Pennsylvania Conference (Reading, Pennsylvania, US)

A unit of church organization comprising the state of Pennsylvania. ( See also Allegheny East Conference ; Allegheny West Conference .) Statistics (1993) for Pennsylvania: churches, 103; members, 9,032; church or elementary schools, 23; ordained ministers, 39; licensed ministers, 8; Bible instructors, 1; teachers, 44; lay pastors, 6; credentialed commissioned ministers, 1. Headquarters: 720 Museum Road, Reading, Pennsylvania. The conference forms part of the Columbia Union Conference. Institutions. Blue Mountain Academy; Reading Rehabilitation Hospital. Local churches: Allentown (Allentown, Lehigh Valley [Spanish]), Altoona, Berwich, Bethlehem, Blossburg, Brockway, Butler, Canton, Carlisle, Chambersburg, Charleroi, Chester (Grace), Clearfield, Corry, Coudersport, Danville, Derrick City, Dr...

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