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  • KIDS ALIVE

    KIDS ALIVE meets every Sunday at 9:10 a.m.  After the opening songs are finished children 5th grade and younger are dismissed to Kids Alive.  Kids Alive meets until the first worship service is over and then the children transition to Sunday School, which ends at 10:50 a.m.  If you have any questions or need more information, contact Jessie Huber.  

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  • E-MAIL ADDRESS

    If you have not gotten an email from the church lately, we don't have your email address.  Please email it to the church office at:  hillsboropc@hotmail.com and we will send you an email for upcoming events.

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  • NURSERY CARE

    Nursery Care is provided for children 5 years of age and younger on the lower level of the church for the Sunday Services.

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  • ONGOING COLLECTIONS FOR MISSION

    We have continuous collections for 


    St. John's Breadline:  We collect plastic containers with lids which are used to send home meals for those who are served through St. John's Breadline, a ministry to feed the hungry in Springfield, IL.  There is a collection barrel located on the main floor hallway.  

    Shoeman Ministry:  We collect good used shoes to donate to the Shoeman Ministry, who use these shoes to provide for needs in both the United States and various countries in Africa.  For more information on the Shoeman Ministry please go to their website.  There is a collection barrel on the main floor hallway.  We ask that all pair of shoes either have their laces tied together or have a rubber band holding them together.  

    Penny Jar / Angel Tree:  We collect loose change in an empty 5 gallon water bottle located on a table in the main hallway. The money collected is used to purchase items for the local Angel Tree ministry which provides Christmas gifts for children in need.  

    Food Bank:  We have a grocery shopping cart located in the main hallway where you may drop off food items for the community food bank. The community food bank is located in the Salvation Army Store.  There is a list of the items most needed in the shopping cart, but all food is accepted.  

     


MISSION TRIPS

Short-term mission trips have been an important part of our church family.  One overarching theme for our mission trips is “We Do Feet”.  The phrase harkens back to when Jesus washed the feet of His disciples (see John 13:1-17) and it reminds us that no task the mission sights desire us to take on is beneath us.  We sponsor mission trips for both our youth (9th grade and up) in the summer and adult trips throughout the year.

 

YOUTH MISSION TRIPS 

The youth fellowships have taken annual mission trips during the summer, often going to serve at the Rancho 3 M Orphanage (see “Links” on our Home Page).  During these week-long mission trips we do manual labor, love on the children, encourage the full-time staff, and do some teaching from God’s Word.  Our 2008 mission trip was to Nashville, TN. The 2009 mission trip was to the Appalachian mountains. The youth also do some ministry in the Hillsboro area during the year.  

 

ADULT MISSION TRIPS   

We have had many winter short-term mission trips for adults to Rancho 3M.  The adults often tackle major work projects since we have some highly skilled workers in the group.

The short-term mission trips have had a huge impact for good on the spiritual life of those who go.  As I remind the missionaries we have served over the years, ‘No matter how hard we seek to serve God in serving you, we get more out of this than you do so thanks for letting us come.”  Partially due to the exposure to short-term mission trips, a number of our members have gone on other mission trips with other groups, going to places like Columbia, Chili, Argentina, Romania, Belize, Malawi, and more.   

We allow people who are not part of our church family to tag along with us on our mission trips, so if you are interested in trying one out just let us know.

Partially due to the exposure to short-term mission trips, a number of our members have gone on other mission trips with other groups, going to places like Columbia, Chili, Argentina, Romania, Belize, Malawi, and more. 

 

We allow people who are not part of our church family to tag along with us on our mission trips, so if you are interested in trying one out just let us know. 

 

 

 

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