Penn Central Conference, where congregations passionately declare and demonstrate the courageous love of Christ:

Actively Engaged in serving the needs of the local community and the world

Living, Loving and Learning together to become Christ’s disciples

Embracing bold and transformative change that leads to a better future

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Who We Are

Welcome to the Penn Central Conference of the United Church of Christ

Penn Central Conference is a faith-based and mission driven conference formed in January 1963 as a merger of the Congregational Christian Church and the Evangelical and Reformed Church. We are the regional body of 186 churches located in urban, suburban, small town and rural locations in Central Pennsylvania from New York to Maryland.

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Upcoming Conference Events

  • May 21, 2022  10:00 am - 1:00 pm:
    Small Church Vitality Workshops - Southern Mercersberg and Gettysburg Associations

  • May 22, 2022  4:00 pm - 7:00 pm:
    Lancaster Association "A Heroes Welcome" Picnic

  • May 23, 2022 - May 24, 2022  :
    Mercersburg Convocation

  • May 25, 2022  7:30 pm - 8:30 pm:
    "Matching Gift Challenges" Webinar with Andrew Warner

  • June 2, 2022  10:00 am - 11:00 am:
    Coffee With Your Conference Staff