• 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


7pm Monday Evenings

We will be viewing and discussing PBS' 4-part series Black America Since MLK: Still I Rise. Contact Pastor Martyif you are interested in more information.


March 25th Food Distribution

Join our time volunteering with ALIVE! on the last Saturday of the month to help distribute food to our Alexandria neighbors who need a little assistance getting through the end of the month.  We meet at 8:30am at the Cora Kelly Recreation Center. Contact Pastor Marty if you are interested in more information.