Our Values

At Valley Baptist Church we have a number of strong values that we believe are central to who we desire to be as a church. Among our central values are the following:
  1. The Pursuit of God – Longing to know God and enjoy His presence, to hear His voice and follow Him.
  2. Prayer – Communicating with God and discovering His purpose for our lives.
  3. Worship – Glorifying God for who He is – Creator and Lord of our lives.
  4. Evangelism – Turning the hearts of our world toward Christ.
  5. Fellowship – Joyfully receiving all believers as the family of God.
  6. Discipleship – Becoming and reproducing spiritually mature followers of Jesus Christ.
  7. Obedience – Faithfully responding to His will and purpose with heart, soul, mind, and strength.
  8. Forgiveness – Forgiving one another as Christ has forgiven us.
  9. Excellence in Service – Giving our resources, talents, and spiritual gifts with excellence in serving God and others.
  10. Truth – Upholding the reality of the absolute truth of Scripture in matters of conduct and morals.
  11. Sanctity of Life – Affirming that all human life is created by God, from conception, and therefore is precious.
  12. Family – Strengthening and encouraging families, guided by God’s biblical models.
“Write them on the doorframes of your houses and on your gates.” – Deuteronomy 11:20