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Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Dear Foundry Members and Friends, I was very proud of Foundry Church this past Monday and Tuesday when Foundry members provided a strong presence and witness during the trial of Rev. Frank Schaefer. Foundry leaders also responded quickly to the... Read More
Sunday, November 10, 2013
Typhoon Haiyan, possibly the strongest storm ever to make landfall, battered parts of the Philippines on Friday, November 8. With sustained winds of 195 mph, the category 5 storm cut a swath of devastation across the northern tip of Cebu and tore... Read More
Friday, November 1, 2013
Foundry has received notice from the DC Government that 16th Street is going to be freshly paved between P and Q Street. When they are working right outside of Foundry, you will no longer be able to park, drop off, or pick up anyone from the... Read More
Friday, October 25, 2013
Best of Gay D.C. 2013: Community - Best House of Worship Foundry United Methodist Church (Washington Blade photo by Michael Key) Best house of worship: Foundry United Methodist Church 1500 16th St., N.W. 202-332-4010 foundryumc.org Runner-up: Bet... Read More
Thursday, October 24, 2013
For the first time in the 12-year history of the Washington Blade’s annual Best of Gay D.C. readers poll awards, the Blade has selected a “lifetime achievement award.” This honor is being awarded to Rev. Dean Snyder, an LGBT ally and senior pastor... Read More
Sunday, October 6, 2013
  This is a report on recent activities of Foundry’s elected Management Board, encompassing its August 27 and September 24 meetings as well as the Holy Conversation on September 15. This and similar accounts in the future will report on Foundry... Read More
Friday, October 4, 2013
Have you been impacted by the federal shutdown? If so, the Foundry community would like to offer support through a small group that will begin this Thursday from 8:30AM to 9:30AM in the Van Ness area.   If you're interested in joining, "... Read More
Friday, September 20, 2013
Monday, September 16, 2013 Brothers and Sisters in Christ: It is with shock and sadness that we received the news of the shootings at the Washington Navy Yard this morning. It grieves us all that what began as a typical Monday morning in Washington... Read More
Monday, September 9, 2013
A Foundry couple married a few months ago had to replace one of their wedding rings. They asked Rev. Dean Snyder, who conducted the wedding, if he would bless the new ring.   Dean realized that he and his spouse Jane are on their second (or... Read More
Sunday, August 11, 2013
Foundry’s Senior Pastor, the Rev. Dean Snyder, will be one of the featured guest preachers for the Marsh Chapel Summer Preaching Series 2013, "Pulpits of Northern Methodism," at Boston University. Snyder will preach on August 11 and 18 at the 11:00... Read More