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Welcome

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.

 

Locations

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.

Sermons

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.

Handbook for a Jesus Follower Series


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Handbook for a Jesus Follower: A Study of the Gospel of Mark

January 5, 2014 - Current

September 8, 2013 - April 20, 2014

The Gospel of Mark is written to Roman Christians. Like us, Romans lived very busy lives. The Romans were interested in someone who could help them with the rats’ nest of confusion and twisted ethics. Mark presents Jesus: the Servant King.



 
He Has Risen!

Date: April 20, 2014
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson
Scripture: Mark 16:1-16

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Jesus' Last Week: Coming, Cursing and Cleansing: Jesus Visits Jerusalem

Date: April 13, 2014
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson
Scripture: Mark 11:1-25

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Jesus' Last Week: Twelve Hours Before the Cross

Date: April 6, 2014
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson
Scripture: Mark 14:32-36, 43-50, 53-56, 60-65

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Jesus' Last Week: Signs of the End

Date: March 30, 2014
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson
Scripture: Mark 13:1-31

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Jesus' Last Week: Anointed at Bethany

Date: March 23, 2014
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson
Scripture: Mark 14:1-11

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Are You Sleeping?

Date: March 16, 2014
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson
Scripture: Mark 13:32-37

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The Greatest Commandments and the Greatest Offense

Date: March 2, 2014
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson
Scripture: Mark 12:28-40

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Jesus the Whistleblower

Date: February 23, 2014
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson
Scripture: Mark 12:1-12; Mark 10:32-34

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What's the Danger in Wealth?

Date: February 16, 2014
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson
Scripture: Mark 10:17-31

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Glimpses of the Kingdom

Date: February 9, 2014
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson
Scripture: Mark 9:38-50; 10:13-16

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Why Is Jesus So Harsh Concerning Divorce?

Date: February 2, 2014
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson
Scripture: Mark 10:1-12; 12:18-27

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Who Is Great?

Date: January 19, 2014
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson
Scripture: Mark 9:33-37; 10:35-45

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Who Gave You This Authority?

Date: January 12, 2014
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson
Scripture: Mark 9:14-29; 11:27-33

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Seeing the Real Jesus

Date: January 5, 2014
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson
Scripture: Mark 9:2-13

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Confessing Jesus, Part II:
Who Do You Say I Am?

Date: October 27, 2013
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson
Scripture: Mark 8:27-9:1

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Confessing Jesus, Part I:
What Makes Me Clean? Unclean?

Date: October 20, 2013
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson
Scripture: Mark 7:1-15

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Imitating Jesus:
Lessons of Unbelief

Date: October 13, 2013
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson
Scripture: Mark 6:1-6, 34-44

Doubt is a nagging irritant in our lives.

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Imitating Jesus:
Fishing with Navy Seals

Date: October 6, 2013
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson
Scripture: Mark 5:1-20, 35-43

Jesus is a spiritual Navy Seal.

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Responding to Jesus Part II:
What Will You Do With the Seed?

Date: September 29, 2013
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson
Scripture: Mark 4:1-20

Good seed in good soil produce an excellent crop.

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Responding to Jesus: Do You Trust Him?

Date: September 22, 2013
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson
Scripture: Mark 3:7-19

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Discovering Jesus Part 2:
If I Follow Him, What’s in it for Me?

Date: September 15, 2013
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson
Scripture: Mark 2:1-13

What’s in it for you? Guilt Gone, ultimate purpose in life and friendship with God. Beat those benefits!

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Discovering Jesus Part 1:
Who is This Jesus That We’re Following?

Date: September 8, 2013
Speaker: Pastor Jay Abramson

Do you consider yourself a Jesus follower? Then, who is it you’re choosing to serve?

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