2017.7.31 News

2017.7.31 News

Articles on Faith 
Planning For the End of Life  
Elaine Northcutt explains the responsibility and necessity of being prepared 
and tells about a local organization that provides classes. 
Photos of Foothillians  
The youth group and leaders put together a beautiful home at El Nido for a family of 4 that fled domestic violence and found themselves homeless. Foothills furnishes an apartment at the El Nido transitional living center, which will guide the family on the path to self-sufficiency over the course of a year.

Upcoming Highlights 
10 am Summer Services, July 16 - Septemeber 10 
Throughout the summer, Foothills will merge the usual two morning services into one hour of praise.
Cool things are planned every week, including presentations from ministry leaders on things our church is doing in the community. If you are fit and able, please park in the lower parking lot during these join service Sundays.
Check out what's going on and be sure not to miss out:
8/6 - Rev. Lori Doyle of El Cajon First UMC preaching with Witness Unplugged performing 
8/13 - A moving performance of Amazing Grace and more music from Corey and Lori Hable 
8/20 - Sundae Funday! Ice cream sundaes and more after worship in the youth center 
8/27 - "This is the Record of John" performance by Foothills singers 
9/3 - Neighborly Sunday with our Lutheran friends. Potluck in their remodeled space after worship 
9/10 - Ministry Fair in King Hall after worship with complimentary brunch
The 8th Annual Bridge Marathon 
Like bridge? Then join in the 8 month long bridge marathon that meets on the 4th Tuesday of each month in the Youth Center, beginning in September and running until May. There is a $35 buy-in, most of which goes towards Foothills missions and the rest goes towards the prizes and party at the end of the marathon. Contact Margie Howard to sign up, or be on the substitute's list. 
Moms Still Connecting Through the Summer 
The Moms Connect small group is still meeting regularly during the summer and welcoming mothers of children who are infants, all the way to teens, to meet up with them for learning, encouragement and support. They meet the first and third Wednesdays of every month, usually in King Hall, but sometimes off campus. Follow the group on Facebook for updates and details.  
Reiki Healing and Energy at Foothills 
Kathy Cueva is a long-time Foothills member and also a Reiki master. She is holding an appointment-only clinic at Foothills on 8/13 in King Hall, beginning at 1 pm. Experience this ancient, light-touch, energy-healing technique, that can be used to treat just about anything. Contact Kathy for more information
Foothills Folks in the Summer 
The Foothills senior ministry program doesn't take a break during the summer. The next meet up will be Wednesday, 8/9 at 11:45 am in King Hall. The cost is just $3, Foothills provides the entree and the entertainment and all are welcome to bring a side dish. Families are encouraged to come together. Read More 
Brewing Faith is Back! 
The casual setting, free-form-approach, small group, Brewing Faith is back August's meeting will be 8/23 at Hooley's Grossmont Center at 6:30 pm. The usual first Wednesday of each month schedule will resume in September. Get to know Pastor Greg and your Foothills family with this laid back questions of faith group. Read More 
The Youth Spend their Summer Thursdays at the Beach 
Each summer, FUMY spends days and nights at the beach. DABs and DAB/NABs begin this Thursday, 7/6 and run until 8/10. The first and last Thursdays will be a DAB/NAB, meeting at the church at 9 am and returning at 9 pm. The rest in between will be DABs, meeting at 9 am and returning at 4 pm. Contact youth director Sharon Russo for more information. 
This Week with Foothills 

Monday 7/31
9 am - District Youth Aquatica Trip - off site
11 am - Prayer Group - Sanctuary library
Tuesday 8/1
8 am - Prayer Group - off site 
5:30 pm - Young Adults - Youth Lounge
Wednesday 8/2 
7:30 am - Fellowship Walkers - off site
9:30 am - Sarah-Ruth Circle - Youth Lounge
2 pm - Women's Small Group - Youth Lounge
4 pm - Women's Fellowship Group - Disciple Room
6 pm - Moms Connect - King Hall
Thursday 8/3 
9 am - Youth Day at the Beach - off site
7 pm - Boy Scouts - King Hall 
7 pm - People of Purpose - Disciple Room
Sunday 8/6
10 am - Worship! - Sanctuary 
6 pm - FUMY - Youth Center
Worship at Foothills - Sundays, 8:30 & 10:30 am
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