Statements

On occasion, the appointed clergy and/or elected leadership teams make statements to or on behalf of Richfield United Methodist Church.

These statements may be on the missional values and life of the church, the denomination, matters of public health, and other community and world news which requires a faithful response. As available, these statements will be archived here.

Pandemic and COVID-19 Response:

Covid-19 Church Response #14

This statement from Rev. Nate Melcher is dated 07.29.2021.

2021 Regathering Survey #4 Data

This is trend data from the church about regathering, May 2021.

Covid-19 Church Response #13

This statement from Rev. Nate Melcher is dated 06.06.2021.

Covid-19 Church Response #12

This statement from Rev. Nate Melcher is dated 02.01.2021.

2021 Regathering Survey #3 Data

This is trend data from the church about regathering, January 2021.

Covid-19 Church Response #11

This statement from Rev. Nate Melcher is dated 11.13.2020.

Taskforce Presentation

This is the presentation to Ad Board on 08.04.2020 (PowerPoint download).

2020 Regathering Survey #1 Data

This is trend data from the worshiping body about regathering, July 2020.

Covid-19 Church Response #10

This statement from Rev. Nate Melcher is dated 08.09.2020.

Covid-19 Church Response #9

This statement from Rev. Nate Melcher is dated 07.05.2020.

Covid-19 Church Response #8

This statement from Rev. Nate Melcher is dated 05.17.2020.

Covid-19 Church Response #7

This statement from Rev. Nate Melcher is dated 04.28.2020.

Covid-19 Church Response #6

This statement from SPRC Chair J. Kirchner and Rev. Nate Melcher is dated 04.20.2020.

Covid-19 Church Response #5

This statement from Rev. Nate Melcher is dated 04.17.2020.

Covid-19 Church Response #4

This statement from Rev. Nate
Melcher is dated 03.23.2020.

Covid-19 Church Response #3

This statement from Rev. Nate
Melcher is dated 03.17.2020.

Covid-19 Response to CFC Families

This statement from C.
Mahler is dated 03.16.2020.

Covid-19 Response to User Groups

This statement from Rev. Nate
Melcher is dated 03.16.2020.

Covid-19 Church Response #2

This statement from Rev. Nate
Melcher is dated 03.13.2020.

Covid-19 Church Response #1

This statement from Rev. Nate
Melcher is dated 03.13.2020.

Missional Values of the Church:

Richfield UMC Land Acknowledgment

This statement premiered in worship on Sunday, April 18, 2021.

Staying Safe as a Church Online

This statement from Rev. Nate Melcher is dated 06.02.2020.

Concerning Our Denomination

This statement from Rev. Nate
Melcher is dated 01.18.2020.

Public Health Matters:

The Chauvin Trial Verdict

This statement from the appointed clergy team is dated 04.23.2021.

Daunte Wright's Death

This statement from the appointed clergy team is dated 04.16.2021.

George Floyd's Death

This statement from the appointed clergy team is dated 05.30.2020.