News

Thursday, February 11, 2016
by Matt Berryman   Today the Board of Ordained Ministry of the Baltimore-Washington Conference issued a statement regarding the process through which they affirmed the call of God upon the life of T.C. Morrow, a married lesbian and member... Read More
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Foundry United Methodist Church is a historic, progressive church in Washington, D.C. that welcomes all, worships joyfully, follows Jesus Christ in challenging the status quo, and seeks to transform the world through God's love. Drawing upon long-... Read More
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
By Erik Alsgaard The Board of Ordained Ministry of the Baltimore-Washington Conference, meeting last month, recommended Tara “T.C.” Morrow for commissioning as a Provisional Deacon. Morrow is a woman married to another woman. The Board is making... Read More
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Charge Conference Dr. Rev Ianther Mills from the Baltimore-Washington Conference presided over the vote for pay packages of Foundry’s four appointed pastors: Ginger Gaines-Cirelli, Dawn Hand, Al Hammer, and Ben Roberts. The unanimous vote affirmed... Read More
Tuesday, December 8, 2015
Foundry Management Board Approves $2 Million Budget, Creates New Nominations Committee The Foundry Management Board, a nine-person elected group, meets monthly to discuss and make decisions regarding the management of the church.   At its final... Read More
Thursday, October 29, 2015
In 2016, the General Conference of The United Methodist Church will once again address the issues of marriage equality and the full inclusion of LGBTQ people in the United Methodist Church.  A recent segment of the PBS show "To The Contrary"... Read More
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Approval Given for Roof Repairs; Stewardship and Budget Development Continue The Foundry Management Board, a nine-person elected group, meets monthly to discuss and make decisions regarding the management of the church.   At its October 27... Read More
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Foundry Management Board creates cushion for Mission Possible cost increases The Foundry Management Board, a nine-person elected group, meets monthly to discuss and make decisions regarding the management of the church.  The Foundry Management... Read More
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Foundry Management Board approves additional paydown of 2014 deficit The Foundry Management Board, a nine-person elected group, meets monthly to discuss and make decisions regarding the management of the church.   The Foundry Management Board... Read More
Friday, June 26, 2015
The ruling today of the United States Supreme Court expands equal marriage rights to all couples and provides an example of justice worth celebrating. For many of the couples married here at Foundry we rejoice with you that your marriage, your... Read More