Rio Texas MFSA had a significant presence at the Rio Texas Annual Conference in early June. We sponsored a luncheon with 185+ attendees, with Rev. M Barclay speaking.
We also had an information table and book fair in the exhibit area.
Rev. Richard Bates presented awards at the MFSA Luncheon.
Rev. Gloria Lear (First UMC Corpus Christi) got the “Building a Just Community – Lifetime Achievement” Award.
Rev. Cliff Krcha (First UMC Odem) received the “Building a Just Community – Genesis” Award.
Rev. John Elford (University UMC Austin) received the “Champion of Clergy Equality” award.