WELCOME TO FOOTHILLS UNITED CHURCH

Foothills United Church

Following provincial guidelines during Covid-19, Foothills United Church has been temporarily closed. Closure of the church building has closed in person regular Sunday worship services and congregational activities, as well as programs of community groups.

Foothills congregation has moved to online Zoom meetings where Worship services are shared by partnering with St. Thomas United Church. Phone callouts are keeping the congregation in touch and informed.

Join the Foothills Email/Phone list by contacting the Church office at foothillsunited@telus.net. You will receive email invites to the Sunday ZOOM meet and service. Join the weekly Sunday service from the comfort of your home by just clicking the ZOOM link shown here (prior to the service time). The service is streamed and shared at 10:30. Stay with the ZOOM meet after service for fellowship.

Sunday February 14 Service

Upcoming Events

Feb 16

Shrove Tuesday.   Make your in-home pancakes!

Feb 17

Ash Wednesday service jointly with St. Edmund’s Anglican Church and Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran church on February 17th at 7:30pm. This will be a live zoom service.

Feb 22

The Chinook Winds Region, that we are a part of, has begun the process of becoming affirming, and because of this are offering a Lenten Study on a book called Queer virtue: What LGBTQ people know about life and love and how it can revitalize Christianity. by Rev. Elizabeth Edman.

This will be a five week course beginning Monday, February 22nd. Please open the link below for further information and to sign up.

https://form.jotform.com/210186971020044

This is also an opportunity for those who may not be able to participate in the study to take part at home by reading along over the season of Lent.

This past Wednesday, February 10th, there was a conversation with the author on the book, and you can find the link to that YouTube video below.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tgz9neEXdUU

Notices

There will be no Annual Meeting held at Foothills church.  The council has prepared the annual report and budget for 2021.   Please download and read the Report.

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For financial information please send a message to foothillsunitedchurch@telus.net.

There are vacancies on council  – treasurer, secretary, property.

Foothills is remembering  a long time member of our Church,  Al Sibbald who died on January 26, 2021.  The obituary announcement is linked here. A private family service was held at Edenbrook and can be viewed at this link:

Service for Al Sibbald

Foothills is also remembering a long time friend of our Church, Arnie Chamberlain, who died on January 20, 2021.  The obituary announcement is linked here.

Foothills United Church exists to provide people with an opportunity to worship God, to share God’s love

and to express God’s will through devotion, obedience and service.

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