Pastor Roger Valci
“There is only one mission of the church. No board, denomination or senior leader can alter the course our Lord has set before us. God plants churches to reach cities.”
-Pastor Roger Valci
About Our Lead Pastor
Dr. Roger Valci is engineer, pastor, philanthropist, author, educator, filmmaker and playwright.
He is the Lead Pastor of Valley Christian Center and Schools in Dublin, California and founder and president of CityServe of the Tri-valley, a non profit comprised of twenty-seven churches that have donated over two hundred thousand volunteer hours to their community.
He is author of CityGENE, a curriculum that advocates the belief that “God plants churches to reach cities” and playwright for Cosmic Christmas a dramatic portrayal the Christmas story from Heaven’s perspective. He is a Davey’s award filmmaker for, 40 Reasons, a film that depicts the grandeur and beauty of salvation. Recently, Roger spent a summer with the LGBT+ families in his church and schools resulting in a historical document of integration, An invitation to the LGBTQ community from Valley Christian Center. His latest work is a drafted declaration that explains the spiritual obligation a church has to its Christian school.
The City Gene
Below is Season 1 of CityGENE. The source material is Pastor Roger’s and he plays the role of narrator for each film. Each episode tells the story of Bay Area pastors who have this unique DNA where they pastor their church with the city in view.
The stories you will hear are genuine, challenging, and will inspire churches to catch the CityGENE. Pastor Roger wrote each of the teaching segments.