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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
  • Women of Faith
  • Potpourri Class
  • Spanish Class

CHILDREN'S MINISTRIES

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


YOUTH MINISTRY

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

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 

SUNDAY, April 22
Women’s Ministry (Latin music)—after morning worship
WEDNESDAY, April 25
TeamKid: Fellowship Hall for Grades 1–6
After Shock: In youth room for Grades 7–12
AdultStudy: Bible Study "Game Night"—6:30 pm
MONDAY, April 29
Business Meeting and Potluck Meal—12:30 PM
SUNDAY, May 20
Women’s Ministry (Zumba)—after morning worship 
SUNDAY, July 1
75th Anniversary Celebration (No Sunday School or morning worship)—1:00–4:00 PM 

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, April 16
Study Esther 2:5–7

TUESDAY, April 17
Study Ezra 11:1–4

WEDNESDAY, April 18
Study Esther 2:8–10

THURSDAY, April 19
Study Esther 2:15–17

 

FRIDAY, April 20
Study Proverbs 3:5–6

SATURDAY, April 21
Study Psalm 141

SUNDAY, April 22
Study Psalm 142

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

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