Hillcrest Baptist Church 2019 June/July Newsletter
In This Issue
Important Dates 
* Sunday School Promotion Sunday, Aug. 4

* Family Night Suppers resume Wednesday, Aug. 7

* Life Groups resume Sunday, Aug. 11
Women's Ministry
Coffee Conversations
Will Resume in the Fall

Student Ministry

STUDENT SUMMER CAMP: June 24-28 in Chatworth, GA, Cost: $150. June 9th: Parent Meeting, 12:15 pm in the Student Center

SUMMER SATURDAYS: $10 each
* July 20: Biscuits Game
* July 27: Tubing & Canoeing at Bear Paw Creek in Florida

Wednesday Night Hangouts
Stay Tuned for Details 

Library News

COMING IN JULY
Summer Reading Program
Storytime+Crafts+Snacks
For Preschool & Elementary Children
Fridays, July 12, July 19, and July 26
10:00 am to 11:30 am

Lost and Found
We have several Bibles that have been turned into the office. If you have misplaced one, please check on the Lost and Found table in the back hallway of the office. 

THE GOD QUESTIONS
Wednesday Nights in June & July
6:00pm / Fellowship Hall
June 5 - Why do good people suffer?
June 12 - Is Jesus the only way?
June 19 - VBS Visitation
June 26 - Does God still work in miracles?
July 3 - No Activities
July 10 - How do I hear and know God's voice?
July 17 - Why are Christians so intolerant?
July 24 - Why do Christians seem to ignore some of the Bible?
July 31 - Does Satan attack my family?

Proposed New ByLaws Discussions
3:00 pm - Fellowship Hall
Sundays, June 23 & 30; July 14

Leader Training
Sunday, July 28, Fellowship Hall, 4 - 7 pm. Dinner Provided.
This is mandatory for all of our Disciple Life Leadership for 2019-2020. 
For reservations for dinner and childcare call or email phyllis@hbce.org by July 22.

Are you looking for a place to serve?
The Tech Team could be the perfect fit. Commitment is only a few hours once a month and we will train you! Email tessa@hbce.org for more info. We look forward to hearing from you!

Preschool/Children's Ministry

Vacation Bible School June 17 - 21

VBS Registration is Open!
Visit our website to register or for more information about this year's event.

VBS is open to all four year olds entering kindergarten in the 2019-2020 school year, through all children that have completed 6th grade in the 2018-2019 school year. (If you are volunteering with VBS please make sure you register as well.)

Little Blessings Registration is now OPEN
Registration for our Fall program is open! Visit our website for more information on schedules, fees, or to print a registration form. Please contact the church office for class availability!

"Bubbles Camp" for Preschoolers-Wednesdays in June
We are so excited to offer our first Bubbles Camp for our preschoolers this summer! Bubbles Camp is for our current 2 year old through kindergarten classes each Wednesday night in June. We will meet on the 2nd floor of F-Building from 6pm until 7pm each week. There is no cost for the camp, but please register with the Children's Ministry office by May 30 if your child will be attending.
* Nursery will be provided for children younger than 2 yrs old during this time for Wednesday Night Bible Study. First through sixth graders will attend Bible study in the Fellowship Hall with their parents.

Show People Love And Share Him
S.P.L.A.S.H. days are back for this summer and will meet on July 9, 23, and 30! S.P.L.A.S.H. Days are for children that have completed 1st through 6th grade and will meet at 9am in the Multipurpose room. Children will have a mission project each morning followed by a fun activity. The cost is $10 per child, per day. Children need to bring a lunch and a change of clothing suitable for water activities. (Event ending times will vary, but parents will know at drop off when to pick up their child.)

Children's Summer Camp
We will have a summer camp on Wednesday nights in July for our children that have completed 1st through 6th grade. Children will meet on the 3rd floor of F Building from 6pm until 7pm each night. There is no cost for the camp. 
*Childcare will be provided during prayer service for children in kindergarten and below.

Backpack Blessings
This year we have committed to filling 200 backpacks with school supplies for children within Coffee County. Backpacks with a school supply list will be available beginning Sunday, July 7, in the Missions Room. Please stop by and help us bless the children within our community. (Backpacks will be available each Sunday until we have signed them all out.)  Filled backpacks are due back to the Fellowship Hall by July 29.

Mix Music Camp
If you are attending Mix Music Camp this year, final balances are due no later than July 10!

Children's Ministry Activities Resume
Our Weekly Children's Activities will resume as below:
* Promotion Sunday - August 4 (All children will go to their new classes)
* Children's Missions - August 7
* Awana - August 11

Sr. Adults

Sr. Adult Game Day & Covered Dish Luncheon
Thursday, June 6 and July 11 Fellowship Hall, 10:00 am Bring a covered dish and join us for a fun-filled time of fellowship, playing games, and a delicious pot-luck lunch. 

Senior Adult Fitness Class
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 9:00 am. Classes meet in the Fellowship Hall during the summer.

Lunch Bunch
Lunch Bunch at McLin's Restaurant in Daleville on  Thursday, June 27 
We will leave the church at 10:30 am. Sign up in your Sunday School class or call the church office.  

"The Depot" Southern Broadway Dinner Theater
Friday, July 12
Tickets are $44.00 each (includes dinner and the play).
We will meet at the Dinner Theater at 6:00 pm.

Sunday Night Senior Worship 
Traditional Worship  Sundays At 5:00 pm  in the Fellowship Hall  
Beginning August 11 
Teacher: Paul Pariseau
We are having an Ice Cream Social in the Fellowship Hall immediately following our service. 

Coffee County Baptist  Association Sr. Adult Luncheon
Tuesday, July 23 11:00 am at
First Baptist Church. Cost: $10
RSVP by July 17. Purchase tickets in the church office.

Shopping Trip for  Children's Tennis Shoes
We are taking the children from the Alabama Baptist Children's Home in Dothan shopping for new tennis shoes on Thursday, July 25. We will leave the church office at 10:30 am and take the children to lunch before shopping for their tennis shoes. Sign up in your Sunday School class or call Ronda 
at 347-2516 if you would like to come help us.
 
Hillcrest Baptist Church | phyllis@hbce.org | http://www.hbce.org
500 Alberta Street
Enterprise, AL 36330