Join Our Celebrations

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In Person

7:45 am & 9:30 am

Every Sunday

Online live

Online Recorded

Due to technical difficulties, the online service is not available Come back this coming Sunday for our 9:30 am live service.

Come and visit our amazing Church at one of our services full of music, powerful readings and inspiring commentaries from Pastor Jim Wiltbank.

You will find Pastor Jim's commentaries thought provoking, relevant and often humorous.

Welcome to St. Francis in the Foothills!

Pledge to Support St. Francis in 2022

Now, more than ever, we need your support to keep our ministries strong in the Tucson community and hopefully - beyond. St. Francis has long been active in the areas of Social Justice, Reconciling Ministries, Refugee Ministries, Mental Health and Hunger Ministries, just to name a few.

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Your pledge - no matter what the amount - will help us continue.  Please click on the link and it will take you to an electronic pledge card that you can fill out and send directly to our church office. As always, we are so grateful to you for all your many gifts for A Future With Hope!

Look What's Happening

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Join Pastor Jim for a special class -

Propositions by Bishop Spong.

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A Celebration of the Life of Will Scott Friday, January 21, 2022, 2:00 pm via Zoom

or in person in the Celebration Center.

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

Join our 2022 Great Decisions discussion group starting January 27th!

Explore Our World

St. Francis

Welcome to

St. Francis in the Foothills

United Methodist Church

4625 E. River Rd. Tucson, AZ 85718

(NW corner of Swan and River)

Due to the tenacity of the Omicron variant, the Church Office will be temporarily closed to the public through the month of January.

Joannie and our pastor Jim Wiltbank

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

Children learning at the International School for Peace

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

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We're the library your mother warned you about.

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

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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!

The Community Center at St. Francis in the Foothills United Methodist Church

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

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

The Children of St. Francis inthe Foothills United Methodist Church

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

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