The March meeting of the Rio Texas Chapter of the Methodist Federation for Social Action will be Thursday, March 10 at Tarrytown UMC, 2601 Exposition, in Austin. (NOTE CHANGE IN VENUE.) The program is entitled “What to Expect at General Conference 2016”. General Conference is the quadrennial gathering of United Methodists from around the world at which policies are set and decisions made that will impact United Methodists for the next four years. GC2016 will be in Portland, Oregon from May 10-20 this year. The MFSA meeting will feature Jay Brim, a member of Westlake UMC who currently serves as Chancellor to the Bishop of the Rio Texas Conference.
Snacks and mingling begin at 6:30p, followed by the program at 7:00. Bring friends of any (or no) faith tradition. We hope to see you there!