Welcome to Pittsburgh!

The Western Pennsylvania Conference welcomes you to the 2024 Northeastern Jurisdictional Conference.

Northeastern Jurisdictional Conference
July 10-12, 2024

The Northeastern Jurisdictional Conference  will meet July 10-12, 2024 at the Omni William Penn Hotel (530 William Penn Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15219). This years theme is OVERFLOWING WITH HOPE (Romans 15:13).

To follow along with the daily proceedings, watch the livestream and read the Daily Christian Advocate.


Download this guide for info about the hotel, nearby food options, things to do, and getting around the city.

Live stream is now available

Download the NEJ Daily Christian Advocate and other important documents

Daily Agenda

Delegates and Bishops will begin to arrive. There will be meetings for individual committees starting on Monday.

A day of worship, spiritual discipline, prayer, conversation

Business of the conference, including reports and the State of the Jurisdiction Address and Retirement Celebration
Plenary 1:   10 -11:40 am (Call to order, welcome, roll call, reports)
Plenary 2:    1:15 -3:00 pm (Reports)
Plenary 3:    3:15 - 5:10 pm (State of the Jurisdiction address, reports, voting)
Plenary 4:    6:55 - 8:30 pm (Election of NEJ officers, Retirement Celebration)

Business of the conference, including reports and voting
• Plenary 5:   8:15-10:30 am (Worship & reports)
• Plenary 610:30 - 11:45 am (voting, other business)
• Plenary 7:  1:15 - 3:00 pm (reports and business)
• Plenary 8:  7:15 - 9:00 pm (business)

Business of the conference, including reports and episcopal assignments
• Plenary 9:   8:30 - 9:30 am (Reports, business, episcopal assignments)
• Service of Sending Forth:   11:15 am

Special Offering

The special offering taken at the Wednesday, July 10th worship service of the 2024 NEJ Conference will go to support Kidcelerate; a child-centric ministry of Church Union (downtown Pittsburgh) with programs focused on nutritious foods, quality education and healthy adult relationships. Those in attendance, or watching the livestream, can give through this online option.