At Hillside, we are committed to caring for kids and partnering with families to raise kids for Christ.

Fusion is our middle school group at Hillside Community Church














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Fusion (Large Group)

 Our 6th-8th grade students meet for large group two Sundays a month from 5:30-7:30 PM (see calendar below).  At large group we enjoy a time of intentional fellowship as we eat a meal together, play high-energy games, worship God, engage in biblical teaching, and discuss with one another in small groups our observations, questions and prayers.


Our middle school students frequently participate in service projects that serve our congregation, such as babysitting night and costume carnival. We serve the community as a whole through the BIG EVENT and we serve special need campers for a week in the summer.


 Our middle school students get to participate in special events that encourage friendships, families and community. Some events include: corn maze, game nights, sledding, swimming, area wide kick offs, family events (archery tag, golf, and more). We also have an end of the year Craig’s Cruisers or Rebounderz party. We also attend a weekend long winter retreat in the month of January.

For any and all questions concerning middle school programming please contact Kirk Kingsley at

Profession of Faith

Profession of faith mentoring and or discipleship is available for middle school students beginning in the months of September and January. Any student interested in making profession of faith will seek out an adult member from the Hillside community who will commit to mentoring them for 9 weeks. Both the mentor and student meet weekly and journey through the basics of the Reformed faith.

Any student is interested in discipleship will work with Kirk to find a mentor. They will agree upon how often and when they would like to meet.

For any and all questions concerning Profession of Faith please contact Kirk Kingsley at




We will be talking about temptation this Sunday in Fusion. I think it is interesting to note that Adam and Eve gave into temptation when they had everything. We will be looking at Jesus who did not give into temptation in desert where he had nothing.

Hopefully we or students are not so puffed up to think we can battle temptation and sin on our own.
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Kirk Kingsley

Middle School Director

616-698-0122 ext: 106

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