Our Mission

Our mission is coming alongside local churches advancing the Gospel of Jesus Christ together to reach our neighbors and the nations.

Find out what that means

Our Core Values
  • Biblical Truth
  • Global Mission
  • Gospel Partnership
  • Local Churches
  • Fervent Prayer
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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 & Revitalization

    15.83

  • Church Engagement & Mobilization

    13.57

  • Missions & Ministry Resources

    9.61

  • Ministry Support Services

    6.11

  • Leadership & Convention Relations

    3.88

Find out more about the Cooperative Program

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