• 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

back to school

Blessing of the Backpacks & Picnic

Sunday, August 31st

Bring your backpack to church this Sunday, and we will say a blessing for all those who will be attending school this year.  After the service, we will have a picnic to reconnect with all those who have been away for summer vacations.  If you can bring a side or dessert, please do!




Brainstorming Session

Sunday, September 7th

As we prepare to enter our budgeting season, we would like to hear from you!  We will be having a brainstorming session during Common Grounds to determine where you think our budgeting priorities should be.  Please come and share your thoughts!