Our Mission

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

Find out what that means

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.

51%

Southern Baptist Convention

49%

SBC of Virginia

Southern Baptist Convention - 51%

  • International Mission Board

    24.19

  • North American Mission Board

    10.79

  • Theological Education Ministries

    10.55

  • Other SBC Ministries

    2.19

  • Cooperative Program Resourcing

    3.28

SBC of Virginia - 49%

  • Church Planting

    15.79

  • Church Strengthening

    12.65

  • Mobilizing & Communications

    9.83

  • Ministry Support

    6.89

  • Leadership & Convention Relations

    3.84

Find out more about the Cooperative Program

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