News & Events

Chili Cook Off
It’s time once again to enter the Pepto Bismol Challenge! That’s right all you chili-makers out there, it is your opportunity to try for your chance to win the coveted “Pepto-Cup” taken home last year by Jim Merrifield. So start perfected those recipe’s and enter your best pot of mild-medium chili in our chili cook-off contest on Sunday, Sept. 16th following the service! And if chili is not your specialty, feel free to bring corn bread, rolls, or a side dish or dessert instead! See Rod & Linda Wittmier with questions!

Bible Study Fellowship
BSF resumes this week! This year we will be studying the first part of People of the Promised Land. Ladies are invited to join us on Tuesday Sept. 11th at 6:45 PM here at church or Wednesday Sept. 12th at 9:30 AM, and men are invited to come Tuesday night, Sept. 11th at 6:45 PM to Sovereign Grace Baptist (1809 Wells St., Enumclaw). Registration will also be open for children 1st-12th grade here at Hillside, so if your children would like to attend, come on the 11th to sign them up! Please see Kim Brown with questions.

Plateau Outreach Ministries 14th Annual Dinner & Auction
Come Join Plateau Outreach Ministries for a fun evening that includes dinner, dessert & both a silent and live auction. Saturday, September 29th from 6:00-9:00 PM @ Enumclaw High School Commons. Tickets are $20 each or $120/table of 8. Get your tickets at POM-1806 Cole Street, Enumclaw. On their website: or call 253-951-2379

Winter Shelter Volunteers Needed…Wait…What?
No, we aren’t starting early, but in preparation for the 2018-2019 season, we need to see if we have enough volunteers to commit to our involvement. Winter Shelter takes place from December-February and gives the homeless in our community a warm place to sleep and a hot meal. Hillside operates Thursday nights with multiple shifts running from 6 PM to 7 AM. If you are planning on returning as a volunteer this year or if you would like to volunteer for the first time (even if it’s on a one-time basis), please contact Chris Gruner or Kristi Terrell.

New Bible Studies
Tim Bowman is leading an 18 week video series entitled, “Drive Through history”. It takes place every Thursday at 7:00 PM. They will meet upstairs in the Sunday school wing. See Tim with questions.

Paul & Julie are starting a Bible Study in their home on the Life of Jesus on Wednesday’s @ 6:30 PM. See Julie for more information or if you need directions to their home!

Respite Care Volunteers Needed!
We are looking for volunteers who would like to help with respite care. This could be anything from visits to running errands or visiting while caregivers run errands. If you would be willing to be on a church respite team, please contact Pastor Dan:  360-825-1694.

Music & Media Help Needed!
We are looking for more musicians and singers to join our music team, we are especially looking for another bass player. If you or someone you know plays the bass, sings, or plays another instrument and would like to get more information, contact Owen Bumgarner. Also, more volunteers are needed to join our media team. If you would be interested in being trained to do sound and/or running the Powerpoint, please contact Jennifer Leen.

Small Group Hosts and Leaders Wanted
Are you willing to host or lead a small group? We would like to start some new small group Bible studies this fall and are looking for volunteers to facilitate them? If you would be willing to host and/or lead one of the groups, please contact Pastor Dan.

Sunday Morning Prayer Class
There is a prayer group that meets every Sunday morning at 9:30 AM in the chapel. Feel free to stop in if you have a prayer request, if you would like them to lay hands on you in prayer or if you would like to join them. There is also childcare available during the Sunday School hour for anyone who would like to attend any of the Sunday School classes. Please call the office if you have any questions.

Shop on Amazon & Earn Money for Hillside!
Did you know that you can support Hillside by shopping on Amazon?! That’s right, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Hillside Community Church whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.
AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. It’s the same products, same prices and the same service. All you have to do is designate Hillside Community as the charitable organization of your choice and then start your shopping at Then just like eScrip, every time you shop, Hillside benefits! Call Kristi Terrell in the office if you have any questions: 360-825-1694.

Sign up for the Prayer Chain!
In James 5:13-16, God calls us to pray for the hurting and sick and to uphold one another in prayer. One of the ways we do this as a congregation is through the prayer chain. Requests are called in and e-mails and calls go out to notify participants of the need for prayer. Those that sign up can choose to be notified by phone or e-mail. If you would like to be a part of this valuable ministry, please contact Joyce Magnusson.

Youth Group Help Needed!
Would you like to contribute to our growing Youth Group ministry? The growth is great and the needs are greater! Volunteers are needed to be on the Youth Ministry team, to help with one-time activities, or to provide snacks on a rotating schedule. If your willing to help, we have a job for you! And if you or someone you know hasn’t checked out our Youth Group yet, come join them! We meet every Wednesday night at 6 PM.

Emergency Housing
If you have a mother-n-law apartment, spare bedroom, or guest house that could be used in case of an emergency right now, or for future reference, please contact Pastor Dan.

Bible Study Fellowship Women’s/Children’s Class & Day Satellite
Bible Study Fellowship for women and children is now on break for the summer. BSF will resume in September on Tuesday nights at 6:45 PM, and on Wednesday morning at 9:30 AM.  If you would like more information about BSF or how to register, you can call the church office at 360-825-1694 or visit the BSF website at:

Men’s Satellite Bible Study Fellowship Class
The Enumclaw men’s satellite Bible Study Fellowship class is now on break for the summer. They will resume in September on Tuesday nights at 6:45 PM at Sovereign Grace Baptist Church located at: 1809 Wells Street in Enumclaw. If you would like more information about BSF or how to register, you can call the church office at 360-825-2131 or visit the BSF website at: