There are so many opportunities that are available right NOW for being Christ-like in a healthy, positive way with a bicycle.
“My world is not my church – the center of my world is my community, and the church is part of that community.”
“Today we celebrate the ministry of reconciliation that has been and will continue to be our life’s work.”
Together we celebrated Scott’s testing of our comfort zones and blessed them as a couple who were now stretching their own comfort with this new venture.
by Scott Roth, Interim Executive Conference Minister of Eastern District Conference When spring is in full swing, Eastern District Conference (EDC) annually gathers to celebrate being family. Many times, congregations lose […]
As the world we live in continues to change within our congregations, we still seem to expect people to come to us. As a city on a hill, the light […]
The moment that Scott Roth unlocked Peace Mennonite’s old building for the first time in September of 2012, he began to tear up. One of the high school students with him asked why he was so emotional. “I can’t believe this is actually happening,” he responded.
The journey to open what is now Project Haven, a community center in East Greenville (Pa.), had been long and circuitous. Roth, youth pastor of Eastern District Conference’s New Eden Fellowship, had been a part of UPPEN (Upper Perk Prayer & Evangelism Network) and the regional ministerium for years. In 2011, these groups faced a community crisis when a high school student committed suicide. Leaders from the groups met with reprentatives from Upper Perkiomen School District to find out how they could help.