Mission Opportunities During the Pandemic

As these days of social distancing amidst the pandemic persist, we seek ways to be present and accountable to the organizations that we serve beyond the walls of Highland Baptist. The Mission and Justice Ministry Group, along with several mission … Continue reading

Ways to Support Others Locally

The following are some ways that you can help others in our community during the COVID-19 pandemic: * Highlands Community Ministries has a growing need for personal hygiene items: bar soap, shampoo, toilet paper, toothpaste and toothbrushes, deodorant, and laundry … Continue reading

For the Living of These Days—A Word from Lauren Jones Mayfield

In his new book, Postures, Prayers, and Poems: A Yoga Journey through Earth, Body, and Soul, author Joseph Lauricella begins by discussing the profound power of our breath. Here is a beautiful mantra taught by a life-long yogi, Sri Tirumalai … Continue reading

For the Living of These Days—A Word from Lauren Jones Mayfield

Today, I get to spend the afternoon with some congregants wondering alongside them at their Bible study about the power and gift of meditation. I can’t wait. The practice of mindfulness is a powerful thing and shapes us toward the … Continue reading

For the Living of These Days—A Word from Lauren Jones Mayfield

Welcome to September. A time when fall weather sneaks in on us, regular routines are back to being, well, routine, and the “Freedom to Dream” continues here at Highland. Do you have the freedom to dream? Not in the subconscious … Continue reading