RVC Biblical Priorities
The Bible, not human wisdom, is the final authority for what we believe and how we live. It is God’s Word to us, sufficient to equip us for every good work. (2 Tim. 3:15,16; Heb. 4:12) :: Download a Printable “Read the Bible in a Year” Plan.
The essence of worship is the celebration of God as supremely valued and worthy. We are to worship Him in every aspect of life. (Psalm 96; Rom. 12:1).
Prayer is simply communicating with God. We believe it is the means for an intimate relationship with the Lord and the primary weapon in which to release the power of God in our lives and in this world. (Eph. 6:18; Col. 4:2).
The process of becoming a mature follower of Jesus in every area of life. (Matt. 28:19,20).
Living out our Christian lives in close community with other believers is essential for our spiritual health and growth. (Acts 2:42-47).
Evangelism (local and global)
Taking the Gospel of Christ “across the street and around the world!” (Matt. 28:19,20).
Every member a minister. Every believer has been called by God to serve and be used by Him in this world. (Eph. 4:11-16).
Everything we possess belongs to God. Life is a trust. Therefore we are under loving obligation to invest our God-given time, talents and treasures for the advancement of His Kingdom. (Matt. 25:14-30; 2 Cor. 9:6-8).