Welcome to Valley Community Baptist Church. We are one church in multiple locations with campuses in Avon and Bristol, CT. Our mission is to honor God and grow in Christ by worshipping God, equipping believers, bringing people to Christ and serving our neighbors. We would be honored to have you join us

Worship Service Times & Styles

Each weekend, there are six worship services in two locations: Sundays at 10 a.m. at Greene-Hills School in Bristol. Saturdays at 5 p.m. and Sundays at 8, 9:30, and 11:15 a.m in the Sanctuary in Avon. There's also a service at 11:15 a.m. at the Avon Campus in The Venue. There are communal dinners on most Saturday and Tuesday evenings at the Avon Campus. We also meet as small groups and classes throughout the week.  We look forward to meeting you.



Avon: 590 West Avon Road, Avon, Connecticut. Get directions and contact information.

Bristol: 718 Pine Street, Bristol Connecticut. We meet at Greene-Hills School in Bristol.

Children & Students

We encourage families to worship together on the weekend, and then choose children's programs and communities for middle school and high school students. During the week, we offer age-specific clubs and gatherings for children, middle school and high school students

There are also special events like summer camps, student retreats and the family summit that will help children and parents grow in their relationships with each other and God.


At Valley Community Baptist Church, we value knowing the truth of God and obeying His Word. Senior Pastor Jay Abramson is the lead teaching pastor. We invite you to listen to the latest sermon series.




At Valley, we desire to help women discover assurance and hope in their identity in Jesus Christ and to find safety and satisfaction in Him. 

We will treasure Christ together through ...


Classes & Groups 


Women's Bible Study: God of Creation | Jeannette Brennan | Avon Campus 

Dive into the first eleven chapters of Genesis with discussion questions and teaching videos by Jen Wilkin. Revisit familiar stories and historical figures and discover deeper meanings in the text. As God reveals Himself through Scripture, we begin to understand ourselves better when we see the character, attributes, and promises of our Creator. The workbook is $15. The study begins January 2 at 6:15 p.m. in the Sanctuary, and then in Room 328B. Book Cost: $15. REGISTER HERE

Leadership Development | Avon Campus (This is part of a Men's Fraternity program, but this class is also for women): Your Leadership Plan (Jan. 23 - Feb. 27): Who does God want you to be? What does God want you to do? At work? At home? At church? We will look at developing a leadership plan that includes your spiritual gifts and leadership strengths. The study begins January 23 at 6:15 p.m. in the Sanctuary, and then in Room 328A. REGISTER HERE

Precept | LuAnn Turbiak | Avon Campus - Book of Esther: What is your purpose? Why does God place you in certain places during specific times? God is sovereign, providential and always working in the affairs of His creation even when we are unaware. Esther attained royalty for "such a time as this." She allowed God to use her in difficult situations. Are you willing to do the same? The study meets Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. in Room 206. Book Cost: $10.                                                                                           The study begins March 6.  REGISTER HERE


Mothers of Preschoolers | Kelly MacChesney, Meg Pascucci | Avon Campus

This community features great speakers on topics such as strengthening your marriage, improving your mothering skills, growing in your faith, and fostering meaningful friendships. Invite a friend! We always have great food, hot coffee, and lots of conversation around the table. MOPS meets from September to May, roughly every other Monday, from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. in Room 206. There is a $55 fee for MOPS International dues and craft materials. REGISTER HERE

Moms Bible Study | Heather James | Avon Campus

This Bible study group meets twice monthly at the Avon Campus. Using the book None Like Him by Jen Wilkin as a springboard, we’ll dive into the Bible together and study the character of God. Knowing God’s character affects our daily lives, our relationships, just about everything! All women are welcome. Please join us! MBS meets from September to May, roughly every other Wednesday, from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. in Room 206. Book cost is $10. Childcare available. REGISTER HERE

ESL Book Club/Bible Study | Val Prado, Sandy Martin | Avon Campus

An ESL Bible study for women meets every first and third Thursday of the month from 10-11:30 a.m. in the Library at the Avon Campus. There will be a focus on comprehension and conversation as together we read and discuss the book Embrace Grace by Liz Curtis Higgs.. No registration required. For more information, contact Val Prado.

Community Bible Study | Avon Campus

Community Bible Study meets September to May every Thursday at 9:15 a.m. This year, CBS will study the Book of Acts over 30 weeks. Participants will see the Holy Spirit working through the lives of the apostles and the believers in the early church. This course includes pertinent application for today's believers and strong teaching on the foundation of the church - Jesus Christ. To register, email Irene Mosher or call her at 860.758.7163.






Contact Us

Jerry Costley 
Pastor of Spiritual Growth 
& Discipleship
860.673.6826 x139

Olga Borek
Administrative Assistant
860.673.6826 x132

Heather James
Women's Ministry Coordinator
860.673.6826 x104