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 togther to become Christ’s disciples

Embracing bold and transformative change that leads to a better future

Penn Central Conference staff members

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.

Penn Central Conference anual meeting

Upcoming Conference Events

  • April 26, 2018  10:00 am - 12:00 pm:
    Community of Practice Group C

  • April 26, 2018  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm:
    Community of Practice Group D

  • April 26, 2018  1:00 pm - 3:00 pm:
    Annual Meeting Planning

  • April 28, 2018  9:00 am - 12:00 pm:
    Hartman Center Advisory Council - Conference Center (East)

  • April 28, 2018  10:00 am - 2:30 pm:
    Money and Ministry Workshop - St. Thomas Episcopal Center, Lancaster

  • April 29, 2018  2:00 pm - 5:00 pm:
    Central Association Annual Meeting - St. John's New Columbia

  • April 29, 2018  2:00 pm - 5:00 pm:
    Camp Director Training

  • May 4, 2018 - May 6, 2018  :
    Elementary Retreat

  • May 6, 2018  3:00 pm - 5:00 pm:
    Mercersburg Spring Meeting

  • May 6, 2018  3:00 pm - 5:00 pm:
    Ecclesiastical Council - Don Snyder

  • May 8, 2018  7:00 pm - 9:00 pm:
    Creation Justice Team Meeting