And Jesus came and spake unto them, saying, All power is given unto me in heaven and earth. Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost; Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you: and, lo, I am with you alway, even unto the end of the world. Amen.”
To evangelize people with a presentation of the saving grace of Jesus Christ that they may submit to the Lord and worship Him.
To edify people in developing a Christ-like personality that they may seek the Lord and walk with Him.
To educate people for meaningful participation in the local church that they serve the Lord and work for Him.
To encourage people to discover their purpose in life that they may share the Lord with others and witness for Him.