Photo Albums

NHD Hosts Vital Conversations: Racism Workshop

The Conference Commission on Religion and Race (CCORR) held one of three pilot trainings for clergy on how to have “Vital Conversations” about race and racism in their congregations. The workshop was held at Wesley UMC in Concord, NH on February 2nd.

Bishop's Day on the Mid-Maine District

On Dec. 2, 2018 Bishop Devadhar visited the Mid-Maine District at Green St. UMC in Augusta.

Bishop's Day on the Northern Maine District

On Dec. 1, 2018 Bishop Devadhar came to First UMC in Bangor for his visit to NME.

Bishop's Day on the RISEM District

On Nov. 29, 2018 Bishop Devadhar came to Somerset UMC in the RI/SE MA District.

Bishop's Day on the CT/Western MA District

On Nov. 28, 2018, Bishop Devadhar gathered with the CT/WMA District at Trinity UMC in Springfield, MA.

NE JFON Dinner and Auction events

New England Justice for Our Neighbors (NE JFON) held dinner-auction fundraisers on Nov. 3, 2018 in Lexington and on Nov. 10 in Springfield, MA.

New England UMW Annual Meeting

The New England Conference UMW held its annual meeting on Oct. 27, 2018 at Memorial UMC in Taunton, MA.

NEJ Lay Leaders Gathering

Lay Leaders from the Northeastern Jurisdiction gathered Oct. 12-14, 2018 in Springfield.

2018 NH District Resource Day

Bishop Cho and Rev. Chang

Bishop's Day in the Tri-State District

On Oct. 2, 2018 Bishop Devadhar visited the York Ogunquit UMC to discuss the Commission on a Way Forward.

Bishop's Day on the Central MA District

On Sept. 16, 2018 Bishop Devadhar visited Westford UMC to worship and discuss the upcoming General Conference.

Bishop's Day on the Metro Boston Hope District

On Oct. 6, 2018 Bishop Devadhar celebrated World Communion Sunday (a day early) at Family Brazilian UMC in Saugus.

Bishop's Day on the New Hampshire District

Bishop Devadhar visited Groveton UMC on Oct. 1, 2018 to hear about outreach ministries in the NH District.

Bishop's Day on the Vermont District

Shelburne UMC welcomed Bishop Devadhar Sept. 9, 2018 with a Hallelujah Harvest mission celebration.

Extended Cabinet gleaning fields in NME District

The Bishop and Extended Cabinet visited Maine Sept. 23-26, 2018 where they gleaned potatoes and broccoli for donation to food banks.

NEAC Heritage Center

The New England Conference “Heritage Center” is a collection of furniture and historic objects. The collection is seeking a new home.

Bishop visits Vermont District

Bishop Sudarshana Devadhar and his wife, Prema, visited Vermont on Aug. 2-3, 2018.

'Coming alongside': Three Maine churches

This is the story of three small churches on the Maine coast that experienced the UM connection in a way that allowed them to receive support and, in turn, to offer it.

Korean Peace Festival and March

Six clergy and five lay leaders from New England Conference participated in the Korean Peace Festival and March on July 26-28, 2018 in Washington, D.C.

Little River Light Station, Downeast Maine

During his visit to NME in July 2018, the bishop got a tour of Little River Light Station, an island lighthouse at the entrance to Cutler Harbor.

St Paul's UMC Hulapalooza

St Paul's UMC in St Albans, VT, promoted Abundant Health with a Hulapalooza at Kid's Fest on June 29, 2018.

AC 2018: Saturday's photos

Photos from the last day of the 2018 Annual Conference session

AC 2018: Friday photos

Photos from June 15 at the 2018 Annual Conference session

AC 2018: Service of Ordination and Commissioning

Annual Conference welcomed 14 new clergy - seven ordinands and seven commissionees

AC 2018: Fabrics and 'tiny altars'

Fabrics representing the NEAC's many cultures and 'tiny altars' dotted the plenary space at Annual Conference. Take a look:

AC 2018: Laity Session

Photos from the 2018 Laity Session on June 14, 2018

AC 2018: Memorial Service

The Annual Conference remembered clergy and spouses at the annual Memorial Service Friday morning.

AC 2018: Thursday afternoon and evening

Photos from June 14, 2018

2018 Preachers' Aid Society lunch for clergy

The annual event honors the year's retirees, ordinands, and those celebrating 50 years of ordained ministry. It is the unofficial opening of the Annual Conference session.

RISEM Taize Resource Day

A special shout out to Pastor Katherine Mitchell and the good people of Shepherd of the Valley UMC for hosting our RISEM Resource Day!

Holy Land Pilgrimage - Emmaus

2018 Holy Land pilgrims visited the birthplace of John the Baptist, Emmaus and the Tomb of Samuel on the last day.

Holy Land Pilgrimage - Jerusalem

These photos include sites in Jerusalem – views of the old city from the Mount of Olives, the Via Dolorosa, the teaching steps and more.

Holy Land Pilgrimage - Shores of Galilee

This album of photos includes sites around the Sea of Galilee – Capernaum and Tabgha – and more.

Vermont Churches: Altar Designs

Images of altar and worship settings in Vermont churches submitted for Lenten Devotions 2018.

Vermont Churches: Creative Expressions

Vermont Churches' Interior Settings: photos submitted by local churches

Vermont Churches: Outside the walls

Photos of scenes beyond church walls. Submitted by Vermont churches for 2018 Lenten Devotions.

Vermont Churches: Sanctuaries

Images of sanctuaries in Vermont churches submitted for 2018 Lenten Devotions.

Vermont Churches: Windows

Photos of church windows submitted by Vermont churches for use in the 2018 Lenten Devotions.

Holy Land Pilgrimage - Cana and more

A number of couples on the 2018 Holy Land Pilgrimage renewed their wedding vows at Cana.

Holy Land Pilgrimage - Jacob's Well and The Upper Room

Pilgrims saw The Upper Room, and for the first time, visited Jacob's Well.

Holy Land Pilgrimage - the Garden of Gethsemane

Pilgrims on the 2018 journey to the Holy Land worshiped and had time for private prayer and reflection at the Garden of Gethsemane.

Holy Land Pilgrimage - the Sea of Galilee

Pilgrims were afloat on the Sea of Galilee for worship on the morning of Feb. 25, 2018.

Holy Land Pilgrimage - the Hope School

The Hope Secondary School in Beit Jala on the West Bank serves 130 disadvantaged Palestinian students - Christians and Muslims.

Holy Land Pilgrimage - Remembering our baptism

Bishop Sudarshana Devadhar led a group of 52 clergy and laity on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land from Feb. 19 to March 1, 2018.