Hillcrest puts a priority on supporting Christian families through our kids’ ministries.


Learning is fun at Hillcrest Christian Preschool Applications for the 2023-24 school year are now available. Open enrollment begins February 13.  At HCPS we desire to partner with families in a child’s early education.  Children prepare socially and academically for kindergarten in a nurturing Christian environment with a focus on hands-on learning through play.  Morning class options for 3-year-olds: Developmentally appropriate curriculum promoting language development, and social, physical, emotional, intellectual, and spiritual growth. PreSchool Days of Discovery afternoon class options…

Discovery Town

At Discovery Town children explore faith in God and uncover truth for building a strong foundation in their lives.  Teaching is reinforced with hands-on activities, media, music and movement for a fun morning that encourages spiritual growth and discovery. On Sunday mornings Discovery Town welcomes children from kindergarten to grade four at the Family Center.  Our volunteer staff is dedicated to caring for and discipling children to become life-long followers of Christ. Check-in begins at 9:45 am at the Family…


AWANA helps churches and parents work together to develop spiritually strong children and youth who faithfully follow Jesus Christ.  Our programs offer a proven approach for evangelizing and discipling kids in the church and community. AWANA meets weekly on Wednesdays at 6:30 pm following the JPS school calendar. Cubbies Ages 3 through pre-K.  Our engaging leaders use music, movement, story-telling and puppets to introduce young children to the Gospel message and Bible. Sparks  Kindergarten to 2nd grade.  Sparks club meetings combine…

Vacation Bible School

Each summer Hillcrest invites children to a week of fun-filled mornings where we study an interesting topic from God’s word, play outdoors, enjoy tasty snacks and work on creative craft projects. Our VBS team transforms our entire church into an engaging destination that stimulates interest and learning. Keepers of the Kingdom VBS comes to Hillcrest July 17-2, 9 am-noon. Find more details here.