Join a virtual table!

A twist on tables Tables are small, regularly scheduled gatherings of people within the SBCC community that typically involve a shared meal and intentional connection over the questions, “Where are you?” and “What do you want?” Many of you are already involved in one of our tables, and we’ve loved hearing how you are continuing to meet virtually. In this time of social distancing, while we’re missing …

A special Easter gathering coming to you

We’ll see you Easter Sunday!  Our Easter gathering will look a little different this year than in previous years, but we are excited to share with you a special Easter experience via film! This Sunday, Easter Sunday, look for a video link for our 2020 Easter gathering on our website as well as links on Facebook and Instagram. The video will include a worship set, liturgy, and teaching. Here …

Caring for our community

What do you have? What do you need?  It seems we’re still seeing new effects of COVID-19 develop in our collective and individual health, economy, relationships, and more every day. In order to help assess where needs lie and what resources are available, we’ve created a submission form where you can either express a need or let us know if you …

Kids’ online teaching resources available

Tools from our kids’ curriculum provider We miss you! And our kids’ rooms feel especially empty right now. We hope you are all staying safe and healthy. We wanted to let you know of a resource you might want to take advantage of if you are caring for children. In response to church gatherings being canceled all across the country, …

CLICK HERE for the latest updates on COVID-19 & our community

PLEASE READ: South Bend City Church has suspended all weekly gatherings in attempts to help curb the spread of COVID-19. While we are not meeting weekly in person, we are as committed as ever to being a community of grace and peace for our city and the world. OUR NEXT OUTDOOR GATHERING IS SUNDAY, AUGUST 9, at 6:30 p.m. at …

Join us for gatherings via podcast & chime in via phone!

We want to hear from you! We’ve been releasing a new podcast each week during our time of suspended gatherings, and we wanted to let you know about a new way we’re hoping to help you stay connected. We’ve set up a phone number you can call to engage more with our podcast teachings. Listen to the week’s podcast, posted each …

Navigating COVID-19: What’s next for SBCC

What to look for in the weeks to come While we’re all learning how to navigate days of quarantine, travel restrictions, school and workplace closings, and all the other effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, we wanted to let you know a few ways we’re planning to help you stay connected and resourced in the coming days.  Each Sunday, we’ll release a new podcast …

A message from Jason: Staffing updates

Staff news from our lead pastor Hey friends, I hope you’re finding ways to take care of yourself, your loved ones, and your neighbors as we all adapt to the quickly changing circumstances surrounding the pandemic. We’re hearing from the CDC and state leaders that it may be 8 weeks before we’re able to gather again in person, and we’ve …

Updates on suspended gatherings

With the suspension of our gatherings in response to the spread of COVID-19, we wanted to share with you our plan going forward. The South Bend City Church podcast will have fresh teaching episodes available each Sunday morning for the duration of our gathering suspension, and we’re dreaming about some additional content that we’ll release through the podcast feed as …

UPDATE: Gatherings canceled until further notice

Earlier today, we sent an email letting you know that we were keeping a close eye on word from our public officials regarding the COVID-19 virus. With the governor of Indiana limiting non-essential gathering sizes, we are canceling all gatherings beginning TONIGHT. This means NO GATHERINGS for Thursday, March 12, or Sunday, March 15, and you can assume that our …