Moravian Church in North America

In Essentials, Unity; In Nonessentials, Liberty; In All Things, Love.

Moravian Church in North America
North: Bethlehem, Pa.
South: Winston-Salem, N.C.

Contact Us

Moravian Church Eastern District

District Developments, August 2017

The Newsletter of The Eastern District Moravian Church August 2017 David E. Bennett, President District Developments Meet Eastern District Social Media Intern Shana Angel In an earlier District Developments article, we shared information related to our search for an Eastern District Social Media Intern. Such action to strengthen our ability to network through social media […]

Read More…

District Developments, June 2017

The Newsletter of The Eastern District Moravian Church June 2017 David E. Bennett, President District Developments   District Seeks Social Media Intern You see people sitting in the malls, waiting rooms, and even on park benches doing it…..it’s that telltale slow swipe of the finger down their smartphone or tablet…..over and over again as they […]

Read More…

District Developments, January 2017

The Newsletter of The Eastern District Moravian Church January 2017 David E. Bennett, President Extending Christ’s Love With Community Ministry For Moravian Theological Seminary student, Mandy Mastros, it all comes together in these words….“Our Lord Jesus Christ entered into this world’s misery to bear it and overcome it. We seek to follow Him in serving […]

Read More…

District Developments, June 2016

The Newsletter of The Eastern District Moravian Church David E. Bennett, President The Divine Whispers of Leftovers! It all started with too much food! The Lebanon congregation had planned a special “Take a Friend to Church Sunday,” which included a nice luncheon following the service. Certainly being the amazing hosts they are, the congregation worked […]

Read More…

District Developments, May 2016

“We agreed to sponsor ‘a’ family Who arrived as ‘the’ family And is now ‘our’ family.” A message from our president, the Rev. David Bennett These words describe the “journey of the heart” for members of Central Moravian Church who have joined with four other local faith communities in resettling a Syrian refugee family. Inspired […]

Read More…

District Developments, April 2016

The Newsletter of the Eastern District  Moravian Church April 2016 • David E. Bennett, President Sharon Gives Back With 5K Run & Walk It was certainly a sad loss to the community, but undoubtedly a grave tragedy for the Brown family. One can only imagine the anguish they felt as the realization that their family business, Brown’s Heating […]

Read More…

District Developments, October 2015

The Newsletter of the Eastern District Moravian Church – David E. Bennett, president October 2015   It was Anything But Business as Usual…. “We always had flowers that decorated our sanctuary,” explained the church member, “but then we came to realize that flowers served more ourselves than our community. So it occurred to us….what if […]

Read More…

District Developments

January 2015 The Newsletter of the Eastern District Moravian Church  David E. Bennett, President They Are Getting Closer! I continually get inquiries regarding the development of the relocation and new ministry of Lancaster Moravian Church. With the new year now upon us, I am therefore happy to report that the church offices of The Moravian […]

Read More…

Creating God Space Conference

Creating God Space Practical, Doable, and Authentic ways to Engage in Spiritual Conversations September 12-13, 2014, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania A Conference Sponsored by the Eastern District Evangelism Commission Hosted by Moravian Theological Seminary Speaker- Doug Pollock, Author of “God Space” Trying to figure out how to start spiritual conversations with your friends, co-workers, and family members […]

Read More…

Staff

Eastern District Executive Board   David Bennett, President Phone……………………… 610-865-0302 Email………………….. daveb@mcnp.orgThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Johanna Heft, Administrative Assistant Phone……………………… 610-865-0302 Email………………….. johanna@mcnp.orgThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Staff District Youth and Young Adult Ministries Cynthia Rader […]

Read More…

District Information

Eastern District Office 1021 Center Street Bethlehem, PA  18018 610-865-0302 edeb@mcnp.org Eastern District Executive Board David Bennett, President Phone: 610-865-0302 Email: daveb@mcnp.org   Staff District Youth and Young Adult Ministries Cynthia Rader Geyer Phone: 610-419-2063 Email: cynthia@mcnp.org   District Christian Education Marie Couts Phone.: 740-254-4769 Email: mcouts@sbcglobal.net   District/Provincial Finance Office Brenda Cahill, Controller Phone: 610-867-7566 x11 Email: […]

Read More…

Congregations and Emerging Ministry

The Eastern District includes congregations in Maryland, New York, New Jersey, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C. Congregations   DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA   NORTHERN PROVINCE, EASTERN DISTRICT Washington Faith Moravian Church   MARYLAND   NORTHERN PROVINCE, EASTERN DISTRICT Thurmont Graceham Moravian Church New Carrollton Trinity Moravian Church Upper Marlboro St. Paul’s Moravian Church   NEW JERSEY   NORTHERN […]

Read More…

Moravian Daily Texts

10/22/2017

Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost
Watchword for the Week — Sing to the Lord, bless his name; tell of his salvation from day to day. Psalm 96:2

Sunday, October 22 — Isaiah 45:1–7; Psalm 96:1–9,(10–13)
1 Thessalonians 1:1–10; Matthew 22:15–22

Now begin the work, and the Lord be with you. 
1 Chronicles 22:16

Simon answered, “Master, we have worked all night long but have caught nothing. Yet if you say so, I will let down the nets.” Luke 5:5

Loving Father, we put our trust and confidence in you knowing that you have our best interest at heart. We know that whatever we do and wherever we go, we can depend on you. With grateful hearts we will follow your commands. Bless us with your knowledge and power we pray. In Jesus’ name. Amen.

Buy the Book