Hillcrest E-Connect 9/2/17

Hear Principal Isaac and Wayne Stender Breakdown the School Theme>>
View this email in your browser

Missionary Movement Opens Doors for Students from Africa
Students Lead Students in First Weeks at HLA
Undseth Shares on Theme in Friday Chapel
Hillcrest Highlights From Phelps Mill


Students From Africa Attend HLA 100 Years After Missionary

In 1914 Berge Revne sat in a stuffy classroom in Grand Forks, North Dakota listening to a tear-filled teacher. Revne's collared shirts were tucked into his slacks, and his blue eyes and boyish blonde hair gave away his Norwegian roots. His chruch history class was taught in his native tongue, and through the Norwegian language, and this simple course in church history, Revne’s heart was pricked for the African continent. Hillcrest has 5% of this year's student body from Africa. The history and affinity for foreign cultures and welcoming them into our community holds a strong history. READ MORE HERE>>



Highlights from Phelps

Students enjoyed an afternoon of swimming and burgers last weekend as part of the Phelps Mill Picnic activity. The dorms are planning special events every weekend, and this one is used by God to build foundations for life long friendships. WATCH THE PHELPS MILL HIGHLIGHT HERE>>


Undseth Shares on Theme

Steve Undseth stepped on the stage Friday morning to address the students. With his Bible on the podium he pulled out his glasses and started to explain to students the significance of starting at square one. His explanation of the theme is a strong move forward as we continue to give students a Biblically-based perspective of the world LISTEN TO THE CHAPEL MESSAGE>>


Students Lead Students

There are smoldering embers I see dotting Hillcrest’s campus in these early days of this new school year. Students are conspiring together, seeking to be conduits of encouragement to their fellow classmates. They are brainstorming ways to reach out to those who are searching and hurting, to be Jesus on this campus. READ THE FULL STORY>>
Copyright © *|CURRENT_YEAR|* *|LIST:COMPANY|*, All rights reserved.

Our mailing address is:

Want to change how you receive these emails?
You can update your preferences or unsubscribe from this list

Wayne StenderComment