Join us for a special Easter gathering!

On Easter Sunday, April 1, we’re celebrating our one-year anniversary of Sunday gatherings, and we hope you’ll join us! Take a look at the video here to see some of our journey thus far on our way to becoming a community of grace and peace. We are so grateful for where we’ve been and where we believe God is taking us, together. Don’t …

We’re growing (again)! New gathering times beginning Easter Sunday

You’ve often heard us say that SBCC is a place for people who don’t have a spiritual home, and apparently the word has gotten out! After six months of growing to capacity in some of our children’s space and our adult space, we are adding another Sunday gathering! Four gatherings means we will have the privilege of making space for people …

Our next Streets workshop!

This Sunday and Tuesday in our gatherings, we will talk more about our passion to care for vulnerable children in our community. There is great need for foster & adoptive families in our area, so if you’ve ever been curious about fostering or adopting, or have wondered about other ways you might be able to contribute in a non-parental role, …

Time to join a Table!

Our second round of Tables is just kicking off! We’ve got convenient locations whether you’re in South Bend or a little farther away. We also have a new middle school Table that recently launched. There’s still time to get in on hosting, especially if you’re able to provide a kid-friendly space. If you are interested, please email us as soon …

We’re hiring!

We’re excited to be adding to our growing staff team! Our Director of Children’s Ministry will serve in a full-time capacity, and we are looking to fill this position as soon as possible. Please consider sharing this opportunity with those who might be qualified and interested. Role Summary: This is a dynamic role with a new church plant that’s growing …

Holiday happenings: Gather, give, and serve!

Holiday gatherings The Advent season has begun, and we’re excited to have you join us in whatever ways you are able as we anticipate and celebrate the holidays together. Here is some important info about our upcoming gatherings: – Sunday 12/24 – Candlelight services at 9 & 11 a.m. (Lower/upper elementary will participate in gatherings) AND 11 p.m. (No children’s …

Halloween is here! No gathering – just good neighboring!

Tonight’s the night! TONIGHT is Halloween! Just a reminder that there will be NO GATHERING this evening. We’ve been eagerly waiting this day so we can each spend some time with family, friends, or neighbors. We’ll see you next week as we continue learning together about what it means to be a good neighbor. We’ve invited some friends from the …

Join us for a ribbon-cutting & open house Oct. 24!

We’re celebrating with our neighbors This Tuesday, Oct. 24, we’re getting together with our neighbors at Studebaker 112 for a ribbon-cutting and open house! We’ve been in our space for several months, but we wanted to celebrate our move-in along with the other businesses who share the building with us (Cup Print, a paper cup printing company; and Woodsmith, a …

Baptisms are happening next week!

You can still register for baptism! We’re getting ready for our very first baptisms at South Bend City Church! We look forward to this sacramental experience together, and we hope you can join us for one of our three gatherings on Sunday, Oct. 8 (9 or 11 a.m.), or Tuesday, Oct. 10 (7 p.m.). If you’re interested in being baptized, …

Our first baptisms – coming in October!

Baptism is a sacramental experience that our community shares as people respond to the Good News that Jesus preached about God’s kingdom. The water is a rich symbol – it reminds us of the way that God freed the Israelites from their slavery in Egypt, and it represents our joining Jesus in His death and resurrection. People who get baptized …