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Study of The Word with Rev. Dr. John J. Cox is a great way to get grounded in practical Christian principles. We gather virtually every Wednesday at 1:00 and 6:30 PM, and invite you to come grow with us. See zoom credentials below.

1:00 PM – Zoom ID: 846 7082 5388, password – growing

6:30 PM – Zoom ID: 813 9642 7415, password – growing

OR, Call-in number:  01 715 8592 US 

1:00 PM Call-in passcode: 4298488 

6:30 PM Call-in passcode: 4141316

Congratulations Pastor Cox on your appointment

News About Our Pastor

Congratulations Rev. Dr. John J. Cox!

The Vermont Avenue Baptist Church family has formed a partnership with the Georgetown University Lombardi Cancer Center. Rev. Cox was selected to serve on the Lombardi Center’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Advisory Council (DEI).

The Georgetown Lombardi Cancer Center (DEI) Advisory Council’s strategic objectives are to guide the Georgetown Lombardi DEI Office to execute the cancer center’s DEI Plan. The advisory board provides feedback and identifying strategies and outlets for broad outreach to recruit trainees, postdoctoral fellows and faculty from groups underrepresented in cancer research. It also reviews strategies to foster retention, promote inclusion and advance leadership among women and groups underrepresented in cancer research.  For more information click the link below.

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Every 2nd and 4th Friday, 6:00 – 7:30


This service is our intentional way of making traditional church attractive to young people who do NOT want a traditional worship experience. It’s a welcomed addition to our church, and positions us to reach more young people for Jesus Christ. Our ability to share Christ with the next generation will help ensure a bright future for our church. God continues to do amazing things.

VABC Family Fun Day Activities for Community Outreach

VABC Vision & Mission


Strengthening families and communities one life at a time.


Inspiring people toward a closer relationship with God by teaching God’s Word, creating disciples, sharing our faith, nurturing an awareness of our responsibility to one another, and building community.

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Join Us for In-Person Worship Every Sunday at 10:45 AM

This Month’s Series, “God’s Design for the Church”

7:30 AM – Virtual (YouTube)
10:45 AM – In-Person

Tuesday Prayer Call – 12:00 Noon
Conference Call Number: 605-313-4159
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