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black friends matter photo by nathan-dumlao
lgbtq rights photo by mercedes mehling

Join Our Celebrations

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7:45 am & 9:30 am In Person Services

(no reservations required)

Look What's Happening

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Coming Soon - a class on a book by John Shelby Spong. Join Pastor Jim for this online class.

Don't miss Fiber Arts Tucson and the Holiday Food Drive!

How is it with your soul

"How is it with your soul?" Share how things are going with you.

Join St. Francis for the 2021 Walk to help stamp out hunger.

Explore Our World

St. Francis

Welcome to

St. Francis in the Foothills

4625 E. River Rd. Tucson, AZ 85718

(NW corner of Swan and River)

(520) 299-9063

Office Hours

Monday - Thursday: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Friday: 8:30 am - noon


The St. Francis Food Pantry will be open

during office hours.

Monthly message from Pastor Jim of  love, hope and inspiration.

International School for Peace - Tucson's first Spanish immersion preschool. Play-based, multicultural, non-biased curriculum.

We're the library your mother warned you about.

Welcome to St. Francis! Start here to learn about our Sunday Celebrations.

St. Francis is active in the community with ministries that promote social justice, feed the hungry, reduce the stigma of mental illness, refugee ministries and so much more!

Whether is an all-day workshop or a class that meets every week, we have a space that will work for you.

Meet Pastor Jim and the rest of the staff at St. Francis in the Foothills!

Our goal at St. Francis is to provide a safe and nurturing environment for each child entrusted to our care.

Join us for our in person classes & groups. There is something for everyone!

Read More About Us

Our Vision To inspire and guide each other to an awakened life

by engaging with our community,

the earth and the Divine.

Our Mission Saint Francis in the Foothills contains within its walls a diverse collection of souls which share a common vision of the world... read more

photographs by © James Palka - additional photographs courtesy of

The congregation at St. Francis in the Foothills United Methodist Church
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Iskashitaa Refugee Network
United Methodist Committee on Relieft
Desert Southwest Conference of the Metho
A United Methodist Church
Human Rights Campaign
Reconciling Ministries Network
Imagine No Malaria
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