This church, believing in the Bible as the inspired Word of God and as the authority for faith and practice, and acknowledging its commitment to all the teachings of Jesus Christ, declares its purposes:

1. To worship God through the Son of God, by the help of the Holy Spirit.  To this end, regular services of worship will be maintained and private worship will be encouraged.

2. To declare the whole gospel of Jesus Christ to the whole world and to cooperate heartily with other Baptist churches of like faith and order in prayers, gifts, and service to attain this objective.

3. To promote systematic Bible study and training for Christian service, and to encourage the use of God's gifts in God's service.

4. To cooperate with other churches and agencies of like faith and order in the establishment of new churches to spread the gospel in the local area.