/article-topper.jpg

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. On this page, you will find the collection of all of those articles, beginning with the most recent written. To find articles by a specific author, use our website's search function.


Extraordinary Hospitality 2.0 Brunch

Extraordinary Hospitality 2.0 Brunch

Pastor Lori lays out a vision for a new kind of hospitality for a new era of church.


Methodists in Motion at Relay for Life

Methodists in Motion at Relay for Life

The annual relay for life is coming up and there are many ways to be involved or assist those that are involved.


GSMC Director's Update 3/2019

GSMC Director's Update 3/2019

A short and sweet update from Good Shepherd Ministry Center director Danean LeNoir


Church Conference Scheduled for Becoming a Reconciling Congregation

Church Conference Scheduled for Becoming a Reconciling Congregation

After much work and after a difficult Special Called Session of the General Conference, Foothills is moving forward with holding a vote on whether to join the reconciling network of churches.


How's Your Health? Foothills Foundation

How's Your Health? Foothills Foundation

The Foundation has been established to preserve long term health within Foothills UMC.


Bringing Our 'A' Game

Bringing Our 'A' Game

Mission chair, Carolyn Wietzel, provides a run down of a very successful 2 week run with the Interfaith Shelter.


Response to the Special Session of the General Coference

Response to the Special Session of the General Coference

The church as a world body has taken an unfortunate path forward when answering the question of human sexuality within the church. Our pastors discuss what that means for Foothills.


GSMC Director's Update 2/2019

GSMC Director's Update 2/2019

Danean checks in during these busy and cold winter days.


Don't Get Scammed: Part II

Don't Get Scammed: Part II

As the church continues to be a target of scammers, this article focuses on showing some of the red flags to look out for.


Opportunities to Serve at GSMC

Opportunities to Serve at GSMC

Good Shepherd Ministry Center in El Cajon is growing quickly to match the need of the community. Your support and time is needed.