Photo Albums

Bishop's Day on the RISEM District

Bishop Sudarshana Devadhar met with the Rhode Island/SE MA District on Oct. 19, 2017 at Memorial UMC in Taunton, MA.

Bishop's day on the Conn. Western MA District

Bishop Sudarshana Devadhar spoke to clergy and laity in the Connecticut-Western MA District on Oct. 16, 2017 at Trinity UMC in Springfield, MA.

Bishop's Day on the Metro Boston Hope District

Bishop Sudarshana Devadhar visited the Metro Boston Hope District on Oct. 17, 2017, speaking at Parkway UMC in Milton.

Vermont District welcomes new DS

A welcome service for the Rev. Jill Colley Robinson was held on Oct. 15, 2017 at Faith UMC in South Burlington.

Bishop's Day on the Tri-State District

Bishop Sudarshana Devadhar spoke with clergy and laity of the Tri-State District on Oct. 5, 2017 at First UMC in Portsmouth, NH.

Bishop's Day on the Vermont District 2017

Bishop Devadhar spoke with clergy and laity in the Vermont District on Sept. 26, 2017 at Trinity UMC in Montpelier.

RISEM District DS installation

The RI/Southeastern MA District welcomed Superintendent Andrew L. Foster III on Sept. 24, 2017 at Faith Community Church, Plymouth, MA.

Metro Boston Hope DS installation

The Metro Boston Hope District welcomed Superintendent We Hyun Chang on Sept. 16, 2017 at St. John's Korean UMC in Lexington, MA.

New Hampshire DS installation

The New Hampshire District welcomed Superintendent Taesung Kang with a service on Sept. 9, 2017 at Plymouth UMC.

Bishop's Day on the Mid-Maine District 2017

Bishop Devadhar spoke with 90 clergy and laity from the district at the Auburn UMC on Aug. 27, 2017.

Bishop's Day on the Northern Maine District 2017

The bishop spoke with 100 clergy and laity in the district at First UMC in Bangor on Aug. 28, 2017.

RISEM DS Visits Churches

RISEM District Superintendent Rev. Andrew Foster is enjoying his visits to the RISEM churches as he starts the One on One meetings. Here are some pictures as he begins traveling the district.

AC 2017 photos Saturday

Events included Ziegler Preaching Award, Bible study and the consecration of Deaconess Roberta Bragan

AC 17 Photos Friday

Events included Bible study, the State of the Conference report and plenary sessions

AC 17 Photos: Ordination and Commissioning

The New England Conference commissioned six and ordained two clergy at the 2017 Annual Conference session.

AC 17 photos: Thursday afternoon

Events included the Vital Conversations Circle Process and the Laity Session.

AC 2017 Memorial Service

The New England Conference remembered clergy and spouses who passed during the last year during the annual Memorial Service. Pittsburgh Area Resident Bishop Cynthia Moore-Koikoi was guest preacher.

AC 2017 photos: Thursday morning

Here are some photos from the opening morning of this year's Annual Conference session.

AC 2017: Episcopal Night

The Bishop gave his annual address on June 15, 2017. His theme: Let's not throw away our shot.

2017 Preachers' Aid Society luncheon for clergy

The Preachers' Aid Society hosts a luncheon to celebrate clergy who are retiring, marking milestones, or being ordained. The Taylor Fellowships are also awarded at this time.

Farewell for RISEM DS Seok Hwan Hong

The district said goodbye to Dr. Hong after 7 years during a celebration June 11, 2017 at E Greenwich UMC. Photos by David Abbott.

Farewell for Vermont DS Brigid Farrell

After eight years, the district said goodbye to Rev. Farrell with a celebration on June 4, 2017 at Hedding UMC in Barre.

2017 Pre-Lenten Gatherings for clergy

NEUMC pastors learned about domestic violence during the Pre-Lenten Gatherings led by Anne Marie Hunter.

Bishop's Day on the New Hampshire District

On Dec. 3, 2016 Bishop Devadhar visited NH clergy and laity at the Bow Mills UMC in Concord.

Bishop's Day on the Metro Boston Hope District

On Nov. 17, 2016 Bishop Devadhar gathered with clergy and laity at Lexington-St. John's Korean UMC.

The Chet Dyment Fund

George Chester "Chet" Dyment donated just over $1 million to help foster congregational development in areas of Maine.

Bishop's Day on the CT/WMA District

Clergy and laity of the Connecticut/Western MA District gathered Nov. 12, 2016 at Wesley UMC in Springfield, MA, to talk with the bishop.

Bishop's Day on the RISEM District

Bishop Devadhar visited Plymouth UMC in the Rhode Island-Southeastern MA District on Nov. 7, 2016.

Larry J. Peacock Carriage House dedication

On Nov. 6, 2016, guests gathered at Rolling Ridge Retreat and Conference Center to dedicate the former Moses Hall as the Larry J. Peacock Carriage House. Guests were given tours of the newly renovated building.

Bishop's Day on the Northern Maine District

Bishop Devadhar spoke with clergy and laity at Hampden Highlands UMC on Oct. 27, 2016

Bishop's Day on the Central MA District

On Oct. 23, 2016 Bishop Sudarshana Devadhar spoke with CMA clergy and laity at First UMC in Hudson.

Bishop's Day on the Vermont District

Bishop Devadhar spoke to clergy and laity on Oct. 17, 2016 at Hedding UMC in Barre.

Installation service for MME DS Karen Munson

The Mid-Maine District welcomed their new superintendent on Oct. 16, 2016 at Mill Street Park and Pavilion in Augusta. Photos by John Baker-Streevy.

Installation Service for NME DS Jackie Brannen

The Northern Maine District welcomed their new superintendent on Oct. 15, 2016 at Old Town UMC.

Bishop's Day on the Mid-Maine District

Bishop Sudarshana Devadhar visited the Mid-Maine District on Oct. 9, 2016

Bishop's Day on the Tri-State District - 2016

Bishop Devadhar spoke to clergy and laity in the Tri-State District Oct. 3, 2016 at East Parish UMC in Salisbury, MA.

Sunday worship at Bupyeong Methodist Church, Korea

Bishop Sudarshana Devadhar preached on Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016. Pilgrims also got to see more of the church on a second tour.

Grace Methodist Church, Korea

Grace Methodist Church opened in 2014 on 74th anniversary of the Bupyeong Church from which it was planted

Kipun Methodist Church, Korea

Kipun is a Bupyeong church plant that has grown from one member to some 2,500.

NE Pilgrims visit site near DMZ

Imjingak is a park and tourist destination located about 4 miles from the Military Demarcation Line between North and South Korea.

Cemetery honors missionaries to Korea

The Yanghwajin Foreign Missionary Cemetery is the resting place off 145 foreign missionaries, and includes a monument to Henry Appenzeller. Appenzeller considered the founder of Methodism in Korea.

Kwang-lim Church, Seoul

Kwang-lim Church is the largest Methodist Church in Korea.

Sarang Presbyterian Church, Seoul

Our Korean hosts brought us to one of the nation's largest churches. Some 40,000 worship here each Sunday.

2016 NEUMC Pilgrimage to South Korea - Sept. 21

On this first full day in Korea, we toured our host church, the first Methodist Church in Korea and the Seoul Tower.

Jesus Life Center inauguration

Jesus Life Center, a new Brazilian ministry in Worcester, MA, officially celebrated its new home Sept. 17.

Bishop LaTrelle Easterling farewell

A Celebration and Farewell Service for the bishop was held Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016 at Lexington UMC.

2016 Wanakee Wilderness 5K

The annual trail run/walk is a fundraiser to support renovations to the farmhouse, a landmark at the Meredith, NH, camp.

New Hampshire District DS farewell/welcome

District says goodbye to David Abbott and welcome to Gwendolyn Purushotham

Farewell gathering for Larry Peacock

Rolling Ridge hosted a farewell gathering for retiring Executive Director Larry Peacock on June 26, 2016.

2016 Laity Session at Annual Conference

Each year at Annual Conference, the Laity Session is a time to celebrate the gifts and ministry of the New England Conference laity.