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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.


Chili Cookoff Wrapup

Chili Cookoff Wrapup

Jodee Rich shares a heart felt letter with Foothills after he makes our first annual chili cookoff happen.


Tentgeps Campout a Success!

Tentgeps Campout a Success!

After a great weekend camping out at Oakzanita, the Tentpegs group comes back with a full report of the good times.


New Things and a New Committee

New Things and a New Committee

A new committee called the Good Shepherd Ministry Council has formed, just as Foothills and El Cajon First UMC voted to merge and create the Good Shepherd Ministry Center.


Falling in Love with the Bible

Falling in Love with the Bible

Susan Naslund reflects on the joint worship service with our Lutheran neighbors and takes a look at how our two faiths approach the Bible.


Meals on Wheels Update

Meals on Wheels Update

Don Jenkinson provides an update on Foothills' association with Meals on Wheels of El Cajon.


Remembering Marjorie Ketchum

Remembering Marjorie Ketchum

Kathy Cueva remembers her friend and the originator of the Prayer Quilt Ministry at Foothills, Marjorie Ketchum.


Why Camping is Good For You

Why Camping is Good For You

AND WHY YOU SHOULD SIGN UP FOR THE TENTPEGS CAMPING TRIP ON OCTOBER 27-29, 2017


A Finance Update

A Finance Update

Steven Hable, as acting chair of the Finance Committee, sheds some extra light on the church's current financial situation.


Planning for the End of Life

Planning for the End of Life

Elaine Northcutt tells about local classes available through a friend of hers that plan for complicated and difficult matters that we all must go through.


The 'How Privileged Are You' Survey

The 'How Privileged Are You' Survey

Susan Naslund takes a seemingly innocuous facebook survey and discovers a deeper sense of self.