Social media lit up yesterday after the Director of Civil and Human Rights in the United Methodist Church decided to hold up a sign on Thursday during the March of Life. Bill Mefford held up a sign that said “I March for Sandwiches” with the marchers for the March for Life in the background. A number of pro life folk were upset and wondered why Mefford wasn’t marching for real. I’m not here to talk about abortion. (I tend to be in the “mushy middle” on abortion, I tend to see it not as a “good,” but something that might have to be used in either tragic or desparate circumstances.) I want to talk about the lack respect that is found at time from progressive Christians when they encounter people that they don’t agree with.
Mefford apologized for his stunt. Via Rod Dreher, Mefford wrote:
It seems my picture…
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