Hillcrest Baptist Church 2020 March Newsletter
In This Issue
Women's Ministry

Wednesday, Mar. 4, 6pm
Multipurpose Room

Student Ministry

Mission Trip
Gulfport, MS: May 31-June 6
Info Meeting:
March 15 at 3:30pm  
Deposit of $25 is due

will not meet March 29.

will not meet April 1.

Dothan Survival Games
Saturday, March 21
Meet at the Student Center at 12:45pm
(Eat before you come)
We will return at 6pm 
Cost is $20

Calendar Reminders

* NO Wednesday Night Activities: April 1 (Spring Break)
* Daylight Saving Time: Move your clocks (Spring) forward before going to bed Saturday, March 7.

at Hillcrest Baptist Church: Saturday, March 7
- Missions Fair @ 4:00pm in the Fellowship Hall
- Missions Rally @ 6:00pm in the Worship Center
Missionaries from the International Mission Board
and North American Mission Board
Sunday, March 8: Missionaries will speak at CCBA area churches

New Bible Studies 
* Basics for Christian Living
On February 19th, we'll launch a new discipleship class that deals with the essential elements of the Christian life. Whether you are new to your Christian faith or need to solidify some foundational matters in order to share with others, this class will be an excellent tool. The class will be led by Steve Wilson and will meet in C101 at 6:00 pm.

*Discover Hillcrest
On March 1st and 8th, the inaugural offering of the Discover Hillcrest class will meet in the Missions Room at 9:15am. Though required for membership at Hillcrest, the class is not solely intended for new members. It is a 2-week offering that covers the core values of HBC and how we express those in our various ministries. If you are new to Hillcrest, it is an excellent opportunity to ask questions and begin building some new relationships. Come join us in the Missions Room behind the big oak tree!

*The Epic of Eden: Ruth
Beginning Wednesday, March 11, Sue Gilder will led this 6-week study for women. There will be two classes: 9:30am - 11:30am in room F316 and 6:00pm - 7:00am in the Multipurpose Room. The cost of the workbook is $13 each and are available in the office.

Preschool/Children's Ministry

VBS Directors Meeting: March 11
We are excited to kick off the 2020 VBS season with our Director's Meeting. If you are a Director this year please make plans to be here on Wednesday, March 11 at 5pm in the church office conference room. Supper and childcare will be provided. Please let the Children's office know by March 9 if you need childcare (childrensec@hbce.org). In April we will meet with Directors and Team Members.

Mom's Night Out Friday,  March 20
From  6:00pm-8:00pm in the Fellowship Hall. Moms of all ages are invited. Childcare is provided. Come join us for some fellowship, laughter, and a scavenger hunt.

GA Campout is March 13-14
Watch for more information to come on Wednesday nights during GAs!

Spring Break Schedule 
Awana and Kid's Sunday Night Bible Study (previously Awana) will not meet on Sunday, March 29 due to Spring Break.  Also, there will be no Jam, March 31 and no Wednesday night activities, April 1.

"I am a Christian Now"
Our next offering of "I am a Christian Now" class will be offered in March. This is available to any child who is a believer or may have questions regarding salvation. Classes will be on Sunday mornings during the 1st Sunday School hour, March 1, 8, 15, and 22. Children will meet in F309. Class size is limited to 12 children so sign up with the Children's Ministry office if you'd like your child to participate. Due to the type of curriculum we will be studying, children who sign up need to make sure they can attend all four classes.

Save the Date
* Mom & Me  for 1st-6th Grade: April 18
* VBS: June 15-19

Sr. Adults

Sunday Night Senior Worship
Walk As Jesus Walked: Being a Disciple in a Broken World
Traditional Worship on Sundays at 5:00pm in the Fellowship Hall, followed by a snack supper. Teaching led by Paul Pariseau. We will meet March 1, 8, 15 and 12. 

Homebound Ministry Meeting
Wednesday, March 11, 10am, C100 
Please come be a blessing to our Homebound church members. We will take goodies to our Homebound, Nursing Home and Assisted Living residents. 

Senior Adult Fitness Class
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 9:00am. The Monday and Friday classes meet in the Fellowship Hall and the Wednesday class meets in the Multipurpose Room.

Sr. Adult Game Day & Covered Dish Luncheon 
Thursday, March 5 Fellowship Hall, 10:00am  
Bring a covered dish and join us for a fun-filled time of fellowship, playing games, and a delicious pot-luck lunch. 

March Lunch & Learn
Fall Prevention and Balance Education
Thursday, March 19, 10:00am-11:00am Fellowship Hall 
Charlie Prater, the Clinical Director at Fyzical Dizziness and Fall Prevention Center, has been working as an LPTA in the Wiregrass area since 1991. Charlie has specialized in Vestibular Rehabilitation and Fall Prevention for the last 14 years. He will present a program explaining how people of all ages can keep the highest quality of life possible by educating on the importance of posture, balance, strength, and flexibility. Anyone who is experiencing problems with vertigo, dizziness, balance problems or who has a history of falling will benefit from the information. He will discuss how the vestibular system and other causational factors are related to dizziness and falls. 
Lunch will be provided. Signup  in your Sunday School Class  or call the office.  

Lunch Bunch at David's Catfish House In Dothan
Thursday, March 26.  We will leave the church at 10:10am. Sign up in your Sunday School class  or call the church office.

April Lunch & Learn
Thursday, April 9,  10:00-11:00am  in the Fellowship Hall
Dr. Lyn Diefenderfer will be speaking about "Dementia stages, treatment and causes of hospitalization."

Family Night Supper

Wednesdays, 4:45 - 5:45pm
Please make your reservations by 2:00pm on Monday.

Children (3-12 years old): $3 each
Students (13-17 years old): $5 each
Adults (18 and older): $5 each
Max per family with children under 18: $15
ALL carry-outs are $5 each

* MARCH 4: Fried/Grilled Chicken Fingers, Mac & Cheese, Butterbeans 

* MARCH 11: Breakfast: Biscuits, Grits, Eggs, Sausage/Salmon Croquettes, Tomato Gravy/Sausage Gravy, Cinnamon Rolls

* MARCH 18: Fried Pork Chops, Cabbage, Sweet Potato Casserole, Cornbread

* MARCH 25: Beef Tips, Rice, Zipper Peas, Roll

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