children's discipleship

Sunday Discipleship @ the CROSSING CAMPUS
9 AM:  Nursery - Grade 5     11 AM: Nursery to 4 years. 

Sunday Discipleship @ the ALTAMONT CAMPUS
10 AM: Nursery to 3rd grade

Valley Bible Church is centered on the person and work of Jesus Christ, grounded in the Word of God found in the Bible, and motivated and empowered by the Holy Spirit to serve God and love one another.  Our ministry to families grows out of this good soil in 3 areas:

PARENT DISCIPLE-MAKERS:
Equip parents to make disciples ...
starting  in their home.
MINISTRY TEAM:
Inter-generational disciple-makers  equipping the children of VBC to live, grow and serve.
STUDENT PARTICIPATION:
Invite our youngest members to actively participate in the life of Christ at VBC.
COFFEE WITH DADS CHILDREN'S DISCIPLESHIP TEAM  BIBLE QUESTION ARCHIVES 
SUBSCRIBE TO THE PARENT UPDATE  FAQ JUMBLE 
FAMILY DISCIPLESHIP BLOG   SCRIPTURE SONGS 
CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS PASSAGES
If you’ve grown up in the post television world, it’s likely you have watched one or two Christmas specials. One of my favorites is “A Charlie Brown Christmas” in which Charlie Brown picks the most pitiful and neglected Christmas “tree” to bring home. This year  I am preparing to give the Christmas Eve sermon. In anticipation … Continue reading CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS PASSAGES
Let’s Talk Politics and Religion!
Aren’t those the two things we are told never to discuss at dinner?  What is it about these areas of human life that cause so much tension and anxiety? Probably you can recall an uncomfortable conversation with a political zealot or someone who has been religiously dogmatic. Perhaps you frequently find yourself at the center of heated debates. As … Continue reading Let’s Talk Politics and Religion!
THE EXAMINED LIFE
Socrates is quoted saying “the unexamined life is not worth living”. The Greek philosopher was doggedly committed to understanding and living a life of virtue. As parents we might try our own variety of Socratic questioning with our children: “What were you thinking?!”.  Admittedly, when asking those kind of questions, I am usually asking from … Continue reading THE EXAMINED LIFE
Dec
24
December 24
Sunday 9:00 AM
Dec
31
December 31
Sunday 9:00 AM
Jan
07
January 07
Sunday 9:00 AM
Feb
04
February 04
Sunday 9:00 AM
Feb
04
February 04
Sunday 9:00 AM
If you are like many parents, you may feel at least a little bit awkward or out of your depth when it comes to discussing topics of sexuality with your children. Our cultural norms are changing so rapidly that parents no longer have the social support or even time to engage with our children solely on our own timetable. During this class we will be looking at a biblical framework for discussing the physical, mental, emotional and relational changes that are part of God's design for your children in the coming years.
Valley Bible Church, 7106 Johnson Dr, Pleasanton, CA 94588, US
Mar
04
March 04
Sunday 9:00 AM
Apr
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April 01
Sunday 9:00 AM

Nathan Baird
Pastor to Families & Children

Karen Glavee
Children's Ministry Administrator