Highland Celebrates Pride in Worship This Sunday

This Sunday, June 21, we celebrate LGBTQ Pride and God’s inclusive love in worship! Covid-19 and the current historical movement for black lives have radically altered what Pride month looks like this June in our city and country. As trans … Continue reading

Church Approves Rev. Mary Alice Birdwhistell As Pastor

On Sunday, June 14, the Pastor Search Committee announced that Highland Baptist Church overwhelmingly approved Rev. Mary Alice Birdwhistell as the next Pastor of Highland Baptist Church. Voting via online and phone calls to the church, members and voting affiliates … Continue reading

Introduction to Pastor Candidate Mary Alice Birdwhistell; Virtual Call Weekend June 11-14

The Pastor Search Committee enthusiastically recommends Mary Alice Birdwhistell as the next pastor for Highland Baptist Church. Mary Alice is currently serving as Senior Pastor at Calvary Baptist Church in Waco, Texas. Though she has been in Waco for 11 … Continue reading

Fellowship with the Saints

In this unprecedented moment, we remember that we are not the first generation to endure uncertain times and watch history unfold before our eyes. Highland’s Fellowship Hall features 32 saints whose lives stir our imagination of how faith can flourish … Continue reading

Holy Week Services 2020: God of Promised Lands and Wilderness Journeys

When the trusted points of our lives are lost, may we become free to embrace God’s re-creation of our way of living. Highland’s 2020 Holy Week Schedule Holy Week services will be streamed on our Facebook page and YouTube channel. … Continue reading

Gather ‘Round: Worship on Sunday, August 18

Highland’s hymn, Look, You Saints, the Cloud of Witness, speaks of “gathering ‘round this sacred place.” We have adopted this well-loved text as your invitation to worship this Sunday, August 18, 10:30 a.m. ALL of our faith community will be … Continue reading