• Commonwealth Baptist Church
  • Commonwealth Baptist Church
  • Commonwealth Baptist Church
  • Commonwealth Baptist Church
  • Commonwealth Baptist Church

All are welcome, no exceptions.

Commonwealth Baptist is an open and affirming church in the Rosemont neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia, close to Old Town and Del Ray. We are a loving Christian community focused on worship, service, and uncommon compassion. No matter who you are, you are welcome here.

Your First Visit

  • Worship is from 11am to 12pm on Sunday. Come as you are! Some of us wear suits, others t-shirts and flip-flops. What to expect >>
  • We welcome and affirm all people in our worship and mission regardless of age, race, gender, sexual identity, economic status, or social standing. Who we are >>
  • We are a progressive community of faith dedicated to fellowship, growth, and service. What we believe >>
  • Bring the kids! We offer Sunday School, professional childcare, and children are welcome in worship. Learn more >>
  • We have a full parking lot behind the church, and plenty of street parking. Click here for directions to Commonwealth Baptist Church from your home.

Latest News and Events


1st Sunday of Advent

We are kicking off the season of Advent with our traditional "Hanging of the Green" service this Sunday, November 30th.  Join us at 11am as we tell the stories behind the symbols and traditions of the season.




blue christmas

Blue Christmas Service

Not everyone feels like decking the halls at Christmas.  For many, the holiday season is a reminder of loss.  To make space for people who grieve, we'll hold a Blue Christmas Service at 7:30pm on Wednesday, December 17th.