News

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Foundry has hired Martha Ford as Interim Coordinator of Family Ministries, Foundry Executive Pastor Dawn Hand told the Management Board at its March 28 meeting. (The Foundry Management Board, a nine-person elected group, meets monthly to discuss and... Read More
Sunday, January 29, 2017
The following pastoral statement was read by Senior Pastor Ginger E. Gaines-Cirelli to the congregation of Foundry United Methodist Church on Sunday morning, January 29, 2017. The vast majority of the congregation responding in a rousing ovation in... Read More
Thursday, December 8, 2016
Management Board Gives First-Round Approval to $2.3 Million Budget for 2017 The Foundry Management Board, a nine-person elected group, meets monthly to discuss and make decisions concerning the management of the church. The Management Board’s... Read More
Sunday, October 30, 2016
The Foundry Management Board, a nine-person elected group, meets monthly to discuss and make decisions regarding the management of the church.     Finance Update At its October 25 meeting, Foundry’s Management Board discussed shortfalls in... Read More
Friday, September 30, 2016
At a Charge Conference presided over by District Superintendent Reverend Gerard Green Jr., the Foundry Management Board voted for a salary adjustment for Pastor Dawn Hand, including retroactive compensation.  This adjustment followed an... Read More
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Management Board Reviews Mission Possible Phase I and Plans for Phase II The Foundry Management Board, a nine-person elected group, meets monthly to discuss and make decisions regarding the management of the church.   Members present at the... Read More
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Foundry Management Board Elects Officers, Reviews Finances The Foundry Management Board, a nine-person elected group, meets monthly to discuss and make decisions regarding the management of the church.   Members present at the July meeting were... Read More
Friday, July 8, 2016
My eyes are spent with weeping; my stomach churns; my bile is poured out on the ground because of the destruction of my people…Lamentations 2:11 - NRSV   We are overwhelmed with grief and sickened yet again by the tragedy and terror... Read More
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Foundry Management Board Refines Processes for Effective Practice The Foundry Management Board, a nine-person elected group, meets monthly to discuss and make decisions regarding the management of the church. Members present at the June meeting... Read More
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Our hearts and prayers go out to the victims of another senseless shooting. This one at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando. The victims, children of God, were gunned down just before closing time at the popular gay nightclub.  It was Latino night... Read More