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.



  • Grades 1 & 2
  • Grades 3 - 5
  • Grades 6 - 8
  • Grades 9 - 12
  • Young Adult Class
  • Women of Faith
  • Potpourri Class
  • Spanish Class


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


  • Aftershock (Grades 7-12, Sunday evenings @ 6pm)


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


Sunday Services

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

Upcoming Activities 

Wednesday, March 14
TeamKid: Fellowship Hall for Grades 1–6
After Shock: In youth room for Grades 7–12
AdultStudy: Bible Study "All In"—6:30 pm
SUNDAY, March 18
Women’s Ministry (Line dance)—after morning worship
SUNDAY, March 25
Pass out yers for Eggstravaganza after morning worship
Preparation for Eggstravaganza after Evening Ministries
FRIDAY, March 30
Good Friday Service                                            
SATURDAY, March 31 
Eggstravaganzaforkids—Meal to follow—10:30AM
SUNDAY, April 22
Women’s Ministry (Latin music)—after morning worship
SUNDAY, May 20
Women’s Ministry (Zumba)—after morning worship 



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.


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, March 12
Study Exodus 17:8–10

TUESDAY, March 13
Study Genesis 36:12

Study Exodus 17:11–13

THURSDAY, March 15
Study Exodus 17:14–16

FRIDAY, March 16
Study Numbers 21:8–9

SATURDAY, March 17
Study Psalm 131

SUNDAY, March 18
Study Psalm 132

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Our Vision

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

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