Welcome

Declare. Share. Prepare. Bear. Care.


Hillcrest Baptist Church exists to magnify Jesus by 
declaring His glory, sharing His salvation, preparing His disciples, 
bearing with one another and caring for others.

Ministry


BIBLE STUDY

  • Grades 1 & 2
  • Grades 3 - 5
  • Grades 6 - 8
  • Grades 9 - 12
  • Young Adult Class
  • Middle Ground Class
  • Potpourri Class
  • Spanish Class

CHILDREN'S MINISTRIES

  • Pre-K / Kindergarten
  • Team Kid (Grades 1-6, Wednesday Evenings @ 6:30 pm)


YOUTH MINISTRY

  • Aftershock (Grades 7-12, Wednesday Evenings @ 6:30 pm)

ADULT MINISTRIES

  • Men's Ministry
  • Women's Ministry
  • Music Ministry
  • Spanish Ministry

Events

Sunday Services

  9:45 AM - Bible Study classes for all
11:00 AM - Worship Celebration

Upcoming Activities 

TUESDAY, August 6
National Night Out Outreach at Quail Hill Clubhouse—6:00–8:00 PM
WEDNESDAY, August 7
Deacons Meeting—6:30 PM
SUNDAY, August 25
Sunday School Promotion
FRIDAY, September 6
Oakland A’s baseball game church outing. See Pastor Ted for more details
SUNDAY, September 8
Lord’s Supper
SUNDAY, September 15
El Sobrante Stroll
WEDNESDAY, September 25
Wednesday Evening Ministries Kick-off

Staff


TED GOSLEN, Pastor

Pastor Ted Goslen was born and raised in North Carolina, receiving his bachelor's degree in Human Services from Wingate University in 1983.  He graduated from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary with a Master’s of Divinity degree in 1986.  He was the campus minister at Hawaii Baptist Academy from 1986-1991 and pastored the First Baptist Church of Waimea on the Big Island until moving to California in 2001, serving as the pastor of Hillcrest Baptist Church.

LEAH GOSLEN, Minister of Music

Leah was born in Honolulu, Hawaii. She was raised there and in several states and countries, having traveled and lived all over the globe.  She graduated from Hong Kong International School in 1986.  She has studied music at the Hong Kong Academy For The Performing Arts, and the University of Hawaii. She is a skilled musician and songwriter. Leah has been Hillcrest's part time minister of music since 2002.

Blog


A Weekly Thought by Pastor Ted

Daily Quiet Time

 

Read the Scripture Passage

  • What does God’s Word say?—List the facts.
  • What does God’s Word mean?—Learn the lessons.
  • What does God’s Word mean to me?—Listen to His voice.
  • How will I respond to God’s Word?—Live it out!
 

MONDAY, August 19
Study John 16:5–16

TUESDAY, August 20
Study John 16:17–24

WEDNESDAY, August 21
Study John 16:25–33

THURSDAY, August 22
Study John 17:1–5

 

 

FRIDAY, August 23
Study John 17:6–18

SATURDAY, August 24
Study John 17:19–26

SUNDAY, August 25
Study John 18:1–11

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Missions

Our Vision


Hillcrest Baptist is a multi-ethic, multi-generational Southern Baptist Church.


 

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