The purpose of First Baptist Church, LaPlace, is to carry out the Great Commandment and the Great Commission (Mt. 22:37-40; 28:19-20) by:
A. Glorifying God and showing our love for Him through meaningful worship that allows the Holy Spirit to act;
B. Loving our neighbors and expressing this love through ministering to their spiritual, emotional, relational, and physical needs;
C. Going and making disciples through communicating the gospel message of Jesus Christ to the world, baptizing them into the fellowship of believers and the body of Christ;
D. Discipling each person to become more Christ-like in his or her thoughts, feelings, and actions.