February 11, 2015
Seasonal Events

Lent is just around the corner!

Join us Tuesday, February 17th at 6pm for a Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner, complete with food, fellowship, and fun pancake races.

Then on Wednesday, February 18th at 7pm, we will begin the season of Lent with an Ash Wednesday service tha is family friendly.
December 22, 2014
January Small Groups

Here are the details:

Begins Monday, January 12th - Study of Hebrews
Begins Tuesday, January 13th - Women's Spiritual Formation
Begins Wednesday, January 14th - History of Christianity
December 22, 2014
Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

December 24th

Join us at 5:30pm for our annual Candlelight Service to celebrate the birth of Jesus!
October 29, 2014
Slow Church

Wednesday, November 12th

Join us at 7pm in the fellowship hall for a conversation with Chris Smith, author of Slow Church to find out how we can cultivate community in the patient way of Jesus.  You can register here.
October 22, 2014
Run for Shelter

Saturday, November 22nd

Run for Shelter!  Carpenter's Shelter is holding a fundraising run - there will be a 10k, a 5k, and a 1k walk/fun run to choose from.  The event starts at 8am on November 22nd.  More details and registration can be found at Carpenter's Shelter.

October 7, 2014
Same-Sex Weddings
Commonwealth Baptist Church will happily perform same-sex weddings! Please contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it if you would like to get married.
September 17, 2014
Hunger Free Alexandria

Fall Festival

Sunday, September 21st

Commonwealth Baptist Church is joining with other local organizations to raise awareness about hunger right here in our community.  The event will take place at Fairlington Presbyterian Church, from 12:30 - 2:30pm.  More information can be found at www.hungerfreealexandria.com.
August 26, 2014
Carpenter's Shelter

Wednesday, September 10th

We will be preparing and serving a meal for Carpenter's Shelter on Wednesday, September 10th.  We will need people who can prepare the food as well as people who can help serve dinner at 6:30pm.  If you are interested in helping out, please contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

August 26, 2014
Serve with ALIVE!

Friday evening, August 29th

Saturday morning, August 30th

We set a goal to collect 50 backpacks for Alive! Well, you donated 72! Thank you. We'll take the backpacks to the Cora Kelly Center at 6:30pm on Friday and help Alive! tag them for distribution. If you would like to help pass out groceries or the backpacks, we'll be at Cora Kelly on Saturday from 8:30-12:30.


Your First Visit

  • All are welcome, no exceptions! No need to dress up or give money.
  • Click here for driving directions. We have plenty of parking.
  • Bring the kids! We are family friendly and offer professional childcare.
“You shall love your neighbor as yourself.”
- Matthew, 12:31