Our Mission

We strengthen and mobilize churches to make disciples and plant churches for Jesus Christ through Gospel partnership.

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Our Core Values
  • Our foundation is the Word of God
  • Our focus is strengthening the local church
  • Our future includes church planting
  • Our fellowship is built on healthy relationships
  • Our function is to assist churches to be on mission
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Reasons why churches affiliate with the SBC of Virginia*

Commitment to the Inerrancy of God’s Word
— All Scripture is inspired by the Holy Spirit; It is totally true and trustworthy

Autonomy of the Local Church
— Under the authority of the Holy Spirit

Ministry Investment Plan
— Gives more than 50% of funds received through the Cooperative Program

Trust of Ministry Partners
— Partnerships and projects are Southern Baptist creating accountability and supervision

Emphasis on Evangelism
— Sharing the Gospel locally and around the world

Resources close to the Church
— Missionaries live and serve across the state

Minister and Staff Support
— Fellowships, Retreats, Scholarships, Matching retirement

Biblical Stand on Social Issues
— Abortion, Homosexuality, Racism, Pornography, Marriage

Confession of Faith
— Baptist Faith and Message 2000

Streamlined, Unified Budget
— Easy to understand and upfront

*Based on comments of pastors and members who have recently partnered.

Let's partner together to spread the Gospel

How to Partner

Cooperative Program

How your money is distributed.


Southern Baptist Convention


SBC of Virginia

Southern Baptist Convention - 51%

  • International Mission Board


  • North American Mission Board


  • Theological Education Ministries


  • Other SBC Ministries


  • Cooperative Program Resourcing


SBC of Virginia - 49%

  • Church Planting & Revitalization


  • Church Engagement & Mobilization


  • Missions & Ministry Resources


  • Ministry Support Services


  • Leadership & Convention Relations


Find out more about the Cooperative Program

It's the financial fuel for reaching every person for Jesus Christ.
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