Posts from October 2016

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Recreational marijuana legalization strips control from communities

by MFI News

This November, Massachusetts voters must be vigilant in stopping the effort to legalize recreational marijuana in the Bay State. Not only does Question 4 endanger Massachusetts families and children, but it deliberately strips control from communities and homeowners. Here are a few points our friends at Safe and Healthy MA have shared about this dangerous ballot […]

We’re Here to Help You Protect Your Ministry

by MFI News

As I’ve been writing to you for some time now, the confusion and controversy in our culture surrounding issues of human sexuality and religious freedom are presenting unique challenges to the church.  This is why a growing part of MFI’s ministry is equipping pastors and church leaders with the tools and understanding they need to shepherd […]

Vote NO on Question 4

by MFI News

While MFI is excited that MA citizens will have the opportunity to repeal the Bathroom and Locker Room Law in 2018, next month, we have the chance to stop the legalization of recreational marijuana. MFI is working with a broad, bipartisan coalition of leaders throughout the Commonwealth who understand the dangers of marijuana. Please vote NO on […]

Eric Metaxas Comes to Lexington

by MFI News

MFI is excited to join our friends at The Stubblebine Company for the Profiles in Leadership Business Breakfast next Friday, October 28 with Eric Metaxas. At our 23rd Annual Fundraising Banquet two years ago, MFI and guests were thrilled to hear from Mr. Metaxas, and we look forward to once again gaining from his wisdom next week. Metaxas […]

MFI Anniversary Banquet a success!

by MFI News

As I sat at the feet of Ravi Zacharias during last Friday’s MFI Banquet I received a text that threatened to distract me from this speech that I’d waited so long to hear.  “Seven news is outside.”  Luz, our office administrator, was out in the lobby ushering the last of the guests in and saw […]

BREAKING: Major progress on the battle for privacy, safety and freedom

by MFI News

I have great news to share with you on two fronts today. First, early this morning, our national partners at Alliance Defending Freedom filed a lawsuit on behalf of four Massachusetts churches in response to the transgender bathroom law’s unprecedented and unconstitutional intrusion into the First Amendment rights of our pastors, priests and houses of worship.  If […]

Massachusetts churches file suit to challenge law forcing them to speak, act contrary to their faith

by MFI News

ALLIANCE DEFENDING FREEDOM NEWS RELEASE  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT ADF MEDIA RELATIONS: (480) 444-0020 or www.adfmedia.org/home/contact    Massachusetts churches file suit to challenge law forcing them to speak, act contrary to their faith ADF attorneys represent four congregations in case against commonwealth officials Tuesday, October 11, 2016 BOSTON – Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys representing four Massachusetts […]