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MFSA announces leadership change

  Washington, DC – The Board of Directors of the Methodist Federation for Social Action (MFSA) announced today they have accepted the resignation of Executive Director Chett Pritchett effective June 10, 2016. “Under Chett’s steady hand, MFSA has delved deeper into the work of leading and energizing people to be agents of God’s justice, peace, and reconciliation”said MSFA Board […]

Methodist Federation for Social Action and the Institute on Religion & Democracy weigh in on Schaefer decision

This week’s decision by the UMC’s judicial council to uphold the NE Jurisdiction’s Committee on Appeals decision to reinstate Schaefer brought quick response from many corners.

MFSA issues statement on Council of Bishops decison

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Methodist Federation for Social Action (MFSA), an independent organization of United Methodists focused on peace and justice ministries, issued a statement today critical of the decision issued by the United Methodist Council of Bishops (COB) earlier today requesting that a complaint be filed against Bishop Melvin G. Talbert for his presiding […]

For the Love of God: a response to Saturday night

No one can agree to share their toys so we will all go home with no change in structure?  @pastor_clayton Parliamentary pandemonium broke out in the final General Administration Committee meeting of the 2012 General Conference as competing plans rose and fell in quick legislative succession, leaving the committee with no recommendation to re-structure the […]