• 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


Monday and Tuesday Evening Groups

Our Monday night Bible Study resumes October 16th - we meet at 7pm.  We are going to study the Minor Prophets.  Email Pastor Marty for more information.
Our Tuesday Women's Spiritual Formation Group resumes October 17th - we meet at 7pm.  We will be reading and discussing Wil Gafney's Womanist Midrash: A Reintroduction to the Women of the Torah and the Throne.  Email Pastor Robin for more information.


ALIVE! Last Saturday Food Distribution

Our next service day is Saturday, October 28th.  We meet at Cora Kelly Recreation Center at 8:30am and help bag and distribute groceries until about 12:30pm.  This is an easy, fun way to help our Alexandria neighbors!