About Blackstone Valley Baptist Church

Our Purpose

The Purpose of our existence is to win sinners to Jesus Christ and to incorporate them into His local church family, to develop them to their fullest potential as saints and to equip them as servants for their ministry through the church to the world, to enlist them to become obedient soldiers in God’s army in order to glorify God in their daily life.

Our Mission

We believe:

  • That the mission of the church is that which was given by Christ. Matthew 28:19-20; Acts 1:8
  • That the mission of the church is that which was exemplified for us by the New Testament church of the Acts. cf. 2:41-47
  • That the mission of the local church is glorify is to glorify God. Romans 15:6-7; Ephesians 1:5-6; 1:12, 14, 18; 3:21; I Peter 4:11; cf. II Thessalonians 1:10
  • That the mission of the local church is to purify herself. Ephesians 5:26-27; John 15:2; Hebrews 12:10; I Corinthians 11:32; 11:28-31; I John 2:3-6; II Corinthians 7:1; Acts 5:11; Romans 16:17; II Thessalonians 3:6; Titus 3:10-11; I John 3:2
  • That the mission of the local church is to edify herself. Ephesians 4:11-16; Colossians 2:7; Jude 20; II Timothy 2:15
  • That the mission of the local church is to educate its constituency. Ephesians 4:11-12; Matthew 28:19-20; Philippians 4:8
  • That the mission of the local church is to uphold the church ordinances. Matthew 28:19; Acts 2:41; I Corinthians 11:26
  • That the mission of the local church is to evangelize the world. Matthew 28:19; Acts 1:8; Mark 16:15; Luke 24:46-48
  • That the mission of the local church is to act as a restraining and enlightening force in the world. Matthew 5:13-16; cf. I I Thessalonians 2:6-7; II Corinthians 5:19; Philippians 2:16; Jude 3
  • That the mission of the local church is to promote all things that are good. Galatians 6:10; Acts 10:38-39; John 9:35-38