17356-9068

Rev. Brendan Hock 


*You may choose which location would be best for you, distance wise. Thank You!

Please save this date and time. We all look forward of seeing everyone on April 2nd.  

Once again, thank you for your time and commitment; support and prayers. 

God's blessing be upon your great work.

A Call for Prayer

posted Feb 28, 2017, 7:48 AM by York District UMC   [ updated ]

Bruce Knisely, retired elder, passed away. 
He was the grandfather of Ken Loyer, elder and Ruth Myers, provisional deacon.

Blanca Baker's ten year old grandson, 
Ayden Kohler, passed away from a brain tumor. His heroic figh was supported by the community and church alike.
Bruce Fenterbush's thirty year old nephew passed away.
Al Horst's brother-in-law passed away.
Rev. Gary Daugherty's brother Ronald Daugherty passed away. 


God of joy, fill our heart with good things. You bestow your loving smile, upon in all of us. Life is full of blessings when we live each day in your presence. Thank you for the joy you bring into our lives.  As we offer our concerns . . . Hear our prayers. --- In Jesus name. Amen.

Local Pastor Gary Fanus has a surgical procedure, and need of prayer.
Retired Local pastor, Hap Hollister, has been hospitalized and under care for blood infection.
Jane Ingram wife of CLM Bill Ingram has a surgical procedure and is recovering at home.
Rev. Dr. Ed Zeiders - prayers needed on his upcoming surgical procedure on April 4. 

Camp & Retreat Ministries

posted Feb 23, 2017, 8:30 AM by York District UMC   [ updated Mar 2, 2017, 7:20 AM ]

Building authentic connections in Christ, community and creation
The Harrisburg Senators and Susquehanna Conference Camp & Retreat Ministries

On Sunday, April 23rd the Harrisburg Senators and Susquehanna Conference Camp & Retreat Ministries are inviting the congregations from the conference to a United Methodist afternoon at the Harrisburg Senators. 

TIME: The game begins at 1:30 pm and the gates open at12:30 pm. 

COST: Tickets for the game are $10 and $3 from each ticket sold will be donated toward the Camp Scholarship Fund. 

Sign up by April 12th in (location in the church that you placed the sign up sheet, ) or call the Senators at 717-231-4444. All kids 12 and under will receive a HersheyPark pass valid through June 30th . 

Contact Person:
Anne Horton
Director Camp & Retreat Ministry
Susquehanna Conference
303 Mulberry Drive
Mechanicsburg, PA  17050
Toll Free 800-874-8474
Phone 717-766-7395
Fax 717-766-5976 
email: or

United Methodist Churches - Men's Lenten Breakfast

posted Feb 6, 2017, 1:17 PM by Vicky Salisbury   [ updated Mar 23, 2017, 7:47 AM by York District UMC ]

United Methodist Churches in the York Area
2017 Men's Lenten Breakfast Schedule  
Saturday during Lent at 7:30 a.m.

*March 4        Messiah UM Church     1300 N. Beaver Street, York
*March 11      Asbury UM Church        340 East Market, York  
*March 18      Aldergate UM Church    397 Tyler Run Road, York
*March 25      Yorkshire UM Church    125 Edgewood Road, York
*April 1           Fourth UM Church         20 North Lehman Street, York
*April 8           Bethany UM Church      1401 Mt. Rose Avenue, York
*April 15         Zion UM Church             1030 Carlisle Road, York

*Communion will be celebrated

The breakfast promptly at 7:30a.m. and conclude at 8:30a.m.
Any questions please call: Barry Montag (717) 792 -1713


posted Feb 6, 2017, 10:08 AM by Vicky Salisbury   [ updated by York District UMC ]


posted Feb 1, 2017, 6:40 AM by Vicky Salisbury   [ updated Mar 17, 2017, 2:16 PM by York District UMC ]



March 12-March 18
St. Johns-Newberry Wmspt, Williamsport (Lycoming) 
Liverpool, Liverpool (Perry) Simpson Altoona, Altoona (Blair) Roseglen, 
Duncannon (Cumberland) 
Wesley Selinsgrove, Selinsgrove (Snyder) Nicholson, Nicholson (Wyoming) 
Moscow, Moscow (Lackawanna) 
Clarks Green, Clarks Green (Lackawanna) 
Christ Tyrone, Tyrone (Blair) 
St. Peters Beavertown, Beavertown (Snyder)

March 19-March 25
New Bethel, Lewisberry (York) 
Salladasburg, Salladasburg (Lycoming) 
Picture Rocks, Picture Rocks (Lycoming) 
Dale, Woodland (Clearfield) 
Thompsontown, Thompsontown (Juniata) 
Susquehanna, Susquehanna (Susquehanna) 
Franklin Fairview, Unityville (Lycoming) 
Huntsville, Shavertown (Luzerne) 
Ross (Extended), Warriors Mark (Huntingdon) 
Wenksville, Biglerville (Adams)

March 26-April 1
Mehoopany, Mehoopany (Wyoming) 
East Troy, East Troy (Bradford) 
Hillsgrove, Hillsgrove (Sullivan) 
Curwensville, Curwensville (Clearfield) 
North Jackson, Susquehanna (Susquehanna) 
West Fairview (Extended), 
Enola (Cumberland) 
Burlington, Burlington (Bradford) 
Peckville, Peckville (Lackawanna) 
Grazierville, Tyrone (Blair) 
First Mt. Union, Mount Union (Huntingdon)

You can use this list for announcements, inclusion in church bulletins, newsletters, etc. Full details about the Circle of Prayer are available from our website at Please be aware that churches are chosen from a pool of all church names with the use of a random number generator without regard to district.


posted Feb 1, 2017, 6:32 AM by Vicky Salisbury   [ updated Mar 7, 2017, 12:45 PM by York District UMC ]

OPEN HOUSE - Sanctuary Christian Counseling

posted Jan 19, 2017, 11:31 AM by Vicky Salisbury   [ updated Jan 19, 2017, 11:41 AM ]

You are all invited to the open house "Sanctuary Christian Counselling" to meet the team and see how our ministry of hope and healing can support you and your congregations. It's next Sunday afternoon, January 29.

 If you can't make it, you can check out our website at or
call us at 

Contact Person: 
Susan Stewart "" <>  // email:

God's Calling Event

posted Oct 17, 2016, 1:31 PM by Vicky Salisbury   [ updated Jan 19, 2017, 11:33 AM ]

March 25, 2017 
God's Calling Event @ Paxton UMC, Harrisburg PA
An Event for those Discerning a Call to Ministry 
with Emphasis on the Ordained and Certified Ministries. 

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