Rev. Dr. Bill Mefford to Speak on United Methodist and Gun Violence
May 5, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The PNW Conference is please to host Rev. Dr. Bill Mefford from Washington D.C. Mefford is the director of Civil and Human Rights for the General Board of Church sand Society where he works primarily on the issues of immigration, refugees, criminal justice reform, death penalty and torture abolition, religious freedom and other civil rights issues.
Mefford will be speaking at Marysville UMC (Noon-1:30pm), Seattle First UMC 7-8:30pm on May 5th, and at Tacoma First UMC 10am-12pm on May 6th. He will be addressing the topic of criminal background checks on gun purchases and Initiative 594.