Nansemond River Baptist Church, Suffolk – Vision:
To glorify God and exalt Jesus Christ by reaching up through worship and prayer, reaching in through discipleship and fellowship, and reaching out through evangelism and ministry.
Nansemond River Baptist Church, Suffolk – Mission:
Make Disciples that Make Disciples.
Nansemond River Baptist Church, Suffolk – Core Values:
1. Value expositional preaching in corporate gatherings, the systematic teaching of God’s Word in small groups, and the personal study and application of Scripture by all believers.
2. Value worship and prayer and seek to glorify God both corporately and individually.
3. Value every human life and demonstrate God’s love to all people at all times while giving special support to those in need including the unborn, the orphan, and the widow.
4. Value the gospel and its centrality to the life and mission of all believers and the unifying message of the church as they seek to proclaim the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus in the community and around the world.
5. Value a diverse, multi-generational congregation, led by a plurality of elders and served by faithful deacons, which is driven to accomplish the mission of making disciples together.
6. Value marriage and family; work to honor marriages, support families, partner with parents to disciple their children, and encourage singles in their commitment to Christ.