“Christ is all, and in all.” - Colossians 3:11
“Anything, even if it be the blessed production of the eternal Spirit of God, which takes the place of Christ, which shuts out Christ from the soul is dangerous. In the great work of salvation, Christ must be everything or nothing. From Him solely, from Him entirely, from Him exclusively must pardon and justification be drawn. Whatever, then, rises between the soul in His absence, whatever would take His place in the affections must be surrendered. Is it as the plucking out of a right eye? It must be yielded. Is it as the cutting off of a right hand? Let it go. Christ in His Godhead, Christ in His humanity, Christ in His great and finished work, and Christ in His mediatorial fullnesss must be all in all to the believer.” - Octavius Winslow
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Pioneer Valley Baptist Chapel’s beginnings stretch back to 1973 at Baptist Bible College in Springfield, Missouri. Two students, Earl Jackson and Steven Graham, met and became friends. Their friendship was rooted in their understanding of scripture, both, separately, and under different circumstances had come to see in the scriptures in the form of theology called Calvinistic or reformed.
Their friendship eventually led them to the establishment of Pioneer Valley Baptist Chapel in Chicopee, Massachusetts in 1975. They labored together in the early years until Pastor Jackson moved to Texas to pastor. The church continues under Pastor Graham today. We are a gathered group of baptized believers who by God’s Grace worship and serve Jesus Christ our Saviour as grace enables us.
Our church is a Charter Member of the Reformed Baptist Network (RBNet) and holds to the London Baptist Confession of Faith (1689) as an expression of theological understanding taught by the scriptures. We are mission minded, supporting a variety of Mission works both at home and abroad. We are involved as a church in youth camp, Christian schooling, and other outreach and para-church ministries. We would love to have you come and visit us if traveling through New England. If you are searching for a church home, please visit or CONTACT US. We are unique, we are serious about our faith. We are zealous for our God, and we would love to meet you and have you meet us.
(We are handicap accessible with an elevator so anyone who cannot use the stairs can use the elevator. Plus we provide a live stream in the Sunday School room on the first floor).
Pastor Steven Graham
56 Perkins Street
Chicopee, Massachusetts 01013
Sunday School: 10 – 11 AM
Sunday Service: 11 AM – 1 PM
Sunday Evening: 6:30 – 8 PM
Wednesday Prayer: 6:30 – 8 PM