Sanctuary Church is a Church for everyone to know and follow Jesus.
We Pray That Each Person who comes to Sanctuary Church will find hope in redemption, life in Jesus, freedom from brokenness, and community in the local church.
WE ENGAGE the world with the message of Jesus.
We Share Our Faith. We believe a vibrant part of the Christian walk is sharing our faith with others because we see God at work in us and in the world. (Philemon 6, 1 Peter 3:15-16)
We Look Like Heaven. Every tribe, tongue, and nation will worship God together in Heaven, so we desire to reflect that here. (Revelation 7:9)
We Love Our Community. Jesus calls us to love where we live. Through meeting needs and caring for others, we demonstrate our love for our local community. (Matthew 25:35-40)
WE GROW as followers of Jesus.
We Believe the Bible. We believe the Bible is authoritative and is God’s word for us by which we understand who God is and how He instructs us to live as He intended us. (2 Tim 3:16-17; Psalm 119:105)
We Grow in Our Faith. We believe that a person who follows Jesus is intentionally growing in their faith as individuals and as part of the church. Growth comes through discipleship, serving in the local church, and listening to and following the lead of the Holy Spirit. (James 4:8; 1 Chronicles 28:9)
We Encounter God. We encounter God through worshipping together, being filled and led by the Holy Spirit, and through prayer and studying scripture. Guides desires transformational relationship with each of us. (Acts 4:31; 1 Thessalonians 5:11)
WE GIVE to support the mission of Jesus.
We Give Generously. We believe in being generous because of God’s demonstrated generosity to us and the provided opportunity to bless one another. (Romans 10:14-15)
We Show Compassion. As a church and a part of the larger community of Vacaville, we encourage, support, pray for and love one another just as Jesus modeled. (Matt 9:36; Romans 12:20)
WE SERVE to encourage others in following Jesus
We Serve In Ministry. We believe God gives each person gifts and talents as enabled and empowered by the Holy Spirit to serve in the local church and partner with God in what He is doing through the local church. (1 Peter 4:10-11; Ephesians 4:11-13)
We Encourage Others. We believe we are used by God to encourage, build up and strengthen one another as we follow Jesus together. (1 Peter 4:10-11; Ephesians 4:11-13)