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 
A Parent’s Worst Nightmare
Being a parent means being vulnerable to unexpected suffering. From health and safety concerns (“Will my child survive to adulthood unharmed and whole?”), to worries about success and happiness (“Will my child make good life decisions?”), to issues of character ( Will she overcome her self-centeredness” ?), there are many ways for parents to be … Continue reading A Parent’s Worst Nightmare
INNER CHRISTMAS TENSION
Thousands of Christmas cards and books display endless variations on scenes from the Biblical account: shepherds with sheep and angels, wisemen on camels, barnyard animals surrounding perfectly illuminated mangers. Like many adults, the Christmas season creates internal tension for me. The familiar postcard depictions draw me toward the nostalgia of a childhood that experienced Christmas without … Continue reading INNER CHRISTMAS TENSION
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
Jan
28
January 28
Sunday 9:00 AM
Feb
11
February 11
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

Nathan Baird
Pastor to Families & Children

Karen Glavee
Children's Ministry Administrator