Highland Avenue Baptist Church finds its purpose to exist in Matthew 28:19 & 20...
The church is commissioned to go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit; teaching them to obey everything that the Lord commanded.
The church is responsible to share the good news of Jesus, so that others may come to know Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savior. The church is to be light in darkness, representing to the world, the truth as provided in Gods Holy Word. The church is also responsible to disciple those giving their lives to Christ so that they may mature and experience the fullness of life in Christ.
Highland Avenue Baptist Church exist for the purpose of advancing the kingdom of God, as we await His appearing.