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.
Foothills member and Common Ground director, John Parsons,
The Neal's provide an informative update from their missionary work in Fiji.
Charge conference is an annual meeting required by the UMC where we vote on issues vital to the church and provide reports on areas of ministry to our church and the greater conference.
After a huge overhaul of the sanctuary AV system, bugs still persist. But we know everything that is happening and we know how to fix it.
Longtime article contributor La Donna Chase provides her last piece of spiritual insight after her diagnosis of Parkinson's and before retiring from the newsletter.
Susan Naslund provides information about a workshop to train potential missionaries in disaster response and the affects it can provide.
Clarice Utt describes a fantastic medical mission located at Chapel of the Valley UMC that she assists with. It provides medical assistance to working class people who can't afford traditional medical care.
Karrie Osborn describes her journey of attending worship to being an important part of the functioning of the church and its mission.
The first newsletter update from the UMC Fiji missionaries, the Neals, after Foothills has returned from their assistance with their mission there.
The Foothills board of trustees updates everyone on the many things happening behind and in front of the scene to improve the campus.