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Wednesday, October 10, 2012
This fall, three superintendents assumed leadership of districts throughout the Baltimore-Washington Conference. On Sept. 23, the Rev. Cynthia Moore was installed as leader of the Greater Washington District with assurances that United Methodists... Read More
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Foundry has sent a Volunteers in Mission (VIM) team to Haiti once again. A blog has been created in order to follow their adventures. Keep track of what is going on with our VIM team by following them online here. Read More
Wednesday, October 3, 2012
BY MELISSA LAUBER UMCONNECTION STAFF Surrounded by history, pageantry, symbols of the faith and the prayers of countless United Methodists, Bishop Marcus Matthews was installed as the episcopal leader of the Baltimore-Washington Conference in a... Read More
Tuesday, August 21, 2012
Listen to Bishop John Schol's sermon at Foundry Church from August 19. He talks about miracles, risky discipleship and invites us to be a people who dance. This was Bishop Schol's last sermon as Bishop of the Baltimore-Washington Conference before... Read More
Saturday, June 2, 2012
By Bishop John R. Schol The Prophet Isaiah had an uncanny sense of timing. He had a habit of sharing God’s compelling vision to the Israelites in just the right way, and just when they needed it the most. Isaiah spoke the Word of God when Israel... Read More
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
 **MEDIA ADVISORY: Sunday, April 22** Laity Working to Change Methodist Denomination’s Stance on Same-Sex Marriage to be Honored at Foundry UMC "Doors to Equality" Campaign to Send 50 Volunteers Advocating for Book of Discipline Policy... Read More
Friday, April 13, 2012
By Peter D. Rosenstein Published online by the Huffington Post. Over the years I have come to admire and respect the work and ministry of Foundry, UMC in the District of Columbia. Under various leaders, it is a congregation that has... Read More
Saturday, April 7, 2012
  “What does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?” Micah 6:8 The death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin is tragic and heartbreaking. We have said many prayers for Trayvon... Read More
Friday, April 6, 2012
A Washington church hopes a campaign using video testimonials from gay and lesbian Methodists will help push through a resolution sanctioning marriage equality in the church later this month, reversing more than 30 years of anti-gay sentiment in the... Read More
Friday, April 6, 2012
Each year, as many as 3,000 youth experience homelessness in DC, yet there are only 223 beds specifically designed to meet youth needs. The Washington Interfaith Network (WIN) is pushing the city to invest an additional $6.5 million in the FY 2013... Read More