Why We Won’t Have Church December 25th

For those who have not yet heard, we will not be having services at Foothills Sunday December 25th. Yes, I know, this is Christmas. Instead, we are moving our services to Saturday morning December 24th. Yes, you heard me correctly. We are having 2 morning services at 9:30am and...
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Christmas Clarity

I just hate it when I can’t see clearly. If any of you struggle with issues relating to your eyesight, I feel your frustration. My optic nerve in my right eye is 50% gone. I take two different types of eye drops for a Glaucoma type condition. I wear bifocal contacts so I can read...
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Following Jesus Post-Election

Now that the election is over one thing is still certain. We are a nation divided. It doesn’t matter today whether or not you are happy with the results or devastated. There are plenty of people in both camps. Regardless of how you feel, our nation is still hurting, still broken,...
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Foothills and Halloween

Every year we as a church participate with other local businesses in our downtown area by giving out loads of candy to the multitude of kids and parents who come to our church office. I realize that some people wonder why we would participate in something so “anti-church” as...
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Experiencing Jesus in the Chaos

When I read the account of Jesus’ life in the Gospels I am struck by the fact how often He allowed chaos. The God who created the vastness of the universe is now veiled in human flesh with the absolute power to create order out of chaos with merely a word, yet He still allows it....
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Don’t Shipwreck Your Faith

Did you know that we live near one of the most dangerous boating hazards in the world? The mouth of the Columbia River has claimed more ships than almost any other river bar on earth. During the past 300 years it has been responsible for more than 2000 shipwrecks. That is quite...
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Following or Understanding

I have a major concern when it comes to modern day Christianity. What is it you may ask? It seems we often make our Christian experience into a cerebral exercise rather than a following exercise. We try to make the faith experience Jesus gave to us into merely a mental...
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Relax. God’s Got This.

As we get closer to another election I see something that is disturbing to me. What is it you are asking? I see far too many believers in Jesus getting stressed out and worked up over this upcoming election. In saying this, I do not want you to think that I am saying it is not...
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