Articles of Faith
Each week in our Foothills Focus newsletter, there is usually at least one article contributed by a congregant, lay or staff member or a special guest. To find articles by a specific author, use our website's search function.
The second in a series of articles relating to four key areas in which we connect with God and each other through our membership at Foothills UMC. Recognizing we have one of the best music programs in East San Diego County.
As the Bethlehem Food Pantry looks ahead to a post-COVID future, we are finding ourselves in need of more people to help us carry out our mission to rescue food to pass along to our friends (both humans and pets). Here are some opportunities to serve:
Foothills member and GSMC council representative Shandra Zawacki has donated some incredible art works representing the feeding of the 5,000 in the GSMC fellowship hall.
The All-Star team of Foothills gets direction from the coaches of the food pantry on how to stay a winning team in the coming season.
Focus #1 of the 4 points of Connect that we will look at throughout 2021.
New Common Ground chair person, Mike Eulitt, lets us know what support for our local elementary school families will need to look like during this troubling year.
Carolyn Wietzel has been awarded by and very active in the Interfaith Shelter Network of San Diego. She updates as as they navigate this exceptionally difficult year.
Within a year that seems to be just getting by moment to moment, the seemingly benign act of rearranging the supermarket shelves can lead to an emergence of carefully hidden panics.
Every Saturday morning, three ministries of giving operate out of our GSMC. The Shepherd's Closet provides good clothing in a safe manner to men, women and children during these trying times.
It can be frustrating to not be able to worship in our sanctuary and sing songs of praise together. Susan Naslund offers an alternative to that church experience, that we can all take part in now.