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                                                              We are affiliated with two denominations:
                                                              Congregational, United Church of Christ (UCC)
                                                              Christian Church, Disciples of Christ (DOC)


Sunday, December 28  9:15 AM
Sermon: "Modern Day Magi"
by Rev. Kel Henderson

Sunday, January 4  9:15 AM
Sermon: "Continuing Incarnation"

Family Communion by intinction

Sunday, January 11  9:15 AM
Sermon: "Divine Chaos"

Sunday, January 18  9:15 AM
Sermon: "Unknown Heroes"

Open Communion served

Sunday, January 25  9:15 AM
Sermon: "The Holiness of Winter"

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Church of the Foothills is currently looking for a new Director of Music, If interested please email the Church Office.


We seek to keep this a Christ centered church with a warm and friendly heart, an open mind, and an adventurous spirit.

Welcome! We extend an open invitation to you to join us. Church of the Foothills is an accepting, caring, open and affirming Christian congregation that welcomes and includes all people of every ethnicity, age, gender, sexual orientation, disability, economic status or religious background.

Our worship services are at 9:15 AM, followed by fellowship and refreshments.

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Church of the Foothills is located across the street from Foothill High School in the Tustin Hills neighborhood of Santa Ana, CA.

Wherever you are on the journey of life, you are welcome here.


Music Director

Church of the Foothills, Santa Ana, CA

Church of the Foothills (UCC and DOC), Santa Ana, California seeks a creative, collaborative and flexible music director to lead our music ministry, a vital part of our worship.  We are a progressive, socially involved, actively Open & Affirming church community.  We incorporate a wide range of music and worship styles – from traditional to contemporary and beyond. 

This is a salaried, part-time position.  The Director is responsible for choir leadership spanning 10 months, and for planning the music during the summer break, as well as extra services and rehearsals as required.  A successful candidate must be familiar with sacred and secular music in a wide range of styles, able to plan and coordinate the music program with the Pastor and Worship committee, and demonstrate expertise in conducting a choir. 


·         Commitment to a diverse musical program

·         Experience with choral directing.

·         Musical degree and/or demonstrated, verifiable experience as a choral director.

·         Able to rehearse Wednesday evening, and Sunday morning before the service.

·         Proficiency in the piano would be a plus.

·         Oversee the music team, other musicians (including non-classical musicians), and special music.  

·         Recruit and develop new volunteer singers/choir members and musicians.

·         Strong inter-personal skills including oral and written communication

·         Demonstrated planning and administrative skills.  

·         Available for monthly meetings as required.

For more information please contact Kathy Vail at the Church Office:  714- 544-1319 or send your resume to: churchoffice@chotf.org.  To find out more about us, we encourage you to visit our Church website:  www. chotf.org

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