Consequences of the 2012 election on faith-based services

Interested members of the public are invited to join a free conference call hosted by the Institutional Religious Freedom Alliance (IRFA) concerning the election’s consequences for faith-based services. The conference call will be held December 3, from 8-9 p.m. EST. Special guest Steve McFarland, currently chief legal officer for World Vision will give a report, to be followed by questions from participants. Call 661-673-8600. Enter Access Code: 858 482#.

Steve McFarland has served with Prison Fellowship, the Christian Legal Society, the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom, and the US Department of Justice. IRFA works to safeguard the religious identity, faith-based standards and practices, and faith-shaped services of faith-based organizations across the range of service sectors and religions, enabling them to make their distinctive and best contributions to the common good.