Pleasantville Center

for Training & Renewal


Spring 2024 Module

FM History & Polity – Instructor: Supt. Chris Hill
Dates:  March 2, a Zoom Conference Call – 9 AM – Noon
April 5-6 at Pleasantville Camp – Friday 6 PM – Saturday 3 PM
Tuition: $120 – Audit $90
This course is an exploration of the roots, development, doctrine and structure of the Free Methodist church.  Students will gain an understanding of our place in the larger church family and the distinctives of our Wesleyan heritage as expressed in the Free Methodist Church.  We will also explore the opportunities for the FMC in a quickly changing culture.

Lodging & Meals

Lodging:  $50 (per overnight stay at Pleasantville)
Meals (per person) – $40  (per weekend at Pleasantville Camp)

Weekend Schedule

(for sessions at Pleasantville Camp, 260 Third St., Pleasantville, PA  16341)
Friday:        Registration begins at 5:00 PM
Class begins at 6:00 PM
Saturday:    Breakfast at 7:30 AM
Class begins at 8:15 AM
Lunch at Noon
Class ends around 3 PM depending on the course content



Additional Information

Where to purchase books
Many of the books  for the classes offered are available at Otherwise check out recommendations included in class overview.
Keystone Conference offers 1/3 scholarships for those who are in the ordination track.
Other conferences – Check with your conference or local church for availability.
Call: 814-758-1988