(Babies – Grade 4)
Our Kids Ministry is divided into two groups: G1 Pre-School (Babies-K) and G1 Elementary (1-4). We teach our kids how to live a God-First life. We meet Sunday during regular service times and Wednesday evenings at 6:30 pm.
At SUB30, we equip young adults between 18-30 years to make the best life decisions now. Join us on Thursdays at 7 pm.
Daughters is a community of women awakening to who their Heavenly Father created them to be. We meet on Wednesdays at 6:30 pm and Saturdays at 10:00 in Room 116.
Prime Timers is a small group for ages 55 and older. We meet on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 5:00 pm in Room 113.
SV LEADERS IN ACTION (LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT)
Leadership is influence; nothing more or less. Do you want to learn how to lead more effectively in every area of your life? If yes, SV Leaders in Action, is for you. We are committed to training and developing our members according to Ephesians 4:12-16: to equip the saints for the work of ministry, for building up the body of Christ, 13 until we all attain to the unity of the faith and of the knowledge of the Son of God.
OUTREACH AND MISSIONS
While our church does much outreach from our campus in Temple we are forever tied to our urban roots in the City of Reading. We partner with City Light Ministry, an Outreach to both unsheltered homeless and at-risk youth. As for outside our city and county, SV partners with Men and Women of Action (MWOA), our denominations construction and disaster relief ministry. MWOA projects have brought us to several states including many trips to Puerto Rico and the Bahamas.
And into the world with trips to countless countries.
Tuesday evening Prayer meeting is for anyone who would like to take some time out of the regular day and commune with God. It’s a time of devotion and prayer with a group of people with the same goal of spending time with God. We meet every Tuesday from 7:00pm to 8:00pm.
SPRING VALLEY FOOD BANK
We partnered with the Greater Berks Food Bank, now Helping Harvest, to serve the residents of Berks County and the students from Albright college each month. Hours of operation are, the 3rd Wednesday of each month, 5:30pm-7:00pm. Also the Saturday following the 3rd Wednesday, 8:00am-10:00am.
The benevolence ministry is designed to financially assist members of our local church body who are experiencing a financial crisis. We also offer budget counseling and we direct our clients to other resources that are available in our church and in the community.
The Visitation ministry team visits attendees of Spring Valley and their family members who are admitted to local hospitals. Occasionally we travel to hospitals in Hershey, Lehigh and Philadelphia. We also visit those in rehab centers, prisons, our senior members at assisted living facilities and personal homes. This team of volunteers is dedicated to bringing joy to the hearts of those who need it most.
Our counseling ministry exists to give Biblical guidance to attendees of Spring Valley. All information is held in strict confidentiality, except where the law requires confidentiality be overridden.
This ministry meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 6:30am-8:00pm. They knit shawls that are distributed mainly to cancer patients in several hospitals.
The boutique serves berks county by providing free clothing for all ages. Household items and shoes are also available for a small donation. These events are held bimonthly.
Marriage: We believe marriage is defined in the Bible as a covenant, a sacred bond between one man and one woman, instituted by and publicly entered into before God (Matthew 19:4-6).