Foothills News for 2.15.16

Foothills News for 2.15.16
Your Foothills news for
February 15, 2016
Our church van with a new graphic wrap. Our youth will ride around in style this summer.
Youth director, Sharon Russo, relates her experience and her
growth with the imposition of ashes throughout her life.
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Undisciplined Disciples  
Lay Leader Steve Hable looks at the often claimed,
but too often over-looked mission of many churches.
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The Season of Lent is here and with it, the path to the cross and the miracle of Jesus' resurrection.
Wednesdays 2/17 - 3/16: Dinner and discussion in King Hall at 6 pm
Saturdays 2/13 - 3/26: Men's breakfast group in the conference room at 7 am
Sunday 3/20: Palm Sunday and the beginning of Holy Week
Thursday 3/24: Maundy Thursday concert and service at 7 pm
Friday 3/25: Good Friday open Sanctuary meditation 12 pm - 3 pm
Sunday 3/27 is Easter with an egg hunt between services!
Take an opportunity to learn about Foothills and see if it is the right place for you. Or invite a friend to this introductory luncheon after church on 2/21 at 12 pm, with Pastors Jeanette and Eric. More 
The Kairos missionaries will be heading to a retreat at RJ Donovan prison from March 3-6 and they need your help. Bake cookies to help them in their work with the inmates. All cookies must be brought to church on Sunday 2/28. Read More
The Prayer Quilt Ministry is hosting their annual beginner's workship on 2/27 at 9 am in King Hall. Anyone with a basic knowledge of sewing is encouraged to take part in this vital and compassionate ministry of Foothills. Read More
Meals on Wheels of East County is hosting its annual fundraiser tea and lunch on 4/2 at 2 pm. Foothills has hosted routes in Spring Valley and El Cajon for 23 years and our many faithful volunteers will be honored. Support them 
Kim Kelley, Executive Director of New Entra Casa, will be speaking at the next UMW dinner in Foothills' King Hall on Tuesday, 2/16 at 6:00 pm. Read More 
Come hear the story of Jim Bregante and his experience growing up in San Diego's Little Italy, at February's United Methodist Men's dinner on Tuesday the 23rd at 6 pm. Read More
Several new families at the El Nido transitional housing apartments are in need of children's clothing. Please donate all sizes for girls ages 2-14 and boys ages 4-12 outside the sanctuary on Sunday mornings or to the offices. 
Foothills member and Reiki master, Kathy Cueva, brings the ancient light-touch, energy-healing practice of Reiki to King Hall. Contact her to experience her practice on 2/21 at 1 pm during her apointment only clinic.
Get to Know a Foothills Committee 
There are several committees at Foothills, made up of members and staff, that help our church perform its mission in the world and to the community. We would like you to get to know the
Staff Parish Relations Committe (SPRC)
SPRC is a committee at Foothills with the purpose of assisting the pastor(s) and staff in assessing their gifts, maintaining health holistically, their work-life balance and setting priorities for leadership and service.Committee members include: Dottie Crummy, Judy Endeman, Kathy Glass,
Norm Hapke, Nelson Melchoir, Jim O'Donnnell, Michelle Roach and Mimi Test as chair.
The San Diego Master Chorale returns to Foothills to perform 'Eternal Light' on Sunday, 3/6 at 4pm. Mark your calendar to see this "voice of San Diego" choir. Read More  
Our exceptional worship coordinator, Debbie Williams, needs a 'theme team' to plan and decorate the sanctuary on Palm and Easter Sundays. Please contact to offer your skills. 
The Fiji mission team is hosting another pancake breakfast at Applebee's to raise money for their summer trip. Head to the Rancho San Diego Applebee's on 2/27 at 8 am. Read More
Participate in providing communion to families separated by migration at the U.S. Mexico border on 2/28 from 11:30 am to 3:30 pm. Rev. John Fanestil and Pastor Jeanette will lead a group leaving from Foothills in the morning. Read More 
The Foothills Faith Academy
Read the newsletter from one of the best preschools in town.
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Are you in need of pastoral care?
If you or a loved one are in need, please contact us so that we may pray and care for you and yours.
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Family Connection at Foothills
See the latest Family Connection newsletter with all of the opportunities and events available for your family to get involved.
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Worship at Foothills - Sundays, 8:30 & 10:30 am

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